Xavier Musketeers (10-8) vs. Creighton Bluejays (13-5)
Xavier Musketeers vs. Creighton Bluejays 1/23/24 – Basketball fans and bettors alike are eagerly awaiting Tuesday, January 23, 2024’s matchup between Xavier Musketeers and Creighton Bluejays at 8:30 PM ET at the CHI Health Center Omaha; their game will air live on FS1. We provide comprehensive insights, NCAAB weekly picks and analysis in order to assist in making informed decisions when betting on this exciting matchup.
Xavier Musketeers have had an uneven season so far, going 10-8 in their 18 games played. While they’ve seen moments of brilliance, they’ve also struggled. Let’s examine their key statistics to gain a greater insight into their strengths and weaknesses: They average 76.7 points per game offensively while making 44.4% of field goals (44% on threes). Rebounding has also been key; with an average 40.2 rebound average per game – including 12.4 offensive rebounds!
Creighton Bluejays have had an outstanding season so far with an overall record of 13-5 and 18 games played, outscoring their Xavier Musketeers opponents by six wins compared to 5. To take a deeper look at their key statistics: Creighton has averaged an impressive 78.2 scoring rate per game while their field goal shooting has seen success at 48.3% and three-point attempts connecting at 35.4% success rate respectively; their rebounding numbers average 39.3 per game including 8.9 offensive rebounds per game
Xavier Musketeers vs. Creighton Bluejays 1/23/24 Game Info
|Tuesday, January 23, 2024, at 8:30 PM ET
|CHI Health Center Omaha
Quincy Olivari (Guard) vs. Baylor Scheierman (Guard)
Quincy Olivari has been a scoring machine for the Musketeers, averaging 18.1 points per game and boasting an impressive 43.4% 3-Point Field Goal Percentage to make him a formidable offensive threat. Furthermore, his impressive defensive prowess–he averages an astounding 1.9 steals per game–adds another layer to his game; making Olivari a key factor in their quest for victory.
Baylor Scheierman has been an integral component of Creighton’s success this season. Averaging 17.7 points, 8.2 rebounds, and 3.8 assists per game he is an all-around performer capable of impacting games from both ends of the court; with 88.1 percent free throw shooting making him an exciting free-throw shooter and the ability to contribute on both ends making him one to watch in this matchup against Olivari as their performances could potentially determine its outcome.
Quincy Olivari and Baylor Scheierman promise an entertaining game when they meet on the court, so let’s examine their individual strengths and weaknesses, along with how their competition may influence each other in this matchup.
NCAAB Odds/Point Spread: TBD, Total Odds: TBD
Now let’s take a look at the current betting odds for this matchup between Xavier and Creighton. At present, no official odds for point spread, moneyline, and total points have yet been released; therefore it is crucial that bettors keep an eye on these as soon as they become available as this could give valuable insights for bettors.
Xavier Musketeers Betting Trends
Xavier has had an inconsistent season and their betting trends reflect it. Over their last five games, they have posted a record of 3-2 for wins against the spread and in straight wins; on the road however they have done better, with 4-2 records against the spread in their four road contests.
Creighton Bluejays Betting Trends
Creighton Bluejays have become more consistent over time, posting four wins out of their last five contests and an even 4-1 mark against the spread over that timeframe. On the road though, Creighton boasts an impressive 5-3 mark against spread.
Xavier Musketeers vs. Creighton Bluejays 1/23/24 Betting Picks
As we draw nearer to this thrilling matchup between the Xavier Musketeers and Creighton Bluejays, it becomes apparent that both teams possess their own individual strengths and weaknesses. While Xavier may excel at scoring and forcing turnovers, Creighton may give themselves an edge with efficient shooting and rebounding strategies.
Given current trends and statistics, it’s hard to identify a clear winner in this game. If Xavier can maintain their recent offensive form while capitalizing on Creighton’s struggles against the spread, they could have an edge.
Are You Betting on this Game? For those interested in betting on this matchup, considering recent matchups between both teams. Prop bets and the over/under line may provide expert insights than straight betting odds can. It is vital that more precise predictions be kept up-to-date as they come out closer to kick-off time.
Free Pick and Prediction: Xavier Musketeers 76, Creighton Bluejays 74