SAINT JOSEPH’S HAWKS (7-7; 0-2 A-10) at ST. BONAVENTURE BONNIES (4-10; 0-1 A-10)
  January 9, 2019 • 7 p.m. • NBCSP+, Stadium Network
   Reilly Center • Olean, N.Y. 

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THE MATCHUP
Current SJU Streak: 2 losses
Series vs. SBU: SJU leads 51-25
Last Meeting: 1/24/18, SBU 70-67
Coaches (years/record at school): Phil Martelli - 24th Year (437-316); Mark Schmidt - 18th Year (278-252)
Teams’ Leading Scorers: Charlie Brown, Jr. - 20.2 ppg; Courtney Stockard - 16.5 ppg

THE HAWKS
• Saint Joseph’s fell to George Washington, 75-60, on Sunday for its second straight loss at home. Charlie Brown, Jr., had 20 points, Jared Bynum had 12 and Taylor Funk scored 11
• Saint Joseph’s continues to rank second in the nation in turnovers per game, with an average of 9.1. Freshman Jared Bynum tops the conference and ranks 38th in the nation in assist/turnover ratio with 2.94 per game
Charlie Brown is the leading scorer in the Atlantic 10, averaging 20.2 ppg
• The Hawks are on semester break right now, but are in the midst of a stretch of 18 straight days of action, with six games, three road trips and practices mixed in between
• After playing five straight games in the Philadelphia area, the Hawks will be on the road for three of their next four
• Saint Joseph’s will remain on the road and head to Pittsburgh to meet Duquesne on Saturday. The Hawks return home on Jan. 15 for a nationally-televised meeting with Davidson

INJURY REPORT
Pierfrancesco Oliva suffered a sprained ankle vs. GW but is probable for this game
Lorenzo Edwards sat out the GW game after injuring his shoulder in Saturday’s practice. He is questionable for tonight

TAKING CARE OF THE BALL
• SJU ranks second in the nation in turnovers per game (9.1) and second in fewest number of turnovers (127); Virginia is the NCAA’s leader with 8.8
•  SJU had a season-high 13 turnovers against both Loyola Chicago and George Mason
• The Hawks have committed 10-plus turnovers four times this season, all occurring in the last five of six games; they got back to their average with only eight vs. GW
• Freshman Jared Bynum leads the A-10 in assist/turnover ratio with 2.94 and is ranked 38th in the nation. He has 50 assists this year to just 17 turnovers

LOOKING AHEAD
• The Hawks will stay on the road and head to Duquesne for a Saturday afternoon game
• SJU returns home to meet Davidson on Tuesday, January 15, before heading back on the road to Saint Louis for an ESPN2 Atlantic 10 Friday Night Showcase game on Jan. 18

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