14th-seeded Northwestern State matches up against No. 3-seeded Florida in the second round of the NCAA Tournament at Erwin Center on Friday. It takes place at 7:40 p.m. ET and you can catch it on truTV.
In a 68-66 win over Stephen F. Austin on March 16, Shamir Davis put up 19 points for the Demons. He tallies 12.3 points per game and also adds 2.1 assists per game. The Gators were defeated by Ole Miss 66-63 on March 17 despite 18 points and nine rebounds from Mike Rosario. He contributes 2.5 rebounds per game in addition to his 12.2 points per game.
StatSmack! Northwestern State is better than Florida
More property crime happens in Gainesville so you better protect your valuables if you visit (when compared to Natchitoches -- according to the FBI).
More violent crime happens in Gainesville so be careful if you visit (when compared to Natchitoches -- according to the FBI).
Jalan West is ranked 13th nationally in assists and 10th nationally in steals.
The Northwestern State steals leader (Jalan West, 76 steals) has more steals than the Florida steals leader (Scottie Wilbekin, 38 steals).