Ohio Bobcats vs Akron Zips 3/12/2020 Picks, NCAAB Spread and Odds
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Ohio Bobcats vs Akron Zips 3/12/2020 – The Ohio Bobcats scored a victory in the first round of the Mid-American Conference tournament against Central Michigan Chippewas to earn the right to battle the Akron Zips in the quarter-finals. This match is slated to go down at the Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse in Cleveland, Ohio and it will be ESPN+ covering the game live on television at 12:00 PM Eastern Time. SofaScore will have the same feed featured in its online live stream. It looks like the road ends here for the Ohio Bobcats as Basketball Betting Tips Over Under sees them falling to the top-seeded team Akron Zip in this game.
Ohio Bobcats vs Akron Zips 3/12/2020
The Ohio Bobcats overwhelmed the Central Michigan Chippewas during the first round of the Mid-American Conference tournament as they beat them by 20 points. The game was out of reach as early as at the end of the first half and the Bobcast just coasted to the victory. Vander Plas is the best player in that game as he had strong numbers with 25 points, 10 rebounds and seven assists while Preston followed it up with 21 points, seven assists and six rebounds. Dartis also came up with a decent 11 points, six rebounds and two assists for Ohio.
Players to watch: J. Preston G (32 GP 38.1 MIN 16.8 PTS 6.4 REB 7.4 AST 1.4 STL 0.1 BLK 3.7 TO 51.5 FG% 72.5 FT% 40.7 3PT%), B. Vander Plas F (31 GP 33 MIN 15.7 PTS 6.9 REB 2.8 AST 1 STL 0.7 BLK 2.9 TO 49.2 FG% 59.3 FT% 29.9 3PT%), J. Dartis G (29 GP 31.3 MIN 12.9 PTS 2.3 REB 1.2 AST 1.1 STL 0.1 BLK 0.9 TO 39.3 FG% 83.6 FT% 38.1 3PT%).
The Akron Zips finished on top of the Mid-American Conference standings as they are waiting for the match between the Ohio Bobcats and the Central Michigan Chippewas. They earned that right after finishing with a 14-4 record in their conference and overall in the NCAA they are at 24-7. Jackson is the high-scoring guard who does 19.8 points, 2.7 rebounds, 4.5 assists and a steal per game. Cheese is another player to look out for as he does 15.7 points, 4.8 rebounds, and 3.4 assists. Williams averages almost double-double night with 13.9 points and 9.5 rebounds.
Players to watch: L. Jackson G (31 GP 34.2 MIN 19.8 PTS 2.7 REB 4.5 AST 1 STL 0 BLK 2.3 TO 46.5 FG% 87.7 FT% 42.8 3PT%), T. Cheese G (30 GP 30.8 MIN 15.7 PTS 4.8 REB 3.4 AST 1.1 STL 0.3 BLK 2.6 TO 43.8 FG% 82.2 FT% 34.6 3PT%), X. Williams F (31 GP 31.6 MIN 13.9 PTS 9.5 REB 1.3 AST 0.8 STL 0.9 BLK 1.7 TO 37.8 FG% 90.8 FT% 29.9 3PT%).
Ohio Bobcats vs Akron Zips Betting Predictions
Ohio is 7-0 ATS in their last 7 games.
Akron is 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games.
Ohio Bobcats vs Akron Zips Betting Picks
The Akron Zips are given the upper hand in this game by Sports Betting over the Ohio Bobcats. The winner of this match will go on to the Semi-finals and await the winner between Northern Illinois and Buffalo.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Bobcats for this game is +170 while the Zips are handed -200.
Spread: Just 3.5 points across the spread given to this game with the Bobcats at +3.5 while the Zips are at -3.5.
Total: 143 points is the predicted total for both teams to reach. The Bobcats are going over and the Zips are under.
Score Prediction: 74-70, Akron Zips.