New Mexico State vs. Grand Canyon – Women’s College Basketball Game Preview – Jan. 19, 2023

The Grand Canyon Antelopes (13-4, 5-1 WAC) will be looking to continue a five-game winning streak when they defeat the New Mexico State Aggies (9-9, 4-2 WAC) on Thursday, January 19, 2023. align Grand Canyon University Arena. The contest will take place at 8:00 p.m. ET. Olivia Lane led Grand Canyon to a 61-52 win over UT Rio Grande Valley on Saturday, scoring 13 points in the game. New Mexico State lost to Utah Tech 67-65 in the team’s final game on Saturday despite a team-high 22 points from Tayelin Grays. Watch live games this season for 25+ women’s collegiate basketball conferences on ESPN+ and check out the top 25 Division 1 rankings here.

Grand Canyon team stats

Grand Canyon’s 74.5 points per game this season beats the 58.8 points per contest that New Mexico state is giving up. The Antelopes are 13-3 if they field over 59 points. The Antelopes make 64.3 percent of their free throws as a team, the 13th-best mark in the WAC. Lane hits 4.4 free throws per game to lead Grand Canyon while knocking down 81 percent of her attempts at the line.

New Mexico state team statistics

The average Aggies average per game of 63.8 points is more than the 59.2 Grand Canyon gives up. If the state of New Mexico hits the 59-point mark, it will be 7-5 on an annual basis. When they hit the free throw line, which they do 14 times per game, the Aggies shoot 66.7 percent, which is ninth in the WAC. Molly Kaiser is New Mexico State’s top shooter from the line, making 2.9 free throws per game while shooting 79 percent.

Grand Canyon players to watch

Lane leads Grand Canyon in scoring, amassing 10.5 points per game. Naudia Evans leads the roster with 3.1 assists and a 10.4 point average, while Evan Zars leads the Antelopes with 7.7 rebounds per game and adds 8.4 points. Evans is the best bet for the Grand Canyon from across the arch. She makes the roster in threes per game at every turn, drilling 1.6 threes per contest with a 36 percent shot percentage from downtown.Player stats reflect 17 out of 17 games this season.

Players from the state of New Mexico in mind

Kaiser leads New Mexico State in scoring, averaging 11.2 points and 1.6 steals per game. Ene Adams leads the Aggies with 4.9 rebounds per game and adds 4.4 points, while Taylor Donaldson leads the roster with 2.4 assists and an average of 7.8 points per game while 24 percent are shot from beyond the arc .Player stats reflect 18 out of 18 games this season.Powered by Data Skrive

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