Michigan at Michigan State College Basketball Parlay 3/17/2019
Sunday, March 17, 2019
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The Michigan Wolverines head to United Center to take on the Michigan State Spartans on Sunday in the Big Ten Championship. The opening line for this game has Michigan State as 1 point favorites.
Michigan heads into this matchup with a mark of 26-5. They currently have a point differential of 11.9 as they are averaging 70.5 points per contest while giving up 58.7 per game. Michigan State has an overall record of 25-6. They are averaging 79.6 points per game and surrendering 66.0, good for a point differential of 13.6.
Valuable Michigan Wolverines Betting Trends
The Michigan Wolverines are 18-14-0 against the spread this season
The Michigan Wolverines are 13-18-0 against the over/under this year
Important Michigan State Spartans Betting Trends
The Michigan State Spartans are 22-10-0 against the spread this season
The Michigan State Spartans are 13-18-0 against the over/under this year
Key Michigan Wolverines Injuries
No key injuries to report
Key Michigan State Spartans Injuries
01/07/19 G Joshua Langford Ankle is out for season
Jordan Poole averages 12.9 points per contest in 33.2 minutes per game this year. He averages 2.0 assists per game and 3.0 rebounds per contest. His field goal percentage is 44% for the season while his free throw percentage is 81%. Ignas Brazdeikis comes into this game averaging 15.0 points per contest while playing 29.6 minutes per night. He grabs 5.2 rebounds per contest and distributes 0.9 assists per game. His FG percentage is 47% while his free throw percentage is 77%.
Nick Ward averages 14.9 points per game and he sees the court an average of 22.8 minutes per game. He also hauls in 6.4 rebounds per game and dishes 0.8 assists per contest. His field goal percentage is 61% and his free throw percentage is 65%. Cassius Winston scores 18.9 points per contest while playing 32.9 minutes per game. He hauls in 3.2 rebounds per contest and has 7.6 assists per game on the season. His FG percentage is 47% and his free throw percentage is at 84%.
Useful Team Statistics
The Wolverines allow 58.7 points per contest which is 2nd in the country. They also surrender a 40% shooting percentage and a 29% average from 3-point range, ranking them 19th and 5th in defensive field goal percentage. Opponents average 34.9 rebounds a game which ranks 186th, and they allow 9.8 assists per game which puts them in 6th place in D-1. They force 12.2 turnovers per game which ranks them 95th in Division 1. Michigan averages 70.5 points per contest, which is 237th in the NCAA. Their average scoring margin is 11.9 and their shooting percentage is 45% as a unit, which has them ranked 146th. From 3-point territory they shoot 35%, which is good for 144th in the nation. They average 35.2 boards per contest and 13.7 assists per game, which ranks them 196th and 154th in those offensive categories. In the turnover department they are 351st with 8.9 per game.
Useful Team Statistics
The Spartans give up 66.0 points per game, which ranks them 46th in the nation. Their defense surrenders a 38% shooting percentage and a 32% average from behind the 3-point line, ranking them 3rd and 72nd in those defensive statistics. They rank 113th with 12.3 dimes allowed per game and 49th with 32.1 boards surrendered per contest. The Spartans are 13th in Division 1 in forcing turnovers with 10.6 per contest. Michigan State is 36th in the country with 79.6 points per contest this season. They are 13th in D-1 in shooting at 49%, while their average scoring margin is 13.6. They shoot 38% from beyond the arc, which is good for 23rd in the country. They are 8th in the nation in rebounding with 40.9 boards per contest and 2nd in assists per game with 19.2. The Spartans are 181st in turnovers per contest with 12.9.
The Wolverines are 90th in the nation in offensive rating with 107.5. In terms of pace they are 326th in the country with 65.6 possessions per 40 minutes, and their effective field goal percentage of 52% is 134th. As a team they are 162nd in college basketball in true shooting percentage with 54% and they shoot 3-pointers on 40% of their shots, ranking 139th in Division 1. Michigan is 348th in turnovers, as they turn the ball over an average of 12.1 times per 100 possessions.
Michigan State is 174th in college basketball in turnovers, as they turn the ball over an average of 16.2 times per 100 possessions. The Spartans are 9th in the country in offensive rating with 115. In terms of pace they are 205th in Division 1 with 68.7 possessions per 40 minutes, and their effective field goal percentage of 56% is 14th. As a team they are 10th in D-1 in true shooting percentage with 59% and they shoot 3-pointers on 38% of their shots, ranking 197th in the nation.
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take Michigan +1 and over 135 total points
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