Michigan Wolverines vs Ohio State Buckeyes 3/1/2020 Spread, Preview and Picks
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Michigan Wolverines vs Ohio State Buckeyes 3/1/2020 – The Michigan Wolverines and Ohio State Buckeyes are smack in the middle of the Big Ten Conference. Both teams are set to clash this Sunday, March 1 at the Value City Arena in Columbus, Ohio. It will be CBS that will be covering the game live on television and they will be sharing the feed to SofaScore for the online live stream. The Buckeyes are currently on back-to-back wins and since the game will be played in their home court, How To Bet On NCAA Basketball sees them with the upper hand over the Wolverines.
Michigan Wolverines vs Ohio State Buckeyes 3/1/2020
Michigan Wolverines are just below the Ohio State Buckeyes in the Big Ten Conference with an 18-10 record. On the road, they are 4 wins and 5 losses while in their past ten games, the team only lost thrice. They are coming from a loss that snapped their five-game winning streak and they hope to bounce-back quick as the last stretch of the NCAA season arrives. Simpson is the best scorer for this team with 13 points, 7.9 assists and 4.4 rebounds per game while Teske is their man in the paint with 11.8 points, 7.1 rebounds and 1.9 blocks a night. Wagner also contributes 11.2 points and 5.2 rebounds.
Players to watch: Z. Simpson G (27 GP 33.6 MIN 13 PTS 4.4 REB 7.9 AST 1 STL 0.1 BLK 3.1 TO 47.2 FG% 59.6 FT% 35.4 3PT%), J. Teske C (28 GP 28 MIN 11.8 PTS 7.1 REB 1.2 AST 1 STL 1.9 BLK 1.5 TO 48.3 FG% 70.4 FT% 26.2 3PT%), F. Wagner G (24 GP 31 MIN 11.2 PTS 5.6 REB 1 AST 1.2 STL 0.6 BLK 1.6 TO 44.1 FG% 81.3 FT% 30.4 3PT%).
Ohio State Buckeyes
The Ohio State Buckeyes are just above the Michigan Wolverines in the Big 10 conference and losing to them in their next game will mean them dropping down a spot. At home, they have been defending their games well at the Value City Arena as they only lost twice in 16 games Wesson has been their best player all year long with 14 points, 9.6 rebounds and a block per game. Washington does 11 points, 2.6 rebounds and 1.4 assists while DJ Carton provides the team with 10.4 points per game along with 2.8 rebounds and 3 assists per game. Just like the Wolverines, Ohio State has only lost thrice in their past ten games.
Players to watch: K. Wesson F (28 GP 29.2 MIN 14 PTS 9.6 REB 2.1 AST 0.7 STL 1 BLK 2.6 TO 44.9 FG% 72 FT% 41.1 3PT%), D. Washington Jr. G (25 GP 23.8 MIN 11 PTS 2.6 REB 1.4 AST 0.4 STL 0.1 BLK 1.2 TO 40.9 FG% 82 FT% 38.2 3PT%), D.J. Carton G (20 GP 23.9 MIN 10.4 PTS 2.8 REB 3 AST 0.7 STL 0.4 BLK 2.6 TO 47.7 FG% 75.9 FT% 40 3PT%).
Michigan Wolverines vs Ohio State Buckeyes Betting Predictions
Michigan is 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games.
Ohio State Buckeyes
Ohio State is 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
Michigan Wolverines vs Ohio State Buckeyes Betting Picks
The Ohio State Buckeyes are being the safer bet for this game according to Betting On College Basketball. It should be a tight ball game but since the Buckeyes own the home court, it is logical that they are the once who should take this victory while the Wolverines struggle on the road.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Wolverines for this game is +153 while the Buckeyes are -167 at home.
Spread: It is 3.5 points across the spread for this game with the Buckeyes sitting at 3.5 and the Wolverines are on the other side with+3.5 -3.5.
Total: It is 137 points on the total for this game as the Wolverines the team expected to go over while the Buckeyes are under.
Score Prediction: 70-66, Ohio State.