The Chickasha Chicks will play the Cache Bulldogs, on Thursday at 8:30 p.m. This will be the last game played on Thursday. The Chicks are led by Ethan Christian who is scoring 10 points and has 3 rebounds per game. The Bulldogs are led by Adam Arredondo who is scoring 11 points and is shooting 84 % from the free throw line.
What to know about Chickasha:
The Chickasha Chicks are scoring 47 points and giving up 57 points per game. The Chicks current record is 3-6, including 0-1 against top 20 opponents. The Chicks are coached by Wes Pulliam. The Chicks are carried with the 3-point shooting of Christian and Logan Johnson. The second leading scorer for the Chicks is Deonte Wash, who is averaging 8 points per game. The Chicks are averging 17 turnovers per contest. The Chicks are also averging 7 assists per game. The assistant coaches for the Chicks are, Chase Johnson and Lance Yanda.
The Chicks are coming a tough loss to Kingfisher, by the score of 80-30.
The Chicks are mostly a zone defense, but can just as easily move into man.
2 keys to the game:
- The Chicks will need to shoot the 3-pointer well.
- They need to contain the Cache guards, they are very explosive.
Chickasha’s Head Coach Wes Pulliam said “We spent the break working on individual improvement and the boys worked hard on that. We will continue to get better and hopefully compete harder during the tournament. Cache is really good and has outstanding guards and play very hard. We have been working in practice at playing faster so hopefully that will get some early good looks. We just want to continue to get better and play harder each day. Simple goal but a very difficult goal but one that has to be accomplished to grow as a team.”
What to know about Cache:
The Cache Bulldogs are scoring 54 points and giving up just 40 points per game. The Bulldogs current record is 7-2, including 3-0 against top 20 teams. The Bulldogs are coached by Miles Thompson. The Bulldogs led by their 2 guards Arredondo and Diego Gonzalez. Arredondo is averaging 11 points and Gonzalez is scoring 9 points per game. The second best scorer for Cache is Morgan Cox who is scoring 10 points per game. The assistant coaches for Cache, are Danny Lee and Tanner Thompson.
The Bulldogs are coming off of a victory against Anadarko (#12), by the score of 45-38.
The Bulldogs mostly play man-to-man defense.
2 keys to the game:
- Keep Chickasha off the 3-point line.
- Play your game, and control the pace of the game
Cache’s Head Coach Said “Coach Pulliam is a great coach!! I know his team will be prepared! We will have to come to play our best! We are excited for the challenge to play in such a good tournament!”