The St. Louis Billikens look to keep their perfect 5-0 home record alive when they host the struggling Alabama St. Hornets, who are just 1-5 on the road this season, on Saturday night. The Billikens are riding a three-game winning streak, and hope to keep their hot shooting alive over the weekend. The team is currently ranked 26th in the nation in field goal percentage (48.6%), while the Hornets are an abysmal 332nd overall in the same category (37.4%).
The Billikens offense is lead by senior forward Brian Conklin, who is averaging 16.0 points per game on an astonishingly high 64.3% shooting percentage, to go along with 5.0 rebounds per game this season. He is undoubtedly the player to keep an eye on in this matchup.
As for the Hornets, they are led by senior swingman Kenderek Washington, who averages 15.4 points and 5.1 rebounds per game. He is coming off his best performance of the season against Texas Wesleyan, where he poured in 29 points on 10-19 from the floor and 5-9 from beyond the arc and added 9 rebounds in the win.
Here is some information to let you know where to find the game:
Game date, time: 7:00 p.m. CST, Saturday, December 17, 2011
Location: Chaifetz Arena, St. Louis, MO
TV channel: None