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UConn vs Marquette Basketball Prediction, Best Bets, Spread & Odds - March 6

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UConn vs Marquette Basketball Prediction, Best Bets, Spread & Odds - March 6

The Marquette Golden Eagles (22-7, 13-5 Big East) will try to continue a six-game home win streak when they square off against the UConn Huskies (26-3, 16-2 Big East) on March 6, 2024 at Fiserv Forum.

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

UConn vs. Marquette Game Info and Odds

  • Game Day: Wednesday, March 6, 2024
  • Game Time: 8:30 PM ET
  • TV Channel: Fox Sports 1
  • Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
  • Arena: Fiserv Forum

UConn vs. Marquette Picks and Prediction

All college basketball win probability predictions and picks are according to numberFire.
Prediction: UConn win (52.1%)

Before making an informed wager on UConn-Marquette contest (in which UConn is a 5.5-point favorite and the over/under has been set at 151.5 points), here are some betting insights and trends for Wednesday's game.

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UConn vs. Marquette: ATS Betting Stats and Trends

  • UConn has compiled an 18-11-0 record against the spread this season.
  • Marquette has won 17 games against the spread this season, while failing to cover 12 times.
  • UConn covers the spread when it is a 5.5-point favorite or more 65.2% of the time. That's more often than Marquette covers as an underdog of 5.5 or more (never covered this season).
  • At home, the Huskies own a better record against the spread (9-7-0) compared to their ATS record in away games (5-4-0).
  • The Golden Eagles have been better against the spread at home (11-4-0) than away (5-6-0) this season.
  • UConn has beaten the spread 11 times in 18 conference games.
  • Against the spread in Big East action, Marquette is 12-6-0 this year.

UConn vs. Marquette: Moneyline Betting Stats

  • UConn has come away with 19 wins in the 21 contests it has been listed as the moneyline favorite in this season.
  • This season, the Huskies have been victorious 14 times in 15 chances when named as a favorite of at least -220 or better on the moneyline.
  • Marquette is 3-3 in games it was the underdog on the moneyline (winning 50% of those games).
  • The Golden Eagles have a record of 1-2 when they have played as a moneyline underdog with odds of +180 or longer (33.3%).
  • UConn has an implied victory probability of 68.8% according to the moneyline set by sportsbooks for this matchup.

UConn vs. Marquette Head-to-Head Comparison

  • UConn outscores opponents by 17.6 points per game (scoring 81.6 per game to rank 24th in college basketball while giving up 64.0 per contest to rank 14th in college basketball) and has a +511 scoring differential overall.
  • Tristen Newton paces UConn, scoring 15.3 points per game (253rd in the country).
  • Marquette has a +292 scoring differential, topping opponents by 10.1 points per game. It is putting up 79.4 points per game, 51st in college basketball, and is allowing 69.3 per contest to rank 98th in college basketball.
  • Kam Jones leads Marquette, averaging 16.1 points per game (185th in college basketball).
  • The Huskies rank 51st in the country at 38.4 rebounds per game. That's 8.8 more than the 29.6 their opponents average.
  • Newton averages 7.1 rebounds per game (ranking 164th in college basketball) to lead the Huskies.
  • The Golden Eagles fall short in the rebound battle by an average of 2.2 boards. They are recording 32.9 rebounds per game (311th in college basketball) compared to their opponents' 35.1.
  • Oso Ighodaro is 144th in college basketball with 7.3 rebounds per game, leading the Golden Eagles.
  • UConn averages 109.2 points per 100 possessions on offense (first in college basketball), and allows 85.6 points per 100 possessions (19th in college basketball).
  • The Golden Eagles average 102.0 points per 100 possessions on offense (42nd in college basketball), and concede 89.0 points per 100 possessions (78th in college basketball).

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