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Duke vs James Madison Basketball Prediction, Best Bets, Spread & Odds - NCAA Tournament Second Round

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Duke vs James Madison Basketball Prediction, Best Bets, Spread & Odds - NCAA Tournament Second Round

The No. 4 seed Duke Blue Devils (25-8) and the No. 12 seed James Madison Dukes (32-3) will play in the NCAA Tournament with a trip to the Sweet 16 of the South Region bracket on the line on Sunday at Barclays Center, beginning at 5:15 PM ET.

Before you place your bet on this game at FanDuel Sportsbook, here are the NCAA basketball odds and spreads you need to know.

Duke vs. James Madison Game Info and Odds

  • Game Day: Sunday, March 24, 2024
  • Game Time: 5:15 PM ET
  • TV Channel: CBS
  • Location: Brooklyn, New York
  • Arena: Barclays Center

Duke vs. James Madison Picks and Prediction

All college basketball win probability predictions and picks are according to numberFire.
Prediction: Duke win (63.7%)

Here's a look at some betting trends for Duke (-7.5) versus James Madison on Sunday. The total has been set at 147.5 points for this game.

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Duke vs. James Madison: ATS Betting Stats and Trends

  • Duke has covered 19 times in 33 games with a spread this season.
  • James Madison has covered 20 times in 34 chances against the spread this year.
  • When the spread is set as 7.5 or more this season, Duke (11-9) covers a lower percentage of those games when it is the favorite (55%) than James Madison (1-0) does as the underdog (100%).
  • The Blue Devils have done a better job covering the spread at home (11-7-0) than they have in road affairs (5-6-0).
  • The Dukes have performed better against the spread at home (8-6-0) than on the road (7-7-0) this year.

Duke vs. James Madison: Moneyline Betting Stats

  • Duke has been the moneyline favorite in 28 games this season and has come away with the win 22 times (78.6%) in those contests.
  • This season, the Blue Devils have come away with a win 15 times in 18 chances when named as a favorite of at least -300 or better on the moneyline.
  • James Madison has been the moneyline underdog four total times this season. James Madison has finished 3-1 in those games.
  • The Dukes have played as a moneyline underdog of +240 or longer in just one game this season, which they won.
  • Duke has an implied victory probability of 75% according to the moneyline set by sportsbooks for this matchup.

Duke vs. James Madison Head-to-Head Comparison

  • Duke outscores opponents by 12.6 points per game (scoring 79.4 per game to rank 47th in college basketball while allowing 66.8 per outing to rank 44th in college basketball) and has a +414 scoring differential overall.
  • Kyle Filipowski's 16.7 points per game lead Duke and are 144th in the country.
  • James Madison has a +527 scoring differential, topping opponents by 15.1 points per game. It is putting up 84 points per game, 11th in college basketball, and is allowing 68.9 per outing to rank 86th in college basketball.
  • Terrence Edwards paces James Madison, averaging 17.3 points per game (111th in college basketball).
  • The Blue Devils win the rebound battle by 5.1 boards on average. They record 36.5 rebounds per game, which ranks 118th in college basketball, while their opponents pull down 31.4 per contest.
  • Filipowski tops the team with 8.2 rebounds per game (75th in college basketball play).
  • The Dukes win the rebound battle by five boards on average. They collect 38.8 rebounds per game, 39th in college basketball, while their opponents pull down 33.8.
  • T.J. Bickerstaff averages 8.5 rebounds per game (58th in college basketball) to lead the Dukes.
  • Duke scores 105.2 points per 100 possessions (13th in college basketball), while giving up 88.6 points per 100 possessions (53rd in college basketball).
  • The Dukes rank 26th in college basketball averaging 103.3 points per 100 possessions on offense, and defensively are 12th, allowing 84.8 points per 100 possessions.

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