Lumberjack Game Notes: Etech Lumberjack Classic
Dec. 7, 2011
GAME TIME: SFA returns home this weekend to host the third annual Etech Lumberjack Classic with arguably its strongest field yet. The `Jacks will have their hands full in their two games, taking on reigning SWAC champion Alabama State in the opener before clashing with head coach Isiah Thomas' Florida International Golden Panthers in they tournament finale. Perennial NAIA power Texas Wesleyan will also join in on the action, taking on both Alabama State and FIU as well.
HOME DEFENSE: SFA held its opponents to 50 points or fewer in nine of 16 games at home last season, and allowed just 51.6 points per game at home in 2010-11. In two games at home this year SFA is allowing just 54.5 points per game, including just 43 points to Centenary in the season opener.