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Michigan Wolverines vs Rutgers Scarlet Knights 01/04/2022 Odds, Betting Picks and Predictions

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Michigan Wolverines vs Rutgers Scarlet Knights 01-04-2022 Odds Betting Picks and Predictions

Michigan Wolverines vs Rutgers Scarlet Knights 01/04/2022 – A Big 10 Conference play is all set to get underway as the Michigan Wolverines take on the Rutgers Scarlet Knights from Jersey Mike’s Arena in Piscataway, New Jersey. The Wolverines are seventh in the Big 10 play and Rutgers are sitting one step below at the eighth. Michigan will enter this game with a losing record and the Scarlet Knights will enter this game riding a two-game winning streak. The NCAA basketball betting picks are up and running with all the odds and betting lines.

Michigan Wolverines vs Rutgers Scarlet Knights 01/04/2022

When: Tuesday, January 4, 7:00 PM ET
Where: Jersey Mike’s Arena, Piscataway, New Jersey
TV: BTN
Stream: Sofascore
Michigan Wolverines vs Rutgers Scarlet Knights 01/04/2022
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Michigan Wolverines -5 (-110) 137 o (-110) -200
Rutgers Scarlet Knight +5 (-110) 137 u (-110) +150
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Michigan Wolverines

The Michigan Wolverines are 1-1 in their conference play and are 7-5 with their overall record. Michigan dropped their last game against the UFC Knights with an 85-71 final score. Hunter Dickinson is the bright spot for the Wolverines with 15.3 points and 9.1 rebounds per game. When it comes to assists, DeVante Jones took the lead with 4.0 per game. The Wolverines have two of their players scoring in double figures. As a whole team, they are averaging 73.3 points per game.

Players to watch: H. Dickinson C (GP 12, MIN 30.3, PTS 15.3, REB 9.1, AST 1.9, STL 0.6, BLK 1.1, TO 2, FG% 58.7, FT% 65.4, 3P% 33.3), E. Brooks G (GP 12, MIN 34.3, PTS 13.1, REB 3.3, AST 2.8, STL 1.2, BLK 0.2, TO 1.5, FG% 43.3, FT% 88.9, 3P% 36.5), C. Houstan F (GP 12, MIN 31.3, PTS 9.3, REB 4.3, AST 1.4, STL 0.7, BLK 0.3, TO 2.1, FG% 37.1, FT% 80.8, 3P% 33.9).

Rutgers Scarlet Knight

The Rutgers Scarlet Knights are behind the Wolverines with the same record. Rutgers managed to stay ahead of Purdue after their last success against the Central Connecticut Blue Devils. The Knights have Ron Harper Jr as their leader in scoring with 14.9 points per game. Harper is also the leading rebounder with 7.4 boards. When it comes to assists, Paul Mulcahy has taken the lead with 4.4 per game. The Knights have three of their players averaging in double figures. Rutgers is shooting at an average of 68.1 points per game.

Players to watch: R. Harper Jr. F (GP 12, MIN 32.4, PTS 14.9, REB 7.4, AST 2.1, STL 1.5, BLK 0.5, TO 1.8, FG% 42.1, FT% 71.7, 3P% 39), C. Omoruyi C (GP 12, MIN 26.3, PTS 12.4, REB 7.3, AST 0.6, STL 0.7, BLK 0.5, TO 1.3, FG% 61.5, FT% 65.6, 3P% 0), G. Baker G (GP 8, MIN 31.4, PTS 10.9, REB 1.8, AST 4.3, STL 0.9, BLK 0.3, TO 1.8, FG% 41.3, FT% 75, 3P% 39).

Michigan Wolverines vs Rutgers Scarlet Knight Betting Predictions

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Michigan Wolverines

The total has gone OVER in 4 of Michigan’s last 5 games.
Michigan are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games against Rutgers.
Michigan are 10-0 SU in their last 10 games against Rutgers.
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Michigan’s last 10 games on the road.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Michigan’s last 6 games this season.

Rutgers Scarlet Knight

Rutgers are 3-9 ATS in their last 12 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Rutgers’ last 7 games.
Rutgers are 4-2 SU in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Rutgers’ last 5 games against Michigan.
Rutgers are 8-1 SU in their last 9 games at home.

Michigan Wolverines vs Rutgers Scarlet Knight Betting Picks

Summary: The Knights are not scoring as much as Michigan and they will struggle to get past the Wolverines. The basketball betting odds are intact for the Wolverines to win this game and rebound from their last defeat.

Moneyline: The ML allocated for the Wolverines is -200 and the ML allocated for the Knights is +150.

ATS: A spread of -5 (-110) is set for Michigan and a spread of +5 (-110) is set for the Knights.

Totals: Look for the total to go over 137 (-110) for the Wolverines and look for the total to go under 137 (-110) for the Knights.

Score Prediction: 69-63, Wolverines win.