Xavier Musketeers vs Connecticut Huskies 1/25/2023 – PA Big East Conference play is all set to get underway as the Xavier Musketeers take on the Connecticut Huskies in an important game. The Musketeers are at the top of the Big East play and are one of the best teams this season. As for the Huskies, they are fifth in the same conference and are keen on making it to the top. Both teams have played well and the Musketeers have been great in scoring. The latest NCAAB betting lines are up with all the odds and money lines for this entertaining game.
Xavier Musketeers vs Connecticut Huskies 1/25/2023
|When:||Wednesday, January 25, 6:30 PM ET|
|Where:||Gampel Pavilion, Storrs, Connecticut|
|Musketeers||+7 (-105)||153.5 o (-105)||+260|
|Huskies||-7 (-105)||153.5 u (-105)||-290|
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The Musketeers are holding an 8-1 conference record and are 16-4 with their overall play. Xavier is ahead of the Golden Eagles and is coming into this game with a victory over Georgetown. The Musketeers have been one of the best teams as they won 12 of their last 13 games played. Zach Freemantle is one of the top players on their squad. The Musketeers are under the guidance of Head Coach Sean Miller. Five of their players are averaging in double digits and Souley Boum is the key player and the leader in scoring with 16.6 points per game.
Players to watch: Souley Boum G (GP 20, MIN 34.8, PTS 16.6, REB 4.2, AST 5.1, STL 1.4, BLK 0.2, TO 1.8, FG% 47.4, FT% 87.9, 3P% 43), Zach Freemantle F (GP 20, MIN 29.2, PTS 15.4, REB 8.5, AST 3.2, STL 0.8, BLK 0.7, TO 2.7, FG% 58.3, FT% 65.2, 3P% 61.1), Jack Nunge F (GP 20, MIN 28.6, PTS 14.5, REB 8.1, AST 1.9, STL 1.1, BLK 1.4, TO 1.4, FG% 51.5, FT% 67.9, 3P% 40).
The Connecticut Huskies are holding a 5-5 conference record and are 16-5 with their overall performance. The Huskies are behind the Blue Jays and are coming off an 86-56 victory against the Butler Bulldogs. The Huskies have been struggling off late as they gave up five of their last seven games. Jordan Hawkins is one of the top players for the Huskies and is scoring an average of 20 points per game. Connecticut is holding the 19th rank in the country and they must pick up a few important victories.
Players to watch: Adama Sanogo F (GP 21, MIN 26, PTS 17.2, REB 7.1, AST 1.3, STL 0.9, BLK 0.7, TO 2, FG% 58.7, FT% 76.5, 3P% 36.7), Jordan Hawkins G (GP 19, MIN 28.2, PTS 15.5, REB 3.9, AST 1.5, STL 1, BLK 0.5, TO 1.3, FG% 40.9, FT% 84.5, 3P% 38.8), Alex Karaban F (GP 21, MIN 28.5, PTS 10.1, REB 4.2, AST 1.6, STL 0.4, BLK 0.5, TO 1, FG% 46.5, FT% 83.3, 3P% 38.6).
Xavier Musketeers vs Connecticut Huskies Betting Numbers
Xavier is 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games.
The total has gone OVER in 15 of Xavier’s last 20 games.
Xavier is 12-1 SU in their last 13 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Xavier’s last 5 games on the road.
Xavier is 8-1 SU in their last 9 games against an opponent in the Big East conference.
Connecticut is 2-7 ATS in their last 9 games.
The total has gone OVER in 12 of Connecticut’s last 18 games.
Connecticut is 15-5 SU in their last 20 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Connecticut’s last 5 games against Xavier.
Connecticut is 16-1 SU in their last 17 games at home.
Xavier Musketeers vs Connecticut Huskies Betting Picks
The Musketeers are holding the 13th rank in the nation and they have been a powerhouse in scoring. Xavier has the best basketball betting odds on their side and they are all set to win this game and cover the spread.
Moneyline: +260 is the ML set for the Musketeers in this game and the ML set for the Huskies is -290.
Spread: A spread of +7 -105 is out for Musketeers and a spread of -7 -105 is out for Huskies.
Totals: 153.5 o (-105) will go over for the Musketeers and the same will go under for the Huskies.
Score Prediction: 85-76 Musketeers win.