Saturday, January 23, 2016
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The Iowa State Cyclones travel to Daniel-Meyer Coliseum to play the TCU Horned Frogs on Saturday, January 23, 2016. The opening line for this game has Iowa State as 8.5 point favorites and the over/under has been set at 139.
The Cyclones come into this game with an overall record of 14-4 and a road record of 2-2. They are 8-6 against the spread and their over/under record is 7-8. The Horned Frogs have an overall record of 9-9 and a home record of 7-4. They have an over/under record of 4-8 and they are 6-6 against the spread.
Georges Niang comes into this contest averaging 19.7 points per game while playing 32.6 minutes per night so far this season for the Cyclones. He pulls down 6.4 rebounds per game and dishes out 3.1 assists per game as well. His field goal percentage is 54% while his free throw percentage is currently at 84%. Monte Morris averages 15 points per game in 36.7 minutes per contest this season. He averages 6.9 assists per contest and 4.2 rebounds per game for Iowa State. His field goal percentage is 54% for the year while his free throw percentage is 67%.
Vladimir Brodziansky averages 11.8 points per game while playing 23.9 minutes per contest this year for the Horned Frogs. He grabs 5.4 rebounds per game and has 0.7 assists per contest on the year. His field goal percentage is 55% and his free throw percentage currently is at 72%. Malique Trent averages 11.7 points per game this season and he sees the court an average of 27.5 minutes per contest. He also averages 2.8 rebounds per contest and 2.9 assists per game. His field goal percentage is 39% and his free throw percentage is 65%.
Iowa State averages 85 points per contest this season which ranks them 8th in the nation. Their average scoring margin is 10.6 and their shooting percentage is 50% as a team which has them ranked 6th. Behind the arc they shoot 36% which is good for 117th in the country. They average 38.8 rebounds per game and 16.6 assists per game which ranks them 68th and 25th in those offensive categories. In the turnover department they rank 23rd with 10.7 per game. The Cyclones allow 74.4 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 221st in the nation. They also allow a 43% shooting percentage and a 36% average from behind the arc ranking them 142nd and 247th in those defensive categories. Opponents average 35.7 rebounds a game which ranks 155th and they give up 13.8 assists per contest which puts them in 215th place in the country. They force 13 turnovers per game which ranks them 155th in the Division 1.
TCU averages 69.5 points per game this year which ranks them 226th in Division 1 college basketball. Their average scoring margin is 1.3 and their shooting percentage is 42% as a team which has them sitting in the 246th spot in the country. Behind the arc they shoot 33% which is good for 230th in the nation. They average 35.4 rebounds per game and 12.4 assists per contest which ranks them 207th and 224th respectively. In the turnover department the Horned Frogs rank 293rd with 14.3 per game. The Horned Frogs allow 68.2 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 91st in the country. They also allow a 43% shooting percentage and a 32% average from behind the arc ranking them 160th and 85th in those defensive statistics. Opponents average 35.2 rebounds a game which ranks 135th and they give up 13.3 assists per contest which puts them in 176th place in the nation. The Horned Frogs force 14.6 turnovers per game which ranks them 52nd in college basketball.
Iowa State Cyclones Betting Trends
The Iowa State Cyclones are 8-6 against the spread
The Iowa State Cyclones are 7-8 against the over/under
TCU Horned Frogs Betting Trends
The TCU Horned Frogs are 6-6 against the spread
The TCU Horned Frogs are 4-8 against the over/under
Iowa State Cyclones Injuries
12/18/15 G Naz Long Hip out for season
TCU Horned Frogs Injuries
11/10/15 G Kenrich Williams Knee out for season
01/22/16 G Dalton Dry Mononucleosis "?" Saturday vs. Iowa State
01/22/16 G Malique Trent Disciplinary "?" Saturday vs. Iowa State
Josh's Pick: Take Iowa State
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