Colorado State at Boise State NCAA Basketball Tips 3/13/2019
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Thomas & Mack Center
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The Colorado State Rams travel to Thomas & Mack Center to play the Boise State Broncos on Wednesday, March 13, 2019. The opening line for this matchup has Boise State as 3.5 point favorites.
Colorado State comes into this game with an overall record of 12-19. They currently have a point differential of -0.1 as they are averaging 75.4 points per game while giving up 75.5 per contest. Boise State has an overall record of 12-19. They are averaging 71.9 points per game and surrendering 68.7, good for a point differential of 3.2.
Valuable Colorado State Rams Betting Trends
The Colorado State Rams are 16-14-0 against the spread
The Colorado State Rams are 16-14-0 against the over/under
Important Boise State Broncos Betting Trends
The Boise State Broncos are 13-17-0 against the spread
The Boise State Broncos are 11-18-1 against the over/under
Key Colorado State Rams Injuries
No key injuries to report
Key Boise State Broncos Injuries
12/11/18 G Cam Christon Transferred is out for season
11/09/18 C Robin Jorch Shoulder is out for season
02/11/19 G Jaycson Bereal Disciplinary is out indefinitely
J.D. Paige averages 15.3 points per game in 33.8 minutes per contest. He averages 3.1 assists per contest and 3.5 rebounds per game. His field goal percentage is 45% for the year while his free throw percentage is 81%. Nico Carvacho comes into this contest averaging 16.2 points per game while playing 31.8 minutes per night. He pulls down 13.1 rebounds per game and dishes out 2.1 assists per game as well. His field goal percentage is 45% while his free throw percentage is at 49%.
Derrick Alston averages 13.0 points per game and he sees the court an average of 27.5 minutes per contest. He also averages 4.0 rebounds per contest and 1.1 assists per game. His field goal percentage is 49% and his free throw percentage is 81%. Justinian Jessup averages 14.2 points per game while playing 35.2 minutes per contest. He grabs 4.5 rebounds per game and has 2.7 assists per contest on the year. His field goal percentage is 45% and his free throw percentage is at 72%.
Useful Team Statistics
The Rams allow 75.5 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 273rd in Division 1. They also allow a 45% shooting percentage and a 36% average from behind the arc, ranking them 271st and 254th in those defensive categories. Opponents average 34.3 rebounds a game which ranks 143rd, and they give up 14.4 assists per contest which puts them in 283rd place in the NCAA. They force 11.0 turnovers per game which ranks them 25th in the nation. Colorado State averages 75.4 points per contest this season, which ranks them 106th in the country. Their average scoring margin is -0.1 and their shooting percentage is 48% as a team, which has them ranked 31st. Behind the arc they shoot 36% which is good for 99th in D-1. They average 34.2 rebounds per game and 14.8 assists per contest, which ranks them 244th and 70th in those offensive categories. In the turnover department they rank 306th with 11.4 per game.
Useful Team Statistics
The Broncos surrender 68.7 points per contest, which ranks them 103rd in the NCAA. Their defense allows a 45% shooting percentage and a 34% average from 3-point range, ranking them 241st and 166th in those defensive statistics. They rank 121st with 12.4 assists allowed per contest, and 24th with 31.3 rebounds surrendered per game. The Broncos are 119th in Division 1 in forcing turnovers with 12.4 per game. Boise State is 199th in the country with 71.9 points per game this year. They are 52nd in the D-1 in shooting at 47%, while their average scoring margin is 3.2. They shoot 35% from 3-point range, which is good for 145th in the nation. They are 338th in the country in rebounding with 31.1 boards per game and 279th in assists per contest with 12.0. The Broncos are 305th in turnovers per game with 11.4.
The Rams have an offensive rating of 108.6, which is ranked 71st. They are 185th in college basketball in pace with 69.1 possessions per 40 minutes, and their eFG% of 55% is 35th. As a unit they are 50th in the nation in true shooting percentage with 57% and they shoot 3-pointers on 40% of their shot attempts, ranking 142nd in D-1. Colorado State is 279th in turnovers, as they turn the ball over an average of 14.8 times per 100 possessions.
Boise State is 249th in college basketball in turnovers, as they turn the ball over an average of 15.3 times per 100 possessions. The Broncos are 108th in the country in offensive rating with 107. In terms of pace they are 298th in Division 1 with 66.7 possessions per 40 minutes, and their effective field goal percentage of 54% is 58th. As a team they are 68th in D-1 in true shooting percentage with 57% and they shoot 3-pointers on 40% of their shots, ranking 134th in the nation.
Who will win tonight's Colorado State/Boise State college basketball game against the spread?
Josh's Pick: Take Boise State -3.5
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