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Marquette vs Providence Basketball Prediction, Best Bets, Spread & Odds - Big East Tournament

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Marquette vs Providence Basketball Prediction, Best Bets, Spread & Odds - Big East Tournament

The No. 3 seed Marquette Golden Eagles (24-8, 14-6 Big East) take on the No. 7 seed Providence Friars (21-12, 10-10 Big East) in the Big East tournament Friday at Madison Square Garden, starting at 8:00 PM ET. Both teams will look to get one step closer to securing an automatic place in the NCAA Tournament.

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

Marquette vs. Providence Game Info and Odds

  • Game Day: Friday, March 15, 2024
  • Game Time: 8:00 PM ET
  • TV Channel: Fox Sports 1
  • Location: New York City, New York
  • Arena: Madison Square Garden

Marquette vs. Providence Picks and Prediction

All college basketball win probability predictions and picks are according to numberFire.
Prediction: Marquette win (67%)

Marquette is a 4.5-point favorite against Providence on Friday and the over/under is set at 138.5 points. Here are a few betting trends and insights if you plan to place a wager on the matchup.

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Marquette vs. Providence: ATS Betting Stats and Trends

  • Marquette has compiled a 19-13-0 ATS record so far this year.
  • Providence has won 20 games against the spread this season, while failing to cover 13 times.
  • Marquette (13-8) covers a lower percentage of games when it is favored by 4.5 points or more this season (61.9%) than Providence (7-4) does as a 4.5+-point underdog (63.6%).
  • The Golden Eagles sport a better record against the spread in home games (11-5-0) than they do in away games (6-6-0).
  • In 2023-24 against the spread, the Friars have a lower winning percentage at home (.500, 9-9-0 record) than on the road (.727, 8-3-0).
  • Against the spread, in conference action, Marquette is 14-7-0 this year.
  • Providence is 14-8-0 against the spread in Big East games this season.

Marquette vs. Providence: Moneyline Betting Stats

  • Marquette has been chosen as the moneyline favorite in 24 games this year and has walked away with the win 20 times (83.3%) in those games.
  • This year, the Golden Eagles have won 15 of 17 games when listed as at least -194 or better on the moneyline.
  • Providence has won 46.7% of the games this season it was the moneyline underdog (7-8).
  • The Friars are 3-8 (winning only 27.3% of their games) when playing as a moneyline underdog of +160 or longer.
  • Marquette has an implied victory probability of 66% according to the moneyline set for this matchup.

Marquette vs. Providence Head-to-Head Comparison

  • Marquette averages 78.9 points per game (53rd in college basketball) while allowing 69.7 per contest (107th in college basketball). It has a +297 scoring differential overall and outscores opponents by 9.2 points per game.
  • Kam Jones leads Marquette, putting up 16.7 points per game (145th in the nation).
  • Providence puts up 73.0 points per game (193rd in college basketball) while allowing 68.7 per outing (81st in college basketball). It has a +143 scoring differential and outscores opponents by 4.3 points per game.
  • Devin Carter is 46th in college basketball with a team-high 19.5 points per game.
  • The Golden Eagles lose the rebound battle by 2.7 boards on average. They collect 32.8 rebounds per game, which ranks 314th in college basketball, while their opponents grab 35.5 per contest.
  • Oso Ighodaro is 160th in college basketball play with 7.2 rebounds per game to lead the Golden Eagles.
  • The Friars are 130th in the country at 36.1 rebounds per game. That's similar to the 35.2 their opponents average.
  • Carter averages 8.7 rebounds per game (53rd in college basketball) to lead the Friars.
  • Marquette averages 101.7 points per 100 possessions (43rd in college basketball), while allowing 89.7 points per 100 possessions (88th in college basketball).
  • The Friars rank 190th in college basketball with 94.4 points scored per 100 possessions, and 66th defensively with 88.8 points conceded per 100 possessions.

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