Michigan State at Wisconsin NCAA Parlay 2/12/2019
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
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The Michigan State Spartans head to Kohl Center to take on the Wisconsin Badgers on Tuesday, February 12, 2019. The opening line for this game has Wisconsin as 1 point favorites.
Michigan State heads into this matchup with a mark of 19-5. They currently have a point differential of 14.9 as they are averaging 81.9 points per contest while giving up 67.0 per game. Wisconsin has an overall record of 17-7. They are averaging 70.6 points per game and surrendering 61.0, good for a point differential of 9.5.
Valuable Michigan State Spartans Betting Trends
The Michigan State Spartans are 17-7-0 against the spread this season
The Michigan State Spartans are 10-14-0 against the over/under this year
Important Wisconsin Badgers Betting Trends
The Wisconsin Badgers are 14-10-0 against the spread this season
The Wisconsin Badgers are 10-13-1 against the over/under this year
Key Michigan State Spartans Injuries
02/11/19 F Kenny Goins Elbow is questionable Tuesday vs Wisconsin
01/07/19 G Joshua Langford Ankle is out for season
Key Wisconsin Badgers Injuries
12/02/18 G Trevor Anderson Knee is out for season
Nick Ward averages 15.5 points per contest in 23.3 minutes per game this year. He averages 0.8 assists per game and 6.7 rebounds per contest. His field goal percentage is 61% for the season while his free throw percentage is 65%. Cassius Winston comes into this game averaging 18.6 points per contest while playing 32.6 minutes per night. He grabs 2.8 rebounds per contest and distributes 7.5 assists per game. His FG percentage is 55% while his free throw percentage is 81%.
D'Mitrik Trice averages 13.2 points per game and he sees the court an average of 32.8 minutes per game. He also hauls in 2.9 rebounds per game and dishes 2.5 assists per contest. His field goal percentage is 43% and his free throw percentage is 74%. Ethan Happ scores 18.3 points per contest while playing 31.8 minutes per game. He hauls in 10.5 rebounds per contest and has 4.9 assists per game on the season. His FG percentage is 55% and his free throw percentage is at 47%.
Useful Team Statistics
The Spartans allow 67.0 points per contest which is 69th in the country. They also surrender a 37% shooting percentage and a 32% average from 3-point range, ranking them 3rd and 66th in defensive field goal percentage. Opponents average 32.9 rebounds a game which ranks 80th, and they allow 12.7 assists per game which puts them in 145th place in D-1. They force 10.7 turnovers per game which ranks them 14th in Division 1. Michigan State averages 81.9 points per contest, which is 26th in the NCAA. Their average scoring margin is 14.9 and their shooting percentage is 50% as a unit, which has them ranked 6th. From 3-point territory they shoot 39%, which is good for 24th in the nation. They average 42.0 boards per contest and 20.3 assists per game, which ranks them 5th and 1st in those offensive categories. In the turnover department they are 148th with 13.4 per game.
Useful Team Statistics
The Badgers give up 61.0 points per game, which ranks them 10th in the nation. Their defense surrenders a 40% shooting percentage and a 31% average from behind the 3-point line, ranking them 16th and 36th in those defensive statistics. They rank 9th with 9.8 dimes allowed per game and 174th with 34.8 boards surrendered per contest. The Badgers are 38th in Division 1 in forcing turnovers with 11.5 per contest. Wisconsin is 242nd in the country with 70.6 points per contest this season. They are 68th in D-1 in shooting at 47%, while their average scoring margin is 9.5. They shoot 40% from beyond the arc, which is good for 11th in the country. They are 250th in the nation in rebounding with 34.3 boards per contest and 207th in assists per game with 13.2. The Badgers are 350th in turnovers per contest with 9.2.
The Spartans have an offensive rating of 115.8, which is ranked 10th. They are 164th in college basketball in pace with 70 possessions per 40 minutes, and their eFG% of 57% is 13th. As a unit they are 13th in the nation in true shooting percentage with 60% and they shoot 3-pointers on 37% of their shot attempts, ranking 214th in D-1. Michigan State is 174th in turnovers, as they turn the ball over an average of 16.3 times per 100 possessions.
Wisconsin is 346th in the country in turnovers, as they turn the ball over an average of 12.6 times per 100 possessions. The Badgers have an offensive rating of 107.6, which is ranked 92nd. They are 343rd in D-1 in pace with 64.9 possessions per 40 minutes, and their eFG% of 54% is 72nd. As a unit they are 121st in college basketball in true shooting percentage with 56% and they shoot 3-pointers on 35% of their shot attempts, ranking 271st in the country.
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take Michigan State +1 and under 132.5 total points
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