The Michigan Wolverines play the Louisville Cardinals in one of the NCAA basketball games March Madness on Sunday, start time at 12:10 PM ET, at Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
The Michigan Wolverines (25-11), the Big Ten Conference champions, will be tested against the defense of Louisville in today’s game. The Wolverines are coming from a 92-91 win over Oklahoma State in which Derrick Walton Jr. posted 26 points in 7-for-13 from the field and 6-for-17 from the free throw line.
On the season, Michigan basketball is averaging 74.9 points, 29.5 rebounds and 13.7 assists per game. Defensively, Wisconsin is yielding 65.8 points per game against the opposing teams.
Five players are averaging at least 9.1 points per game for Michigan, they are: Walton Jr. (15.2), Zak Irvin (12.8), Moritz Wagner (12.0), D.J. Wilson (10.6) and Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman (9.1). Wilson leads in rebounds with 5.4 while Walton Jr. leads in assists with 4.7 and in steals with 1.1 per game.
The Louisville Cardinals (25-8) are coming from a 78-63 win over Jacksonville State in which Mangok Mathiang scored 18 points in 8-for-13 from the field and 2-for-2 from the free throw line.
On the season, Louisville basketball is averaging 77.5 points, 39.7 rebounds and 13.6 assists per game. Defensively, Louisville is yielding 65.8 points against the opposing teams.
Four players are averaging at least 8.1 points per game for Louisville, they are: Donovan Mitchell (15.7), Quentin Snider (12.7), Deng Adel (11.9) and Jaylen Johnson (8.1). Mangok Mathiang leads in rebounds with 6.1 while Snider tops in assists with 4.1 and in steals with 2.1 per game.
Louisville vs Michigan basketball game schedule info:
Date: March 19, 2017
Start Time: 12:10 PM ET
TV Channel schedule: CBS
Live Stream: CBS Sports Stream
Odds and Point Spread: -3.5 Louisville, 142.0 O/U
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