Indiana State Sycamores at TCU Horned Frogs Free Prediction 12/16/18

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The Indiana State Sycamores (6-2) will travel to Ed & Rae Schollmaier Arena to meet the TCU Horned Frogs (7-1). The game can be seen on ESPNU at 5 p.m. ET on Sunday, December 16, 2018.

Indiana State Sycamores at TCU Horned Frogs ATS Odds

In their last outing, the Horned Frogs defeated the Bakersfield Roadrunners, 66-61, while the Sycamores fell to the Ball State Cardinals, 86-69.

TCU dominated nearly every facet of the game. They had a free throw rate of 0.340 and an offensive rebounding percentage of 20.0. For those same stats, Bakersfield had marks of 0.172 and 13.2, respectively. Indiana State, on the other hand, had a better offensive rebounding percentage (40.9 vs. 44.4). Desmond Bane had a good game for TCU, finishing with 14 points and 10 rebounds. Meanwhile, Indiana State was lifted by Tyreke Key, who had 16 points and seven rebounds.

TCU figures to have the advantage on the offensive side of the ball. Dating back to the 2017-18 season, the Horned Frogs rank 28th in offensive efficiency, while the Sycamores rank 163rd in defensive efficiency.

Indiana State vs. TCU Free Pick

Prediction: SU Winner – Tcu, ATS Winner – Indiana State, O/U – Over

Betting Notes (2017-Present):

  • TCU ranks fourth in assists per game (19.2) while Indiana State ranks 218th (11.8).
  • The Sycamores rank 61st in steals per game (7.2) while the Horned Frogs rank 98th in steals allowed per game (6.1).
  • The Horned Frogs rank 23rd in rebounds allowed per game (30.9) while the Sycamores rank 133rd (34.6).
  • TCU ranks 64th in blocks per game (3.9) while Indiana State ranks 150th in blocks allowed per game (3.8).