- Toughest team Titans have faced this year, by a wide, wide margin
- Lost to No. 15 Alabama by 10 at the Puerto Rico Tip-Off Tourney
- Beat Colorado by 9 and also lost to Temple by 4 in same tournament
- Other wins were UAB by 22 and C. Southern by 28
- They will launch 3's and are better shooting team than their current 33% indicates
- WSU is a very experienced team who go about 8 deep (5 Sr., 2 Jr., 1 Fr.) in close games but like to use thier bench when they have big leads
- Shockers play tenacious defense which could pose a major problem for turnover-prone Titans.
- Leading scorer is senior 6-5 guard Toure' Murry (14.1 ppg) who also happens to be their best defender
- 7-0, 255 senior center Garrett Stutz may have a field day if John Underwood still gets limited minutes. 3rd leading scorer and leading rebounder.
- Senior guard Ben Smith (6-5) is second leading scorer and shoots very well from outside. 6-4 senior guard David Kyles is also a major threat from outside.
- Vegas says Titans lose by 17