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Duquesne Dukes vs. BYU Cougars 3/21/24 NCAAB Betting Picks

Duquesne Dukes vs. BYU Cougars 3/21/24 – The Duquesne Dukes (24-11) are set to face the BYU Cougars (23-10) in a much-anticipated NCAA Men’s Basketball clash. This game, part of the thrilling March Madness series, offers fans and bettors alike the opportunity to witness a high-stakes encounter filled with potential upsets and standout performances. Both teams are entering this match with impressive records, making it a prime target for those seeking free March Madness best picks.

Duquesne Dukes vs. BYU Cougars 3/21/24

When:Thursday, March 21, 2024 at 12:40 PM ET
Where:CHI Health Center Omaha
Duquesne Dukes vs. BYU Cougars 3/21/24
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Dae Dae Grant (Guard) vs. Jaxson Robinson (Guard)

Dae Dae Grant has established her reputation as the Duquesne Dukes’ team leader, playing 31 games and averaging 32.7 minutes on court. Despite the average score of 16.9 points, 3.5 rebounds, and 2.5 assists, her performance has still remained as a key factor. Upon viewing this feature, he is known for his shooting accuracy, especially 95.2% from free throw line which indicates the fact that he is trustworthy when the game is being difficult. On the other hand, his 39.3% field goal percent signifies that he needs work in selection and production shot.

Jaxson Robinson of the BYU Cougars comes up with a well-played match in 32 games, averaging 0.44 minutes per match. Robinson is one BYU’s top scorer, with 13.8 points, on average, and no doubt he is the strategic center of the offence. His field goal average is 42.2%, and he did a good job by converting 90.2% of free-throws. Robinson’s 34.9% 3-point marksmanship will play an integral role in pulling the defense apart.

The match between Grant and Robinson is not limited to the battle between the two guards; it is also a demonstration of various offensive procedures and a test of the defender’s resistance. In contrast to Robinson’s long range ability, Grant could trip him up with his scoring and clutch free-throw shooting while Robinson may employ his three point shooting and ball handling to gain back.

Analyzing the Dukes: A Deep Dive into Duquesne’s Dynamics

The Duquesne Dukes laid a foundation on consistency and team unity. Overall, averaging 71.2 points per game and having 44.1% field goal percentage show their ability to score. Their balanced approach, average 7.6 made three pointers per game at 34% success rate, matches up with their inside game. In the defensive aspect, Duquesne rebounds the ball 34.9 per game and can defend well with 7.5 steals and 4.4 blocks per game. Nevertheless, they have 11.7 turnovers and 17.3 fouls per game which are some of their vulnerabilities that will be lifelines for BYU most likely.

Cougars’ Court Command: BYU’s Offensive Onslaught

The BYU Cougars shine through their powerful offense, averaging more than 81.8 points per game. For example, with the team having a 46.2% field goal efficiency and the ability to shoot 11.2 three-pointers per game at a 34.8% rate make them a decisive team from any place on the pitch. Along with the team’s 39.6 boards per game and 18.6 assists, BYU’s play is not just about scores but also about creating opportunities, and controlling the pace. Their lower turnover rate (10.7 per game) and discipline in fouls (17.8 per game) are the conditions of good tactics for them.

NCAAB Betting Odds: BYU Cougars -400, Over/Under: 142.5

The current betting odds indicate a preference for the BYU Cougars, with a significant edge on the moneyline at -400 and an 8-point spread favoring them. The over/under set at 142.5 points suggests expectations of a high-scoring affair, reflecting both teams’ offensive capabilities.


Duquesne Dukes Betting Trends

Duquesne are 5-0 in their last 5 games.
Dukes are 4-1 in their last 5 games against the spread
Duquesne are 7-6 in their road games against the spread
The totals have gone OVER in 1 of Duquesne’ last 5 games
The totals have gone OVER in 4 of Duquesne’ 20 last games at home

BYU Cougars Betting Trends

BYU are 3-2 in their last 5 games.
Cougars are 4-1 in their last 5 games against the spread
BYU are 5-8 in their road games against the spread
The totals have gone OVER in 3 of BYU’ last 5 games
The totals have gone OVER in 12 of BYU’ 20 last games at home

Duquesne Dukes vs. BYU Cougars Betting Picks

In view of the statistical strong points as well as recent trends of the two teams involved this game is expected to be more competitive than the odds show. It may help Duquesne to control the pace of the game, and perhaps, neutralize BYU’s striking offensive through a joint unit and disruption tactically. The effectiveness of Duquesne to control BYU’s shots from beyond the arc and to manage their own turnovers will be the difference.

The Cougars are favored by odds, which give them the firepower to cover the spread, however, the Dukes’ recent form and determination make them a very intriguing pick against the spread. Both teams are accustomed to offensively-inclined games which might cause a 142.5-point total.

The best betting websites predict the BYU Cougars to win but Duquesne could cover the spread. With prop bets on individual performances, where Dae Dae Grant, and Jaxson Robinson’s scoring will be in the spotlight, you can boost value and entertainment.

Score Prediction: BYU Cougars 76, Duquesne Dukes 70