The Samford men's basketball team will host Western Carolina at 8 p.m. in the Pete Hanna Center, with the game being broadcast live on ESPNU. Samford has the series lead at 17-14 and is coming off a 102-63 win over VMI. Junior Achor Achor leads the team in scoring and rebounding, with Samford ranking fourth in the nation in scoring offense. Western Carolina enters the game with a record of 18-7, led by Vonterius Woolbright's impressive stats of 22.4 points, 12.3 rebounds, and 5.6 assists per game.

By the Numbers
  • Samford's record: 22-3 overall, 11-1 in SoCon play
  • Samford has won 22 of its last 23 games
  • Samford ranks fourth in the nation in scoring offense, averaging 88.0 points per game
  • Western Carolina's record: 18-7 overall, 7-5 in SoCon play
  • Vonterius Woolbright's stats: 22.4 points, 12.3 rebounds, and 5.6 assists per game
State of Play
  • Samford is in top form, winning 22 of its last 23 games
  • Samford ranks in the top 10 in several key statistical categories nationally
  • Western Carolina enters the game with a solid 18-7 record
What's Next

The game between Samford and Western Carolina is anticipated to be an intense matchup, with both teams showcasing strong records and standout players.