Indiana basketball: Three Trojans to halt in Wednesday’s contest

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Wichita State Shockers forward DeAntoni Gordon (3). Mandatory Credit: David Butler II-USA TODAY Sports /

2. DeAntoni Gordon– Senior Forward – #1

2022-23 stats: 5 GP, 28.6 MIN, 13.4 PPG, 5.0 REB, 51.9 FG%, 78.6 FT%

Through the first five games this season, Gordon is leading his team in scoring and field goals made, along with shooting 51.9 percent from the field. Gordon has tallied at least 10 points in each game this season and has shot less than 50.0 percent from the field in just one of those games.

In the Trojans’ lone two wins this season, Gordon is averaging 15.5 points, and 6.0 rebounds, while shooting 54.2 percent from the field.

Prior to coming to Little Rock last season, Gordon appeared in 20 games for the Wichita State Shockers as a freshman and only averaged 6.8 minutes. Since coming to Little Rock, Gordon is averaging 27.5 minutes per game and three games with at least 15 points.

Gordon has faced off against a major conference opponent just twice in his career, totaling 11 minutes (5.5 per game) and five points (2.5 per game). Those two games were against South Carolina and Oklahoma State.

He will have a chance to go up against Trayce Jackson-Davis and Race Thompson on Wednesday.