LSU Tigers vs Michigan Wolverines 03/22/2021 – LSU Tigers and Michigan Wolverines will square off for their second NCAA tournament round at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Indiana. The Tigers will enter this game after securing the third spot in the Southeastern Conference play. LSU Tigers won their first-round against Saint Bonaventure Bonnies, but they are up against one of the toughest teams. Michigan Wolverines finished first in the Big 10 Conference play and they took out TX Southern in their first round. The NCAA basketball predictions are flourishing as these teams battle to increase their record.
LSU Tigers vs Michigan Wolverines 03/22/2021
|When:||Monday, March 22, 7:10 PM ET|
|Where:||Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, Indiana|
🏀 SECOND ROUND NEWS 🏀
We just got word … our NCAA Second Round match-up vs. No. seed LSU will be Monday, March 22 at 7:10 p.m. at Lucas Oil Stadium (CBS) — on the southside court#GoBlue 〽️🏀#MarchMadness#ForCompetitorsOnly pic.twitter.com/dINHpwmI1L
— Michigan Men's Basketball (@umichbball) March 21, 2021
The LSU Tigers won against the Bonnies with a final score of 76-61 and they are keen on getting past the Wolverines. LSU Tigers converted 25 of their 62 field goal attempts and shot at an average of close to just 41 percent. From the three-point radar, the Tigers shot at 32 percent. Cameron Thomas took the lead for his team with 27 points and four boards. Aundre Hyatt was the other player to score 13 points and 10 boards in their success.
Players to watch: C. Thomas G (GP 28 MIN 33.8 PTS 22.8 REB 3.4 AST 1.5 STL 0.9 BLK 0.2 TO 1.7 FG% 40.5 FT% 87.80), T. Watford F (GP 27 MIN 34.6 PTS 16.5 REB 7.5 AST 3 STL 1.1 BLK 0.5 TO 2.7 FG% 48.4 FT% 66.7), J. Smart G (GP 27 MIN 35.4 PTS 15.6 REB 3.5 AST 3.9 STL 1.3 BLK 0.1 TO 2.7 FG% 46.2 FT% 84.5).
Michigan Wolverines will enter this game after an easy victory against TX Southern. The Wolverines scored 82 and gave up just 66 in return. The Wolverines converted 26 of their 54 field goal attempts and shot at an average of close to 49 percent. From the three-point radar, the Wolverines struggled to make it past 34.6 percent. Michigan completed their regular season with a final record of 21-4. The Wolverines have lost just four games in total this season.
Players to watch: H. Dickinson C (GP 25 MIN 25.5 PTS 14.3 REB 7.4 AST 0.8 STL 0.4 BLK 1.4 TO 2.2 FG% 60.7 FT% 76.8), I. Livers F (GP 23 MIN 31.6 PTS 13.1 REB 6 AST 2 STL 0.6 BLK 0.7 TO 1.1 FG% 45.7 FT% 87), F. Wagner G (GP 25 MIN 31.4 PTS 12.7 REB 6.3 AST 3 STL 1.3 BLK 1 TO 1.3 FG% 49.1 FT% 84.6).
LSU Tigers vs Michigan Wolverines Betting Predictions
LSU is 6-0 ATS in their last 6 games.
Tigers are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games.
LSU is 5-0 ATS in their last 5 games this season.
LSU is 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games against an opponent in the Big Ten conference.
Tigers are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games played in March.
Michigan is 13-6 ATS in their last 19 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Michigan’s last 16 games.
Michigan is 16-4 SU in their last 20 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Michigan’s last 8 games this season.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Michigan’s last 8 games against an opponent in the Southeastern conference.
LSU Tigers vs Michigan Wolverines Betting Picks
The Wolverines are in a tight spot and they are not in a situation to get past the Tigers. The latest March Madness betting odds are in favor of the Tigers to win this game and cover the spread with a decent score.
Moneyline: The ML set for the Tigers is +170 and the ML set for the Wolverines is -190.
Spread: +5 (-110) is the spread that is out for the Tigers and -5 (-110) is the spread for the Wolverines.
Totals: Over 148 (-110) is the total for LSU and the same will go under for the Wolverines.
Score Prediction: 75-72, Tigers win.