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Missouri Tigers vs Oregon Ducks 12/2/2020 NCAAB Picks, Previews & Game Analysis
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Missouri Tigers vs Oregon Ducks 12/2/2020 – The Missouri Tigers are off to a good start and they hope to keep it that way or even improve on it. They will be facing the Oregon Ducks next and they will set to do battle this December 2, Wednesday. This game will be held in the closed-door venue of the CHI Health Center in Omaha, Nebraska and the tip-off begins at 9:00 p.m. Eastern Time. FS1 owns the broadcast rights of the game and they will put it on television. The same feed will be sent to SofaScore for the online live stream. This should be close and the debuting Oregon Ducks are the favorites by College Basketball Spreads over the Missouri Tigers.
Missouri Tigers vs Oregon Ducks 12/2/2020
The Missouri Tigers had their first only game of the season so far just this November 25 and they went up against Oral Roberts Golden Eagles by a wide margin of 27 points. Mark Smith is the best player for this game as he gave the Tigers 18 points, three rebounds, and two assists. Not far behind was Xavier Pinson’s 17 points along with four assists and three rebounds. Dru Smith also had a good game and he provided with 16 points, six assists, five rebounds, four steals, and a block. Rounding up the double-digit scorers is Javon Pickett doing 11 points, three rebounds, two assists, and two steals.
Players to watch: M. Smith G (GP 1 MIN 21 PTS 17 REB 3 AST 4 STL 1 BLK 0 TO 5 FG% 58.3 FT% 66.7 3PT% 20), X. Pinson G (GP 1 MIN 32 PTS 16 REB 5 AST 6 STL 4 BLK 1 TO 3 FG% 55.6 FT% 83.3 3PT% 50), D. Smith G (GP 31 MIN 36.6 PTS 20.5 REB 4.3 AST 5.5 STL 1.5 BLK 0 TO 2.7 FG% 46.8 FT% 82.1 3PT% 41.5).
The Oregon Ducks are just about to start the season and they are given the 21st ranking in the Top 25. This team is going in this season without their top scorer from last season and they will miss Pritchard’s production. It is now up to Chris Duarte to give a lift to the team and he will is expected to put up his numbers from last season. The six-foot-six guard had 12.9 points, 5.6 rebounds, 1.6 assists, and 1.7 steals. Will Richardson will also be in the team this year and he will join Duarte in the starting backcourt. He had averages last season of 11 points, 3.7 rebounds, and 2.3 assists.
Players to Watch: P. Pritchard G GP 28 MIN 30.1 PTS 12.9 REB 5.6 AST 1.6 STL 1.7 BLK 0.5 TO 1.5 FG% 41.4 FT% 79.5 3PT% 33.6, C. Duarte G GP 28 MIN 30.1 PTS 12.9 REB 5.6 AST 1.6 STL 1.7 BLK 0.5 TO 1.5 FG% 41.4 FT% 79.5 3PT% 33.6, W. Richardson G GP 31 MIN 30.3 PTS 11 REB 3.7 AST 2.3 STL 1.4 BLK 0.2 TO 1.6 FG% 47.9 FT% 84.8 3PT% 46.9.
Missouri Tigers vs Oregon Ducks Betting Predictions
Missouri is 7-3 ATS in their last 10 games.
Oregon is 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games.
Missouri Tigers vs Oregon Ducks Betting Picks
The Oregon Ducks are going to make a good statement in their first game and expect them to go all out and prove that they belong in the Top 25. They are the favorites to win as seen by Top Online Sportsbook against the Missouri Tigers and giving them their first loss.
Moneyline: The ML handed to the Ducks for this matchup is at -181 while the Tigers are at +164.
Spread: It is just four points separating both teams with the Tigers taking the +4 while the Ducks are at -4.
Total: The given total for this matchup is at 138 points with the Ducks going under and the Tigers are over.
Score Prediction: 73-65, Ducks win.