Wednesday, January 6, 2016
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The Xavier Musketeers travel to Carnesecca Arena to play the St. John's Red Storm on Wednesday, January 6, 2016. The opening line for this game has Xavier as 15 point favorites and the over/under has been set at 143.
The Musketeers come into this game with an overall record of 13-1 and a road record of 2-1. They are 10-4 against the spread and their over/under record is 9-5. The Red Storm have an overall record of 7-8 and a home record of 5-3. They have an over/under record of 7-7 and they are 3-10 against the spread.
Trevon Bluiett comes into this contest averaging 14.3 points per game while playing 30.8 minutes per night so far this season for the Musketeers. He pulls down 7.1 rebounds per game and dishes out 2 assists per game as well. His field goal percentage is 41% while his free throw percentage is currently at 76%. Edmond Sumner averages 11 points per game in 23.8 minutes per contest this season. He averages 3.1 assists per contest and 3.2 rebounds per game for Xavier. His field goal percentage is 45% for the year while his free throw percentage is 69%.
Federico Mussini averages 12.7 points per game while playing 32.5 minutes per contest this year for the Red Storm. He grabs 3 rebounds per game and has 2.5 assists per contest on the year. His field goal percentage is 37% and his free throw percentage currently is at 84%. Durand Johnson averages 11.5 points per game this season and he sees the court an average of 28.1 minutes per contest. He also averages 4.6 rebounds per contest and 1.3 assists per game. His field goal percentage is 37% and his free throw percentage is 74%.
Xavier averages 80.6 points per contest this season which ranks them 39th in the nation. Their average scoring margin is 14.5 and their shooting percentage is 45% as a team which has them ranked 87th. Behind the arc they shoot 37% which is good for 76th in the country. They average 41.5 rebounds per game and 15.7 assists per game which ranks them 24th and 54th in those offensive categories. In the turnover department they rank 176th with 13.1 per game. The Musketeers allow 66.1 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 59th in the nation. They also allow a 41% shooting percentage and a 33% average from behind the arc ranking them 82nd and 105th in those defensive categories. Opponents average 29.7 rebounds a game which ranks 7th and they give up 12.1 assists per contest which puts them in 103rd place in the country. They force 14.6 turnovers per game which ranks them 69th in the Division 1.
St. John's averages 64.5 points per game this year which ranks them 310th in Division 1 college basketball. Their average scoring margin is -5.7 and their shooting percentage is 40% as a team which has them sitting in the 300th spot in the country. Behind the arc they shoot 31% which is good for 296th in the nation. They average 38.1 rebounds per game and 11.4 assists per contest which ranks them 99th and 283rd respectively. In the turnover department the Red Storm rank 266th with 14.1 per game. The Red Storm allow 70.2 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 139th in the country. They also allow a 42% shooting percentage and a 36% average from behind the arc ranking them 103rd and 249th in those defensive statistics. Opponents average 38.8 rebounds a game which ranks 265th and they give up 12.6 assists per contest which puts them in 133rd place in the nation. The Red Storm force 12.6 turnovers per game which ranks them 201st in college basketball.
Xavier Musketeers Betting Trends
The Xavier Musketeers are 10-4 against the spread
The Xavier Musketeers are 9-5 against the over/under
St. John's Red Storm Betting Trends
The St. John's Red Storm are 3-10 against the spread
The St. John's Red Storm are 7-7 against the over/under
Xavier Musketeers Injuries
01/05/16 G Edmond Sumner Concussion "?" Wednesday vs. St. Johns
01/05/16 F Makinde London Undisclosed "?" Wednesday vs. St. Johns
St. John's Red Storm Injuries
12/21/15 F Darien Williams Shoulder out for season
11/12/15 G Marcus LoVett Eligibility out for season
Guy's Pick: Take Xavier
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