Nevada Wolf Pack vs. Arizona State Sun Devils Pick - Odds - Expert Preview
- University of Dayton Arena
On March 15, 2023, at 09:10, the University of Dayton Arena will host the Nevada Wolf Pack (22-10) and the Arizona State Sun Devils (22-12). The point spread for the game favors Arizona State by two points, with a total of 135. In their most recent game, Nevada lost 81-77 to SJST, failing to cover a four-point spread. Arizona State also lost their last game, falling to Arizona 78-59 as 7.5-point underdogs.
Assists Turnovers: Both teams have similar assist-to-turnover ratios, with Nevada averaging 1.39 assists per turnover and Arizona State averaging 1.2. There is no clear advantage in this category. Rebounding: Arizona State has a slight edge in total rebounds, averaging 36.85 per game compared to Nevada's 33.63. However, Nevada has a better defensive rebounding percentage of 73.69%, compared to Arizona State's 70.81%. Shooting Percentage: Nevada has the advantage in this category, with an offensive shooting percentage of 44.43% compared to Arizona State's 41.34%. Nevada also has a higher differential of 2.54% compared to Arizona State's 1.53%.
KEY OFFENSIVE STATS
Nevada averages 72.62 points per game, while Arizona State averages 70.32 points per game. Nevada has a slightly better field goal percentage at 44.43%, compared to Arizona State's 41.34%. Nevada also has a higher three-point percentage at 36.77%, compared to Arizona State's 34.27%.
KEY DEFENSIVE STATS
Nevada has a better defense, allowing 66.88 points per game compared to Arizona State's 67.71 points per game. Nevada also has a better defensive shooting percentage of 41.89% compared to Arizona State's 39.81%.
Nevada is 19-11-1 against the spread this season. Nevada is 11-4-1 against the spread at home this season. The total has gone over in 6 of Nevada's last 9 games. Arizona State is 15-19 against the spread this season. Arizona State is 8-11 against the spread at home this season.
Nevada does not have any reported injuries for this game. Arizona State's A. Nunez is out indefinitely with a concussion.
Nevada vs ASU Free Pick 03/15/23
Both teams have similar overall records, and their recent form has been inconsistent. However, Nevada has a better shooting percentage and defense compared to Arizona State and have the superior RPI ranknig - 25 to 57.