Boise State Broncos (11-4) vs. Nevada Wolf Pack (15-1)
As Boise State Broncos prepare to face off against Nevada Wolf Pack this Friday in what promises to be an exciting NCAA Men’s Basketball matchup, the stakes are high for fans and bettors alike. Don’t miss this battle of titans – not only for bragging rights but also as an opportunity for free NCAAB picks!
Boise State Broncos have had a remarkable season. Averaging an impressive 76 points per game on offense with 46.4% field goal percentage and 34.8% three-point shooting accuracy is supported by their dominating free throw percentage (71%) and dominance in rebounding (37.5 per game averaged). On defense, their ability to disrupt their opponent’s flow with an average of 6.1 steals and 2.5 blocks per game illustrates their excellence.
Nevada Wolf Pack boasts a slightly better record and bring their own strengths to the court, including an average scoring total of 79.1 per game – barely surpassing Boise State in scoring! Their field goal percentage stands at 47.7% with an impressive free throw percentage of 73.1%; defensive play features an average of 3.9 blocks per game, signifying their ability to effectively guard their basket. Overall statistics reveal an approach that balances offense and defense perfectly.
Boise State Broncos vs. Nevada Wolf Pack Game Info
|Friday, January 12, 2024, at 10:30 PM ET
|Lawlor Events Center
Tyson Degenhart (Forward) vs. Jarod Lucas (Guard)
Tyson Degenhart has been an integral player this season for Boise State as a forward. Playing 13 games while averaging 31.8 minutes per game and scoring an average of 15.3 points. Degenhart also contributed with rebounding average of 5.4 per game and 1.8 assists, not to mention his ability to steal (1.3 per game), contributing defensive strength to Boise State while his turnovers (0.9 per game).
Nevada guard Jarod Lucas has played in 16 games over slightly longer (31.9 minutes per game). His scoring average of 17.6 points per game and free throw percentage of 93.3% make him an invaluable offensive asset; his lower rebound and assist averages (2.8 and 1.1 respectively) may limit their impact, though Lucas’ field goal and three-point percentages still significantly contribute to Nevada’s offense.
Degenhart and Lucas make for an intriguing duo; Degenhart’s all-around game could present Lucas with challenges when it comes to rebounding and defense, while Lucas’ scoring prowess and free throw accuracy will put Boise State’s defense under strain. Their matchup could decide the tempo of this contest.
NCAAB Odds/Point Spread:TBD, Total Odds: TBD
The current betting odds for the game are still to be determined. However, given the trends and statistics, it’s likely to be a closely contested match with potential edge to Nevada due to their slightly better record and scoring average.
Boise State Broncos Betting Trends
Boise State’s betting trends indicate a strong propensity to hit both the Moneyline in home games and Game Total Over. Their consistent performance in hitting Team Total Over in many games suggests offensive reliability while their inconsistent success hitting Game Total Under indicates variations in defensive play.
Nevada Wolf Pack Betting Trends
Nevada’s track record in recent games of hitting the Moneyline speaks to their overall strength. Their recent trend of hitting 1H Game Total Under at home could indicate strong defensive starts while hitting Game Total Over would suggest their second half offensive performance is unrivaled.
Boise State Broncos vs. Nevada Wolf Pack 1/12/24 Betting Picks
Stats and trends suggest this matchup will be close. Boise State has had great home success this season while Nevada boasts an excellent overall record; therefore the outcome could hinge upon Degenhart of Boise State and Lucas from Nevada; their individual contributions could make or break this contest.
In terms of betting, Nevada might be the safer pick due to their slightly superior offensive stats and more consistent performance. However, Boise State’s ability to upset cannot be underestimated, especially considering their home record. Prop bets on individual player performances, particularly on Degenhart and Lucas, could offer value. The over/under will be crucial and should be considered in light of both teams’ tendency to hit the Game Total Over. For bettors looking for the best sportsbooks, it’s advisable to compare odds and lines closer to the game day for the most informed decisions.