Men's College Basketball
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VALP Edge in: DRKE
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Valparaiso at Drake
When: 3:00 PM ET, Saturday, February 16, 2019
Where: The Knapp Center, Des Moines, Iowa
Quick Hits

Overall Team Offense

  • The Drake Bulldogs are ranked 55 for offensive field goal percentage shooting 46.9% while attempting 56.3 shots per game. The Bulldogs shooting percentages include 73.7% for free throw percentage and 36.1% for three point percentage so far this season.
  • The Valparaiso Crusaders are ranked 161 for offensive field goal percentage shooting 44.4% while attempting 52.8 shots per game. The Crusaders shooting percentages include 68.9% for free throw percentage and 32.9% for three point percentage so far this season.

Home and Away

  • The Drake Bulldogs are 10-2 at home this season, 8-5 against conference opponents, and 11-2 against non-conference opponents.
  • At home the Bulldogs are averaging 75.9 scoring, and holding teams to 69.7 points scored on defense.
  • The Valparaiso Crusaders are 5-5 while on the road this season, 6-7 against conference opponents, and 7-6 against non-conference opponents.
  • On the road, the Crusaders are averaging 65.5 scoring, and holding teams to 68.7 points scored on defense.
Stats and Records
Team Comparison
  W/L Strk Home Away Neutral Day Night Conf
Valparaiso 13-13 L2 7-6 5-5 1-2 6-5 7-8 6-7
Drake 19-7 W2 10-2 6-4 3-1 9-4 10-3 8-5
Last Meeting
Valparaiso Drake
Date Away Home Pts Reb FG% Pts Reb FG%
1/26/19 DRKE 70 VALP 59 59 32 37.9 70 36 47.1
Player Stats
Previous Matchup
Points Player Total FG% FTM
Valparaiso D. Sackey 13 40.0 5
Drake D. Wilkins 20 58.3 2
Rebounds Player Total Off Def
Valparaiso D. Lavender 9 1 8
Drake A. Murphy 9 2 7
Assists Player  
Valparaiso J. Freeman 4
Drake A. Murphy 4
Season
Points Player Total FG% FTM
Valparaiso D. Smits 312 59.9 64
Drake N. McGlynn 400 53.0 86
Rebounds Player Total Off Def
Valparaiso D. Smits 152 51 101
Drake N. McGlynn 215 52 163
Assists Player  
Valparaiso D. Lavender 112
Drake N. Norton 82
Quickchart Matchup
blue bar Valparaiso Off vs  red bar Drake Defense
blue bar 65.2 Points For
red bar 71.6 Points Against
blue bar 44.4 FG%
red bar 44.1 FG%
blue bar 30.0 Reb
red bar 31.0 Reb
red bar Drake Off vs  blue bar Valparaiso Defense
red bar 74.3 Points For
blue bar 67.0 Points Against
red bar 46.9 FG%
blue bar 44.1 FG%
red bar 31.3 Reb
blue bar 30.5 Reb