Sunday, February 21, 2016
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The Wichita State Shockers travel to Hulman Center to play the Indiana State Sycamores on Sunday, February 21, 2016. The opening line for this game has Wichita State as 10.5 point favorites and the over/under has been set at 140.
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The Shockers come into this game with an overall record of 20-7 and a road record of 7-3. They are 16-9 against the spread and their over/under record is 12-13. The Sycamores have an overall record of 13-14 and a home record of 9-3. They have an over/under record of 13-13 and they are 13-11 against the spread.
Ron Baker comes into this contest averaging 13.8 points per game while playing 31.4 minutes per night so far this season for the Shockers. He pulls down 4.7 rebounds per game and dishes out 3.3 assists per game as well. His field goal percentage is 44% while his free throw percentage is currently at 79%. Fred VanVleet averages 12.5 points per game in 27.7 minutes per contest this season. He averages 5.6 assists per contest and 3.1 rebounds per game for Wichita State. His field goal percentage is 41% for the year while his free throw percentage is 82%.
Devonte Brown averages 16 points per game while playing 33.4 minutes per contest this year for the Sycamores. He grabs 4.8 rebounds per game and has 2.8 assists per contest on the year. His field goal percentage is 38% and his free throw percentage currently is at 76%. Brenton Scott averages 15.1 points per game this season and he sees the court an average of 30.6 minutes per contest. He also averages 4.1 rebounds per contest and 1.4 assists per game. His field goal percentage is 42% and his free throw percentage is 78%.
Wichita State averages 73.7 points per contest this season which ranks them 147th in the nation. Their average scoring margin is 13.5 and their shooting percentage is 44% as a team which has them ranked 180th. Behind the arc they shoot 34% which is good for 213th in the country. They average 37 rebounds per game and 14.3 assists per game which ranks them 123rd and 97th in those offensive categories. In the turnover department they rank 11th with 10 per game. The Shockers allow 60.2 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 3rd in the nation. They also allow a 39% shooting percentage and a 33% average from behind the arc ranking them 14th and 102nd in those defensive categories. Opponents average 32.6 rebounds a game which ranks 41st and they give up 9.3 assists per contest which puts them in 3rd place in the country. They force 15.8 turnovers per game which ranks them 13th in the Division 1.
Indiana State averages 69.8 points per game this year which ranks them 234th in Division 1 college basketball. Their average scoring margin is -0.5 and their shooting percentage is 40% as a team which has them sitting in the 316th spot in the country. Behind the arc they shoot 32% which is good for 269th in the nation. They average 37.2 rebounds per game and 11.3 assists per contest which ranks them 113th and 293rd respectively. In the turnover department the Sycamores rank 256th with 13.5 per game. The Sycamores allow 70.3 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 131st in the country. They also allow a 42% shooting percentage and a 33% average from behind the arc ranking them 104th and 75th in those defensive statistics. Opponents average 37 rebounds a game which ranks 241st and they give up 10.6 assists per contest which puts them in 19th place in the nation. The Sycamores force 13.1 turnovers per game which ranks them 131st in college basketball.
The Shockers average 71.2 points per game on the road this season and they have scored 73.3 ppg in their past 3 contests. They have an average scoring differential of 7.1 on the road and in their past 3 games their difference is 19.3 per contest. The Shockers have an offensive rating of 110.7 and they assist on 56.8% of their shots. In terms of pace they average 66.3 possessions per 40 minutes and their effective field goal percentage is 50%. As a team they have a true shooting percentage of 54% and they shoot 3 pointers on 39% of their shots. Wichita State turns the ball over an average of 13 times per 100 possessions and they get a steal on 11.4% of their opponents possessions. Their total rebound percentage is 53.2% while their offensive rebound percentage is 32.6%. The Shockers give up 64.2 points per game on the road this season and they have surrendered 54 points per contest in their last 3 games.
The Sycamores score 71.9 ppg at home and they have averaged 71 points per contest in their last 3 games.They have an average scoring differential of -13 in their past 3 contests and at home this season they have a difference of 7.8 points per game. The Sycamores have a rating on offense of 98.1 and 49.1% of their shots are assisted. They possess the ball 70.4 times per 40 minutes and their effective field goal percentage for the year is 47%. As an offensive unit they have a true shooting percentage of 51% and they attempt 3 pointers on 38% of their shots. Indiana State turns it over an average of 16.6 times per 100 possessions and they steal the ball on 8.5% of their opponents possessions. Their total rebound percentage is 50.6% while their offensive rebound percentage for the season is 28%. The Sycamores give up 64.1 points per contest at home this year and they have given up 84 points per game in their past 3 contests.
Wichita State Shockers Betting Trends
The Wichita State Shockers are 16-9 against the spread
The Wichita State Shockers are 12-13 against the over/under
Indiana State Sycamores Betting Trends
The Indiana State Sycamores are 13-11 against the spread
The Indiana State Sycamores are 13-13 against the over/under
Wichita State Shockers Injuries
11/25/15 G Landry Shamet Foot expected to miss 10-12 weeks
Indiana State Sycamores Injuries
11/13/15 F Bronson Kessinger Leg out for season
11/13/15 F T.J. Bell Achilles out for season
Guy's Pick: Take Wichita State
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