Iowa Vs Northwestern

Iowa Vs Northwestern: NCAA Basketball Betting Lines, Odds And Trends – March 10, 2022

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THE LINES

The Northwestern Wildcats (14-15, 7-13 Big Ten) aim to end a four-game road losing streak when they visit the No. 24 Iowa Hawkeyes (22-9, 12-8 Big Ten) on Thursday, March 10, 2022 at 2:00 PM ET. Keep reading to find betting insights and statistics to help place a wager on the Hawkeyes’ (-340 to win on the moneyline) contest against the Wildcats (+265).

Iowa Offense Vs. Northwestern Defense

Iowa Offense Stats (Rank) Northwestern Defense
83.3 (4) Points/Gm 68.5 (161)
70.1 (92) Possessions/Game 68.5 (161)
45.9 (75) Field Goal % 42.0 (105)
35.8 (72) 3PT % 36.0 (310)
52.8 (72) Effective FG % 49.5 (177)
56.6 (66) True Shooting % 53.8 (236)

Northwestern Offense Vs. Iowa Defense

Northwestern Offense Stats (Rank) Iowa Defense
72.9 (128) Points/Gm 71.0 (234)
68.9 (136) Possessions/Game 70.6 (265)
42.7 (260) Field Goal % 43.5 (194)
34.5 (137) 3PT % 33.4 (178)
49.4 (239) Effective FG % 49.7 (186)
52.7 (228) True Shooting % 52.2 (163)

Iowa Betting Insights

  • Iowa has covered 19 times in 31 games with a spread this season.
  • The Hawkeyes have covered the spread nine times this season (9-5 ATS) when playing as at least 7.5-point favorites.
  • Iowa and its opponents have combined to hit the over 19 out of 31 times this season.
  • Iowa and its opponents have combined to score more than 147 points in 21 of 31 games this season.
  • The average point total in Hawkeyes outings this year is 150.6, 3.6 more points than this game’s over/under.

Northwestern Betting Insights

  • Northwestern has compiled a 14-16-1 ATS record so far this year.
  • When playing as at least 7.5-point underdogs this year, the Wildcats have an ATS record of 3-3.
  • Northwestern and its opponents have combined to hit the over 14 out of 31 times this year.
  • Northwestern has combined with its opponents to score more than 147 points in 10 of 31 games this season.
  • The average over/under for Wildcats contests this season is 140.2, 6.8 fewer points than this game’s point total.

Iowa Key Players

  • Keegan Murray leads the Hawkeyes in points and rebounds. He contributes 23.3 points per game while tacking on 8.6 rebounds.
  • Joe Toussaint paces the squad with 3.5 assists per game.
  • Jordan Bohannon makes 2.5 treys per game to lead the Hawkeyes.
  • Iowa’s blocks leader is Murray, who averages 2.1 per game. Toussaint leads the team averaging 1.4 steals a contest.

Northwestern Key Players

  • Pete Nance has the top Wildcats spot in two categories: scoring (14.7 points per game) and rebounding (6.6 rebounds per game).
  • The Northwestern leader in assists is Boo Buie with 4.4 assists per game.
  • Buie makes more threes per game than any other member of the Wildcats, cashing in 2.0 treys per game.
  • Northwestern’s Julian Roper II has the top spot on the team’s steals leaderboard with 0.9 per game and Nance is first in blocks with 1.2 per game.
Author: Lucy Green