Michigan State Spartans vs Duke Blue Devils 3-20-22

Michigan State Spartans vs Duke Blue Devils 3/20/2022 Picks Predictions Previews

Michigan State Spartans vs Duke Blue Devils 3/20/2022 Picks Predictions Previews

 

The #7 Michigan State Spartans will meet with the #2 Duke Blue Devils in a Men’s Basketball Championship – West Region – 2nd Round clash in Bon Secours Wellness Arena, SC, on Sunday, March 20, 2022, at 5:15 PM ET.

 

This season, Michigan State surrendered an average of 68.3 points per game, which ranks 155th in the country, but they will need to step up against the high-scoring Duke Blue Devils on Sunday. The Spartans permit a 41.7 percent field goal percentage and a 31.3 percent three-point shooting percentage.

 

Marcus Bingham Jr, who averages 6.1 rebounds per game, leads Michigan State with 33.6 rebounds per game. The Spartans haul 29.2 rebounds per game on average. With an average of 2.2 blocked shots per game, Bingham Jr. leads the team in swats, while Tyson Walker leads the team in steals at 0.9 per game.

 

On Sunday, Michigan State’s attack needs to step up the pace against Duke. The Spartans have a 72.1 point per game average, which ranks them 150th in the country.

 

Michigan State boasts a 45.6 percent field goal percentage and a 38.4 percent three-point shooting percentage. Gabe Brown leads Michigan State in scoring with a total of 11.4 points per game on 42.1 percent shooting.

 

  • The University of Michigan State is 5-0 ATS in their previous 5 matches.
  • The total went OVER in 6 of Michigan State’s last 7 matches.
  • Michigan State is 4-2 ATS in their last 6 matches in the Atlantic Coast Conference.

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Michigan State Spartans vs Duke Blue Devils Predictions 3/20/2022

 

With an output of 80.4 points per game, Duke is ranked ninth in the country in scoring. The Blue Devils have a field goal percentage of 48.9% and a 3-point shooting percentage of 37.7%, which ranks them 13th and 24th, respectively.

 

Paolo Banchero leads the club with 47.5 percent shooting and 17.0 points per game. Wendell Moore Jr. is the team’s second top scorer, averaging 13.5 points per game on 50.7 percent shooting.

 

Duke’s other three players are generating 10.4 to 11.7 points per game. Moore Jr leads the team in assists, averaging 4.6 per game. Duke has a turnover rate of 10.2 per game.

 

Duke’s defense is solid, with the Blue Devils surrendering only 66.0 points per game on average. Duke allows a 41.3 percent field goal percentage and a 30.2 percent three-point shooting percentage.

 

With an average of 35.9 rebounds per game, the Blue Devils rank 22nd in the country in rebounding, with Banchero posting 7.9 boards per game. Duke gives up 30.6 rebounds per game on average.

 

  • The total went OVER in 6 of Duke’s last 7 matches.
  • The total went OVER in 9 of Duke’s last 12 matches against Michigan State.
  • Duke is 1-4 ATS in their last 5 matches in the Big Ten Conference.

#7 Michigan State Spartans vs #2 Duke Blue Devils. The NCAAB pick for this game is the #7 Michigan State Spartans. In each of the last five games between these two college basketball powerhouses, the underdog (MSU) covered the spread. Despite averaging over 80 points each game, the Blue Devils struggled to cover the spread.

 

In the last five games, Duke failed to cover the spread. Michigan State, on the other hand, covered the spread in each of their previous five games. The Spartans’ defense allows 68.3 points per game on average while keeping opponents to 41.7 percent shooting.

 

For Michigan State to have a chance to prevail, the Spartans must slow down the game and limit Duke’s scoring opportunities.

 

Michigan State shoots 45.6 percent overall and has an excellent eye from long range, making 38.4 percent of their shots from behind the line, which is good for 12th in the US. The Spartans will win to a predicted score of 75-71.

 

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Michigan State Spartans vs Duke Blue Devils 3/20/2022 Picks Predictions Previews

NCAAB Starting Time: 5:15 PM (EDT)

 

Location: Bon Secours Wellness Arena, SC

 

Date: Sunday, March 20, 2022

 

TV: CBS

 

NCAAB Odds: #7 Michigan State Spartans +6.5

 

NCAAB Totals: 144.5

 

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