Saturday, January 14, 2017
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The Iowa State Cyclones travel to Daniel-Meyer Coliseum to play the TCU Horned Frogs on Saturday, January 14, 2017.
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The Cyclones come into this game with an overall record of 11-4 and a road record of 1-2. They are 7-5 against the spread and their over/under record is 4-8. The Horned Frogs have an overall record of 13-3 and a home record of 10-1. They have an over/under record of 6-8 and they are 9-5 against the spread.
Monte Morris comes into this contest averaging 15.9 points per game while playing 32.8 minutes per night so far this season for the Cyclones. He pulls down 5.1 rebounds per game and dishes out 5.7 assists per game as well. His field goal percentage is 48% while his free throw percentage is currently at 80%. Nazareth Mitrou-Long averages 15.5 points per game in 31.5 minutes per contest this season. He averages 2.9 assists per contest and 4.9 rebounds per game for Iowa State. His field goal percentage is 47% for the year while his free throw percentage is 79%.
Vladimir Brodziansky averages 11.9 points per game while playing 20.7 minutes per contest this year for the Horned Frogs. He grabs 5.3 rebounds per game and has 0.3 assists per contest on the year. His field goal percentage is 60% and his free throw percentage currently is at 78%. Alex Robinson averages 11.3 points per game this season and he sees the court an average of 29.5 minutes per contest. He also averages 2.3 rebounds per contest and 5.3 assists per game. His field goal percentage is 43% and his free throw percentage is 58%.
Iowa State averages 81.9 points per contest this season which ranks them 28th in the nation. Their average scoring margin is 16.1 and their shooting percentage is 46% as a team which has them ranked 84th. Behind the arc they shoot 37% which is good for 84th in the country. They average 40.7 rebounds per game and 16.3 assists per game which ranks them 17th and 42nd in those offensive categories. In the turnover department they rank 4th with 9.8 per game. The Cyclones allow 65.7 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 45th in the nation. They also allow a 39% shooting percentage and a 33% average from behind the arc ranking them 24th and 91st in those defensive categories. Opponents average 38.9 rebounds a game which ranks 304th and they give up 12.6 assists per contest which puts them in 121st place in the country. They force 15.4 turnovers per game which ranks them 41st in Division 1.
TCU averages 76.7 points per game this year which ranks them 81st in Division 1 college basketball. Their average scoring margin is 11.3 and their shooting percentage is 46% as a team which has them sitting in the 74th spot in the country. Behind the arc they shoot 36% which is good for 144th in the nation. They average 37.6 rebounds per game and 17.1 assists per contest which ranks them 100th and 19th respectively. In the turnover department the Horned Frogs rank 160th with 13.3 per game. The Horned Frogs allow 65.4 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 38th in the country. They also allow a 41% shooting percentage and a 35% average from behind the arc ranking them 81st and 168th in those defensive statistics. Opponents average 33 rebounds a game which ranks 51st and they give up 13.9 assists per contest which puts them in 208th place in the nation. The Horned Frogs force 15 turnovers per game which ranks them 56th in college basketball.
The Cyclones average 76.7 points per game on the road this season and they have scored 79.3 ppg in their past 3 contests. They have an average scoring differential of 4 on the road and in their past 3 games their difference is 5.7 per contest. The Cyclones have an offensive rating of 112.1 and they assist on 52.2% of their shots. In terms of pace they average 72.4 possessions per 40 minutes and their effective field goal percentage is 53%. As a team they have a true shooting percentage of 54% and they shoot 3 pointers on 36% of their shots. Iowa State turns the ball over an average of 11.6 times per 100 possessions and they get a steal on 10.7% of their opponents possessions. Their total rebound percentage is 51.2% while their offensive rebound percentage is 30.7%. The Cyclones give up 72.7 points per game on the road this season and they have surrendered 73.7 points per contest in their last 3 games.
The Horned Frogs score 80.2 ppg at home and they have averaged 64.7 points per contest in their last 3 games.They have an average scoring differential of -2 in their past 3 contests and at home this season they have a difference of 17.7 points per game. The Horned Frogs have a rating on offense of 110.2 and 62.9% of their shots are assisted. They possess the ball 69.9 times per 40 minutes and their effective field goal percentage for the year is 53%. As an offensive unit they have a true shooting percentage of 56% and they attempt 3 pointers on 35% of their shots. TCU turns it over an average of 16.3 times per 100 possessions and they steal the ball on 11.5% of their opponents possessions. Their total rebound percentage is 53.6% while their offensive rebound percentage for the season is 36.3%. The Horned Frogs give up 62.5 points per contest at home this year and they have given up 66.7 points per game in their past 3 contests.
Iowa State Cyclones Betting Trends
The Iowa State Cyclones are 7-5 against the spread
The Iowa State Cyclones are 4-8 against the over/under
TCU Horned Frogs Betting Trends
The TCU Horned Frogs are 9-5 against the spread
The TCU Horned Frogs are 6-8 against the over/under
Iowa State Cyclones Injuries
No key injuries to report
TCU Horned Frogs Injuries
12/29/16 F Kouat Noi Eligibility out for season
01/03/17 G Malique Trent Personal left the team
Josh's Pick: Take TCU
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