memphis tigers vs michigan ncaab prediction

NCAAB Memphis Tigers vs Michigan Prediction 11/22/2023

The Memphis Tigers (3-0) travel to face off against the Michigan Wolverines (3-1) on Wednesday, November 22nd. This game will be played at Imperial Arena in Nassau and televised on ESPN2. Memphis is coming off a win in their previous game, while Michigan is looking to get back on track from a loss to the Long Beach State. Tip-off is set for 5:00 ET.

Memphis Tigers vs Michigan Wolverines

The Memphis Tigers Are Coming Off A Win

After three games, Memphis has a 3-0 record. In their previous three games as the favorite, they have gone 2-1. As of today’s game, Memphis has a 1-2 record against the spread this season. Taking into account the previous season, Memphis is 5-5 vs. the spread in their last ten games.

Looking at their over/under performance through three games, Memphis has an over/under record of 2-1-0, with their games averaging 154.3 points per game on average. Over the course of the last five games, the Tigers’ games have averaged 79 points per game, along with an over/under record of 3-2.

The Michigan Wolverines Look To Bounce Back From A Loss

Currently, the Wolverines have a 3-1 record, having lost their most recent game to Long Beach State (94-86). In their last five games at home, including last year, Michigan has a 2-3 record. Michigan comes into today’s game with a solid track record against the spread at 3-1. Looking back at their previous ten games, which includes the previous season, Michigan has been successful against the spread with a record of 7-3.

In four games, Michigan comes in with an over/under mark of 4-0-0, with their games averaging 167.2 points per game. When analyzing the Wolverines’ last five games, they have produced a combined average of 83 points per game and an over/under record of 4-1.

Memphis Offense Breakdown

Memphis finished with 92 points in their game against Alabama State. This total surpasses their season-average of 85.3 points per game. Leading Memphis in scoring vs. Alabama State was David Jones with his 22 points. Jahvon Quinerly also added 16 points for the Tigers.

David Jones (F) 15.7 7.3 1.3
Jaykwon Walton (G) 14.7 5.0 2.0
Jahvon Quinerly (G) 14.0 5.7 4.3

Michigan Offense Breakdown

Coming off their recent game, the Michigan offense tallied 86 points in a matchup against Long Beach State. Their field goal percentage for the game was 47%, and they made 9 threes. In terms of offense, the Wolverines have a season-long field goal percentage of 52%, putting them 32nd in the NCAA. Regarding three-pointers, they are ranked 67th in percentage and 24th in three-pointers made.

Dug McDaniel (G) 21.0 3.2 6.2
Olivier Nkamhoua (F) 18.2 8.8 3.8
Terrance Williams II (F) 12.5 5.2 1.5

Memphis Team Defense

So far, the Tigers’ defense is ranked 83rd in the country at 69.0 points per contest. In terms of field goal percentage allowed, Memphis’ defense has allowed opponents to shoot 36.5% from the field, including a three-point shooting percentage allowed of 31.1% this season.

Michigan Team Defense

At this time, the Wolverines’ defense is positioned 140th in the country, permitting 75.8 points per game. On average, opposing teams are hitting 8.5 threes per game vs. Memphis. This has come on three-point shooting percentage of 37.7%.

Tigers vs Wolverines Trends

  • When looking at their past ten road matchups, Memphis has an ATS record of 7-2-1 while averaging 79 per game. The team went 8-2 overall in these games.
  • Michigan has a 1-2 record in their last three home games. In this stretch, they averaged 75 points per game while allowing 71. The team also performed well vs the spread at 3-0.
  • As the betting underdog, the Wolverines have an ATS mark of just 6-3-1 in their last ten games. Michigan posted a straight up mark of 3-7 in these matchups.
  • Through their previous five contests as the betting favorite, the Tigers have a strong record of 4-1. Their record vs the spread in these matchups is 1-4.

Tigers vs Wolverines Prediction

Entering the game as underdogs with a spread of +1, the Wolverines is our point spread pick. Our projections not only see them covering the spread but also indicate a solid chance of an outright victory. This is a good choice for those looking for a higher moneyline payout.

Regarding the over/under, the current line is set at 158.5, and our model predicts the Tigers and Wolverines to score a combined 141 points. We recommend betting on the under.

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