Connecticut coach Dan Hurley on February 9th prior to their game versus Memphis, “We’ve got to tempo these games from here on out…..We’ve got to be willing to play long shot-clock possessions, walk the ball up the court….”
Head Coach Andy Reid is 17-3 ATS in his career after a bye week during the regular season. He’s covering those games by an average of 6.9 points.
Oklahoma City defensive stopper Andre Roberson is still OUT. The Thunder have gone OVER the total in their last 6 games by an average of 13.8 points without Roberson. He’s not a star, but his absence has a HUGE impact on totals due to his defensive contributions.
This is the ultimate “sandwich” spot here for Seton Hall against New Hampshire. The Pirates are coming off of a tough 70-65 loss to Louisville last Saturday and have heavyweight Kentucky on deck this Saturday. New Hampshire is ranked 345th in the nation in KenPom and they likely won’t get much respect from Seton Hall.
The Ohio State-Wisconsin game is projected to have 25+ mph wind gusts consistently throughout the game and temperatures in the mid-40’s.
The Chicago Bulls continue to jump out to fast starts with their first unit. They are 27-15 ATS in 1st Quarters this season and covering by an average of 1.6 points.