|Utah||J DuBois 11.7||J Loveridge 6.8||J DuBois 3.0|
|Stanford||D Powell 15.3||J Huestis 9.6||A Bright 3.4|
Stanford hosts Utah at Maples Pavilion on Sunday. Tipoff is at 5 p.m. EST and you can catch it on Pac-12 Network. The Cardinal beat the Utes 87-56 on Jan. 27 and are 2-1 against them over the last four years.
Utah is in 10th place in the Pac-12 and will be trying to close the gap with Stanford, who is currently in ninth place.
In their last matchup on Feb. 27, Andy Brown put up 17 points and 8 rebounds for the Cardinal in a loss to Colorado, 65-63. He is putting up 6.5 points per game while also averaging 2.9 rebounds per game. For the Utes, Jordan Loveridge finished with 9 points and 11 rebounds in the 64-46 loss to California on Feb. 28. He is averaging 11.6 points per game and leads the team in rebounds with 6.8 per game.
Stanford has a statistical advantage over Utah in one significant category, scoring, where the Cardinal have an edge over the Utes, 70 points per game to 63 points per game.
- Diaper Dandies love Stanford. Stanford has recruited more McDonald's All-Americans out of high school than Utah (6 vs. 4).
- You'll do better on next semester's exams, right? Stanford currently has a higher Academic Progress Rate (989 to 974) than Utah, per the NCAA.
- Stanford has a better record at home than Utah this season (10-5 vs. 9-7).
- AP voters think more highly of Stanford and ranked them in the AP Top 25 more often over the past 10 years than Utah (55 vs. 17).
- Boom! Stanford humiliated Utah by 31 points the last time they played (Jan 27, 2013).
- The Stanford three-point leader (Chasson Randle, 49 three-pointers) has more three-pointers than the Utah three-point leader (Jarred DuBois, 33 three-pointers).
- The Stanford scoring leader (Dwight Powell, 443 points) has more points than the Utah scoring leader (Jason Washburn, 308 points).
- Stanford is bigger. The average weight of the top 8 players on Stanford is 209 lbs compared to 204 lbs for Utah.
- Stanford is taller. The average height of the top 8 players on Stanford is 77.6 inches compared to 76.2 inches for Utah.
- The Stanford assist leader (Aaron Bright, 84 assists) has more assists than the Utah assist leader (Jarred DuBois, 78 assists).
- Stanford has more wins over the last 5 years than Utah (119 vs. 86).