Toledo Rockets vs Bowling Green Falcons 3/12/2020 Spread, Preview and Picks
Toledo Rockets vs Bowling Green Falcons 3/12/2020 – The Toledo Rockets moved past the first round by beating Western Michigan Broncos in a close game to score a date with the Bowling Green Falcons in the quarter-finals. This Mid-American Conference Tournament game will happen on Thursday, March 12 at the Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse in Cleveland, Ohio. ESPN+ will be the official broadcast partner for this game and they will be putting the match live on television by 6:30 PM Eastern Time. SofaScore will get the same feed and have the online live stream available on their page. The Falcons have the better season record but National Championship Basketball Odds see the Rockets owning the upper hand in this game.
Toledo Rockets vs Bowling Green Falcons 3/12/2020
|When:||Thursday, March 12, 6:30 PM ET|
|Where:||Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse, Cleveland, Ohio|
Here's a preview of tomorrow's @MACSports Quarterfinal matchup vs. BG.
— Toledo Men's Basketball (@ToledoMBB) March 11, 2020
Toledo Rockets finished in the Mid-American Conference Tournament as the seventh-best team with a record of 8-10. But they made their name outside by slaying other teams in different conferences with an overall NCAA record of 17-15. In their last game, the prevailed over the Western Michigan Broncos with Marreon Jackson leading the charge with 25 points and five assists. He got help from Willie Jackson who dominated the paint with 22 points and 16 rebounds while Knapke helped out inside with a double-double of his own with 18 points and 11 rebounds.
Players to watch: M. Jackson G (32 GP 35.3 MIN 19.8 PTS 4.3 REB 5.4 AST 1.5 STL 0 BLK 3.1 TO 40.9 FG% 81.6 FT% 36.9 3PT%), L. Knapke C (32 GP 34 MIN 15.8 PTS 8.2 REB 2.2 AST 0.4 STL 1.9 BLK 2.2 TO 47.9 FG% 77.1 FT% 39.4 3PT%), W. Jackson F (32 GP 34.4 MIN 12.3 PTS 12 REB 2.3 AST 0.7 STL 0.5 BLK 2.7 TO 49.3 FG% 68.8 FT% 0 3PT%).
Bowling Green Falcons
The Bowling Green Falcons are the second-best team in the Mid-American Conference behind the Akron Zips. They own a 12-6 record in their conference and in the NCAA, they finished with 21-10. Turner is the guy that this team will lean on with scoring as he gives his team 18.8 points, 4.6 rebounds and 2.5 assists while Frye backs him up with 13.5 points, 3.5 rebounds and 4 assists. Plowden also gives this team some help in the paint as he provides 12.7 points and 8.5 rebounds a night.
Players to watch: J. Turner G (25 GP 32.3 MIN 18.8 PTS 4.6 REB 2.5 AST 0.8 STL 0.2 BLK 2.1 TO 42.7 FG% 85.1 FT% 36.1 3PT%), D. Frye G (28 GP 29.6 MIN 13.3 PTS 3.5 REB 4 AST 0.5 STL 0.1 BLK 2.3 TO 38.7 FG% 69.9 FT% 32.2 3PT%), D. Plowden G (31 GP 31.4 MIN 12.7 PTS 8.5 REB 0.8 AST 0.9 STL 0.7 BLK 1.5 TO 47.6 FG% 85.1 FT% 34.7 3PT%).
Toledo Rockets vs Bowling Green Falcons Betting Predictions
Toledo is 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games.
Rockets are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games.
Toledo is 9-3 SU in their last 12 games against Bowling Green.
Rockets are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games this season.
Toledo is 5-1 SU in their last 6 games against an opponent in the Mid-American Conference.
Bowling Green Falcons
Bowling Green is 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
Falcons are 12-5 SU in their last 17 games.
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Bowling Green’s last 9 games against Toledo.
Bowling Green is 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games this season.
Falcons are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games against an opponent in the Mid-American Conference.
Toledo Rockets vs Bowling Green Falcons Betting Picks
The Falcons may have a better record but the Rockets are seen by Betting on College Basketball with a slight advantage in this game with the way they are playing lately in the tournament.
Moneyline: The ML handed to the Tigers in this game is -125 while the Falcons are given +105.
Spread: Just the thinnest one-point separating both teams across the spread with the Rockets owning the -1 while the Falcons are on the other side with +1.
Total: 147.5 points are the predicted total for both teams to reach with the Rockets going over and the Falcons are under.
Score Prediction: 74-71, Falcons win.