Ohio visits Miami (OH) after Carter’s 22-point game

Ohio Bobcats (13-2, 4-0 MAC) at Miami (OH) RedHawks (8-7, 2-2 MAC)

Oxford, Ohio; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: Ohio takes on the Miami RedHawks (OH) after Jason Carter scored 22 points in Ohio’s 85-78 win over the Bowling Green Falcons.

The RedHawks are 5-3 in home games. Miami (OH) is fourth in the MAC in rebounding with 34.7 rebounds. Dalonte Brown paces the RedHawks with 7.2 boards.

The Bobcats are 4-0 in conference play. Ohio is 1-0 in games decided by less than 4 points.

Tuesday’s game is the first meeting this season for both teams in conference.

TOP PERFORMERS: Dae Dae Grant is shooting 34.7% from beyond the arc on 2.3 3-pointers per game for the RedHawks, averaging 16.6 points and 4.2 assists. Mekhi Lairy is averaging 12.4 points over the last 10 games for Miami (OH).

Mark Sears is averaging 19.7 points, 3.4 assists and 1.7 steals for the Bobcats. Ben Vander Plas is averaging 1.7 3-pointers over Ohio’s last 10 games.

LAST 10 GAMES: RedHawks: 3-7, averaged 73.3 points, 32.4 rebounds, 10.9 assists, 4.5 steals and 3.6 blocks per game while shooting 42.6 percent from the field . Their opponents are averaging 74.3 points per game.

Bobcats: 9-1, averaging 71.0 points, 32.1 rebounds, 11.6 assists, 7.2 steals and 2.6 blocks per game while shooting 42.8 percent from the field. Their opponents average 64.0 points.

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.

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