Oklahoma Sooners (13-1) vs. TCU Horned Frogs (11-3)
Oklahoma Sooners vs. TCU Horned Frogs 1/10/24 – An exhilarating NCAA Men’s Basketball clash is set for Wednesday, featuring the high-flying Oklahoma Sooners, with an impressive 13-1 record, against the formidable TCU Horned Frogs, standing strong at 11-3. This showdown, scheduled at the Ed & Rae Schollmaier Arena and broadcasted on ESP2, is garnering attention from fans and bettors alike, all seeking the most elite NCAAB free picks for this anticipated matchup.
Oklahoma Sooners’ 13-1 record stands as testament to their strength this season. Their offense boasts an average of 81.7 points per game on 49.9% field goal shooting and 35.8% 3-point percentage; both figures complimented by impressive 3-point shooting percentage of 35.8%. Defensively they cannot be overlooked either with 38.3 rebounds per game and 7.4 steals that demonstrate their ability to control both ends of the court effectively while their average of 13 turnovers per game could provide TCU an opportunity to exploit.
On the other side of things is TCU Horned Frogs’ incredible season, scoring an average of 85.4 points per game and matching Oklahoma in field goal percentage (49.7%). Their strength lies in defensive rebounding (26.5 per game) and their ability to disrupt plays through their 10.9 steals per game. Unfortunately however, their slightly lower 3-point shooting percentage (33.2%) and higher average fouls per game (17.4) may pose potential issues against a powerhouse like Oklahoma.
Oklahoma Sooners vs. TCU Horned Frogs 1/10/24 Game Info
|Wednesday, January 10, 2024 at 9:00 PM ET
|Ed & Rae Schollmaier Arena
Otega Oweh (Guard) vs. Emanuel Miller (Forward)
Otega Oweh of Oklahoma has been an impressive performer this season. Playing 14 games with an outstanding 63.6% field goal percentage and astounding 68.4% from 3-point range, Oweh has proven his scoring prowess time after time averaging 14.9 points and 3.9 rebounds per game; his two steals per game highlight his defensive capabilities; however his 2.1 turnovers per game may pose problems.
Emanuel Miller has made an indelible mark during TCU’s 14 games so far. Averaging 16.3 points and 5.9 rebounds per game, Miller makes his presence felt on the court in many ways – his 50% field goal and 36.7% 3-point shooting percentages make him a versatile threat while his 1.5 steals and 0.6 blocks per game demonstrate his defensive prowess – though against Oklahoma’s tough defense his efficiency could be put to the test.
Oweh and Miller represent Oklahoma’s sharpshooting guard and TCU’s versatile forward respectively, so their meeting will showcase each team’s respective strengths. Oweh’s scoring efficiency will play a major role in dictating how the game unfolds while Miller’s all-around play could determine its outcome.
NCAAB Odds/Point Spread: TBD, Total Odds: TBD
The betting odds and spreads for this game are still to be announced. Given the teams’ records and statistical performance, this game could have closely matched odds. Bettors should closely monitor the odds for insights into which team might have the edge.
Oklahoma Sooners Betting Trends
The Sooners have been impressive over their last five games, posting an impressive 4-1 record against the spread. Road games against the spread were more reliable at 3-3 than at home; and totals have gone over in only one of their recent five contests suggesting tighter, lower scoring contests.
TCU Horned Frogs Betting Trends
TCU, with their 3-2 record in their last five games, have proven consistent, particularly against the spread where they stand at 4-1. Their road games against the spread have seen them post strong results while three of their five total-goal encounters have gone over three times, suggesting high scoring contests like those expected against Oklahoma.
Oklahoma Sooners vs. TCU Horned Frogs 1/10/24 Betting Picks
From its stats and trends alone, this game promises to be intensely contested, as both teams possess strengths that may balance each other out effectively. When selecting betting picks for this contest, key matchups like Oweh versus Miller must be kept in mind, along with how their interactions could determine the pace and scoring of this encounter.
The better pick between these two teams could come down to the finer details of their recent performances and betting trends. The over/under could be a critical aspect to consider, given TCU’s recent high-scoring games and Oklahoma’s slightly more conservative scoring pattern. Bettors looking for top exclusive handicappers‘ insights should pay close attention to the evolving odds and spreads leading up to the game.
Free Pick and Prediction: Oklahoma Sooners 78, TCU Horned Frogs 76