THE GAME: The Kennesaw State men's basketball team starts off its final week of regular season play this Thursday, Feb. 27 as the Owls host Jacksonville at 7 p.m. ET on ESPN3. The night will also serve as Top Flight Owls Night as the KSU Department of Athletics recognizes all student-athletes who earned a 3.0 or higher grade point average. THE COVERAGE: LIVE STATS: Statistical updates will be available from KSUOwls.com at the start of the game. LIVE VIDEO: ESPN3 will have the live broadcast of Thursday night's game. TWITTER: Follow the Kennesaw State men's basketball team on Twitter @KSUOwlsMBB to receive updates throughout the game. THE OPPONENT: JACKSONVILLE Jacksonville comes into Kennesaw, Ga. having won just one out of the team's last four games. The Dolphins are led by guard Jarvis Haywood, who is tops with his 365 points, making him one of the top scorers in the Atlantic Sun Conference this season. All-Time Record: JU Leads, 8-1 Last Meeting: JU Won, 86-66, 1/1/14 LAST OUTING: The Kennesaw State men's basketball team had Atlantic Sun Conference leader Florida Gulf Coast all tied up late in the second half, but the Owls couldn't hold off the Eagles on Sunday afternoon, falling late, 78-68, in Alico Arena. NEXT UP: Following the Thursday night showdown with Jacksonville the Owls will play their regular season finale on Saturday, March 1 at 1 p.m. ET as North Florida comes to town. NEWS AND NOTES: Love's Hot Hand Junior Delbert Love continues to lead the team in the scoring column, throwing in 350 total points. Love has now scored in double-figures in 10 out of the last 12 games. Kouassi's Blocks Willy Kouassi is heating up as of late, leading the Owls with his .544 field goal percentage as well as in blocks with his 30. Shooting Well The Owls have been finding the rim with success this season, shooting nearly 42 percent from the field as a team in 2013-14.
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