Syracuse vs. Virginia - 3/27/16 NCAA Tournament Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Syracuse Orange (22-13) at Virginia Cavaliers (29-7)
College Basketball: Sunday, March 27, 2016 at 6:09 pm (United Center)
The Line: Virginia Cavaliers -8 -- Over/Under: 123 See the Latest Odds
The Syracuse Orange and Virginia Cavaliers meet in the NCAA Tournament Sunday at the United Center.
The Syracuse Orange look for another win after beating Gonzaga on Friday. The Syracuse Orange are averaging 70.1 points on 42.7 percent shooting and allowing 64.7 points on 40.8 percent shooting. Michael Gbinije is averaging 17.8 points and 4.3 assists while Malachi Richardson is averaging 13 points and 4.2 rebounds. Trevor Cooney is dishing 2.3 assists and Tyler Lydon is grabbing 6.3 rebounds. The Syracuse Orange are shooting 36.1 percent from beyond the arc and 69.1 percent from the free throw line. The Orange are allowing 30.6 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 36 rebounds per game. The Syracuse Orange are 6-1 this season on neutral courts.
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The Virginia Cavaliers look for another win after beating Iowa State on Sunday. The Virginia Cavaliers are averaging 71.2 points on 49.3 percent shooting and allowing 59.8 points on 42.2 percent shooting. Malcolm Brogdon is averaging 18.4 points and three assists while Anthony Gill is averaging 13.9 points and 6.2 rebounds. London Perrantes is the third double-digit scorer and Mike Tobey is grabbing 4.4 rebounds. The Virginia Cavaliers are shooting 40.4 percent from beyond the arc and 75.1 percent from the free throw line. The Cavaliers are allowing 34.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 32 rebounds per game. The Virginia Cavaliers are 9-1 this season on neutral courts.
The Orange are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 Sunday games and 4-0 ATS in their last 4 games overall. The Cavaliers are 5-1-1 ATS in their last 7 neutral site games and 12-3-1 ATS in their last 16 games overall. The
The previous meeting between these two teams this season was rather compeitive. Syracuse is also that dangerous tournament team that's been gaining confidence. There's something about the Orange that I like, and we've made money on them all tournament. Might as well keep it up. I'm taking the points.