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Ball State Cardinals vs Michigan Wolverines 12/2/2020 NCAAB Previews, Odds & Spread
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Ball State Cardinals vs Michigan Wolverines 12/2/2020 – The Michigan Wolverines are on a good start and they went undefeated in their first two games. They hope to bring it to a winning streak and will host their next game against the Ball State Cardinals. Both teams are set to clash this December 2, Wednesday at the Crisler Center in Ann Arbor, Michigan. BTN will be putting the game live on television at exactly 7:00 P.M. Eastern Time. SofaScore will be the best place to watch the game through an online live stream. The forecast of Sportsbook is that the Michigan Wolverines will come out as the victors over the Ball State Cardinals.
Ball State Cardinals vs Michigan Wolverines 12/2/2020
Ball State Cardinals
The Ball State Cardinals had only one game so far this season and it was a tight one-point loss against the Northern Kentucky Norse, 73-74. The team had a chance to win the game but did not sink in the crucial three-point basket with 22 seconds left. K.J Walton was the best player for the team with 28 points, 11 assists, and two steals. He was not able to play a full season and hopes to participate more this time around. Ishmael El-Amin chipped in with 15 points, three assists, and four steals. Miryne Thomas came off the bench with 16 minutes and contributed with 9 points.
Players to watch: K.J. Walton G (GP 1 MIN 27 PTS 28 REB 11 AST 1 STL 2 BLK 0 TO 0 FG% 52.4 FT% 60 3PT% 0), I. El-Amin G (GP 1 MIN 36 PTS 15 REB 1 AST 3 STL 4 BLK 0 TO 4 FG% 46.2 FT% 100 3PT% 33.3), M. Thomas F (GP 1 MIN 16 PTS 9 REB 3 AST 0 STL 0 BLK 0 TO 1 FG% 75 FT% 50 3PT% 50).
The Michigan Wolverines are coming in this season with a chip on their shoulder as they were left out from the Top 25 ranking and known as the biggest omission from the group. They opened up the season with a 14-point victory over the Bowling Green Falcons. The Wolverines followed it up with a tight battle with Oakland Golden Grizzles in overtime by ten points, 81-71. In that game, Isaiah Livers had 22 points, three rebounds, three assists, four rebounds, and five three-pointers. Not far behind was Hunter Dickinson doing 19 points, four rebounds, four assists, and a steal.
Players to Watch: I. Livers F (GP 2 MIN 21.5 PTS 15 REB 6 AST 2.5 STL 0.5 BLK 0.5 TO 1 FG% 66.7 FT% 76.9 3PT% 0), H. Dickinson C (GP 2 MIN 24.5 PTS 12 REB 5 AST 2 STL 0 BLK 1 TO 2 FG% 36.4 FT% 50 3PT% 35.3), C. Brown G (GP 1 MIN 29 PTS 18 REB 3 AST 2 STL 0 BLK 0 TO 2 FG% 70 FT% 0 3PT% 66.7).
Ball State Cardinals vs Michigan Wolverines Betting Predictions
Ball State Cardinals
Ball State is 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games.
Michigan is 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games.
Ball State Cardinals vs Michigan Wolverines Betting Picks
The Michigan Wolverines look like a team that is ready to roll under the coaching of former Fab 5 member Juwan Howard. They are the favorites to win by the College Basketball Betting websites over the Ball State Cardinals and expect the margin to go to the late 20s.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Wolverines for this game is -1425 while the Cardinals are at +1075.
Spread: 15 points is the given spread for this matchup with the Tigers at +15 while the Wolverines sit at the -15.
Total: The given total for this matchup is at 138 points. The Tigers are over and the Wolverines are the team under.
Score Prediction: 79-68, Wolverines win.