Earle A. Chiles Center, Portland, Oregon; Thursday, 10 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Portland hosts Arkansas-Pine Bluff in an early season matchup. Each team last saw action this past weekend. Portland knocked off Alcorn State by four points at home on Saturday, while Arkansas-Pine Bluff came up short in an 85-45 game at Wyoming on Sunday.
SENIOR STUDS: Portland’s Chris Austin, Moses Wood and Jack Perry have collectively scored 47 percent of all Pilots points this season.TERRIFIC TREY: Trey Sampson has connected on 18.2 percent of the 11 3-pointers he’s attempted and has gone 2 for 11 over the last three games. He’s also converted 100 percent of his foul shots this season.