Free NCAA Hoops Pick: Panthers vs. Bulldogs CBB Odds
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2023 NCAA Basketball Handicapping – Play In Game – Panthers vs. Mississippi State
- (22-11) Pittsburgh Panthers vs. Mississippi State Bulldogs (21-12)
- Date: Tuesday, March 14th
- Time: 9:10 ET
- Venue: UD Arena, Dayton
- CBB Moneyline Odds: Panthers +109 | Bulldogs -132
- NCAAB Betting ATS Odds: Pittsburgh +2 | Mississippi State -2 (Bet Now!)
- CBB Betting Total: O/U 133.5
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At this time, the Panthers have a 22-11 overall record, Pittsburgh squares off with Mississippi State. Presently, in their 14 road games this season, the Panthers have a record of 7-7.
Having been the underdog in 14 games, Pittsburgh has gone 6-8 straight up. Heading into today’s contest, they are the +2 underdogs on the spread.
Presently, Pittsburgh has a record of 7-4 in non-conference games. In Atlantic Coast action, they have a mark of 15-7.
Coming into the game, Blake Hinson is the team leader in scoring, averaging 15.5 points per game. In addition to his scoring, Hinson is grabbing 6.2 rebounds and adding 1.2 assists. Pittsburgh’s second leading scorer is Jamarius Burton, who has hit 49.7% of his field goal attempts and is averaging 15.6 points per game.
At this point, the Pittsburgh offense is one of the worst performing units in the NCAA, averaging just 61.5 points per game. This figure places them just 442nd in college basketball. In addition, Pittsburgh’s offensive attack is heavily reliant on getting the ball inside, as 66.38% of their shots have come inside the arc. So far, the team is ranked 372nd in overall field goal percentage at 41.4%. When the Panthers have taken 3-point shots, they are hitting 31.4% of their looks.
In terms of pace, Pittsburgh is below the NCAA average in possessions per game, averaging just 62.4 per contest, placing them just 665th in college basketball. Currently, Pittsburgh’s 33.8 rebounds per contest is one of the lower figures in the NCAA. So far, the Panthers are averaging 9.9 offensive boards per game.
Mississippi State Bulldogs
Overall, Mississippi State has an 21-12 overall record. So far, Mississippi State has been the home team 21 times, sitting with a record of 16-5.
Getting ready to play for the 24 times as the favorite, the Bulldogs have gone 19-5 in those matchups. Playing at home, Mississippi State comes into this game as -2 point favorites.
Presently, Mississippi State has a record of 12-1 in non-conference games. In Southeastern action, they have a mark of 9-11.
Coming into the game, Tolu Smith is the team leader in scoring, averaging 15.8 points per game. In addition to his scoring, Smith is grabbing 8.5 rebounds and adding 1.7 assists. Mississippi State’s second leading scorer is Shakeel Moore, who has hit 40.9% of his field goal attempts and is averaging 9.6 points per game.
Bulldogs Key Stats
Currently, Mississippi State’s offense heads into today’s matchup averaging just 70.9 points, which places them 209th in the NCAA. In addition, Mississippi State’s offensive attack is heavily reliant on getting the ball inside, as 71.85% of their shots have come inside the arc. So far, the team is ranked 127th in overall field goal percentage at 45.4%. When the Bulldogs have taken 3-point shots, they are hitting 29.5% of their looks.
In terms of pace, Mississippi State is below the NCAA average in possessions per game, averaging just 65.7 per contest, placing them just 570th in college basketball. Currently, the team is pulling down rebounds at a similar rate to the NCAA average at 36.6 rebounds per contest. This figure includes 11.5 offensive boards per game.
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Pittsburgh Panthers vs. Mississippi State Bulldogs CBB Betting Trends
- Firstly, Pittsburgh is 3-2 vs. the spread in their last 5 games. The Panthers are 2-3 straight up in these matchups.
- Secondly, Pittsburgh is 7-3 ATS in their last 10 games on the road, going 6-4 SU.
- At this point, Panthers are 0-3 SU in their last 3 games as the underdog. They are 1-2 vs. the spread in these contests.
- Also, Bulldogs are 2-1 SU in their last 3 games as the favorite. They are 0-3 vs. the spread in these contests.
Free Pittsburgh Panthers vs. Mississippi State Bulldogs CBB Betting Pick:
Free Spread Prediction: Pittsburgh Panthers +2
Our NCAA basketball betting model has identified this game as an excellent opportunity to take the Pittsburgh Panthers to cover the spread as the +2 point betting underdogs. Throughout the game, look for both Pittsburgh and Mississippi State to focus on working the ball inside, as the team’s are ranked 605th and 547th, respectively in made 3’s per game. We see this primarily benefiting the Panthers, who have been a profitable school to bet on vs the spread on the road.
Play In Game Free Pick
In Pittsburgh’s last 10 games on the road, they are 7-3 vs the spread. In this spot, we like the Panthers to cover.
Free Pittsburgh vs. Mississippi State CBB Betting Pick: Pittsburgh ATS
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