Michigan State vs Oklahoma
NEW YORK (Sporting Alert) — The Michigan State Spartans will take on the Oklahoma Sooners in the NCAA Tournament March Madness Sweet 16 on Friday at 10:07 PM ET at Carrier Dome, Syracuse, New York.
Coming off from a stunning 60-54 win over Virginia on Sunday, 7 Michigan State (25-11, 12-6 Big Ten) looks to keep its focus in the Sweet 16. Travis Trice scored 23 points to lead the Spartans.
On the season, Michigan State is averaging 71.9 points on a 47.1 percent shooting from the field. Michigan State is averaging 37.7 rebounds and 17.1 assists (4th).
In addition, Michigan State is shooting 63.0 percent from the free throw line and 38.8 percent from the three-pointer. Defensively, Michigan State is allowing 63.1 points per game against the opponents.
Three players are scoring in double digits for the Spartans, they are: Trice (15.0), Denzel Valentine (14.2), Branden Dawson (12.1). Trice is the leader in assists with 5.1 per game while Dawson is the leader in rebounds with 9.0 per game.
No. 3 Oklahoma (24-10, 12-6 Big 12) entered into the Sweet 16 by beating Dayton, 72-66, on Sunday. Jordan Woodard scored 16 points and Ryan Spangler grabbed 12 rebounds for the Sooners.
On the season, Oklahoma is averaging 71.9 points on a 43.6 percent shooting from the field. Oklahoma is averaging 38.1 rebounds and 12.5 assists. Also, Oklahoma is shooting 73.8 percent from the free throw line and 34.6 percent from the three-pointer. Defensively, Oklahoma is allowing 62.8 points per game against the opposing teams.
Five players are scoring at least 9.3 points for the Sooners, they are: Buddy Hield (17.3), Isaiah Cousins (11.9), TaShawn Thomas (11.4), Spangler (9.9) and Woodard (9.3). Spangler is the leader in rebounds with 8.3 per game. Frank Booker is the next scorer with 5.2 points per game.
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UCLA vs Gonzaga
The UCLA Bruins will take on the Gonzaga Bulldogs in the NCAA Tournament March Madness Sweet 16 on Friday at 7:15 PM ET at NRG, Stadium, Houston, Texas.
No. 11 UCLA (22-13, 11-7 Pac-12) has won six of its last seven games, losing only to Arizona in the Pac 12 Tournament championship game. UCLA delivered a 92-75 win over UAB in the Round of 32 on Saturday. Tony Parker had 28 points and 12 rebounds to lead the Bruins.
On the season, UCLA is averaging 72.0 points on a 44.1 percent shooting from the field. UCLA is averaging 38.0 rebounds and 13.9 assists. Moreover, UCLA shoots 67.7 percent from the free throw line and 37.1 percent from the three-pointer. Defensively, UCLA is allowing 68.0 points per game against the opposing teams.
Five players are averaging at least 10.6 points for the Bruins, they are: Norman Powell (16.4), Bryce Alford (15.6), Kevon Loony (11.6), Tony Parker (11.8) and Isaac Hamilton (10.6). Looney is the leading rebounder with 9.2 per game.
No. 2 Gonzaga (34-2, 17-1 WCC) has won its last five games, including an 87-68 domination over Iowa on Sunday in the Round of 32. Kyle Wiltjer scored 24 points to lead Gonzaga into a win.
On the season, Gonzaga is averaging 79.1 points on a 52.4 shooting from the field (1st). Gonzaga is averaging 37.9 points and 16.5 assists. Furthermore, Gonzaga is shooting 68.9 percent from the field and 41.0 percent from the three-pointer. Defensively, Gonzaga is allowing 61.5 points per game against the opposing teams.
Wiltjer is averaging 17.1 points per game for the Bulldogs. Domantas Sabonis is the leading rebounder with 7.1 per game while Kevin Pangos is the leader in passing with 4.9 assists per game. Six players are scoring at least 8.4 points for the Bulldogs.
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