Minnesota Vs Rutgers: NCAA Basketball Betting Lines, Odds And Trends – January 22, 2022

Written By Staff on January 22, 2022

The Minnesota Golden Gophers (10-5, 1-5 Big Ten) hope to stop a four-game losing streak when they host the Rutgers Scarlet Knights (11-6, 5-2 Big Ten) at 12:00 PM ET on Saturday, January 22, 2022 at Williams Arena. Keep reading to find betting insights and statistics to help place a wager on the Golden Gophers’ (-125 to win on the moneyline) contest versus the Scarlet Knights (+104).

The betting trends in what follows use the latest odds as of January 22, 2022 at 7:59 AM ET. Head to the table below for the latest lines for this matchup and get up to $1,000 Risk Free Bet at FanDuel today!

Minnesota vs Rutgers Betting Odds

Minnesota Offense Vs. Rutgers Defense

Minnesota Offense Stats (Rank) Rutgers Defense
69.7 (232) Points/Gm 63.9 (57)
67 (266) Possessions/Game 66.5 (51)
45.4 (122) Field Goal % 40 (49)
34.2 (157) 3PT % 31.9 (122)
51.4 (145) Effective FG % 46.2 (60)
54.2 (171) True Shooting % 50 (80)

Rutgers Offense Vs. Minnesota Defense

Rutgers Offense Stats (Rank) Minnesota Defense
67.8 (274) Points/Gm 66.3 (108)
66.7 (278) Possessions/Game 67.9 (97)
42.8 (249) Field Goal % 42.9 (192)
33.4 (193) 3PT % 27.5 (11)
48 (287) Effective FG % 47.4 (99)
51.1 (276) True Shooting % 49.8 (74)

Minnesota Betting Insights

  • Minnesota has compiled a 10-5-0 ATS record so far this year.
  • The Golden Gophers have covered the spread three times this season (3-4 ATS) when playing as at least 1.5-point favorites.
  • A total of nine out of Minnesota’s 15 games this season have hit the over.
  • In nine games this season, Minnesota and its opponents have scored more than 129.5 total points.
  • The Golden Gophers have an average point total of 135.3 in their contests this year, 5.8 more points than this matchup’s over/under.

Rutgers Betting Insights

  • Rutgers is 8-9-0 ATS this season.
  • When playing as at least 1.5-point underdogs this year, the Scarlet Knights have an ATS record of 5-2.
  • A total of 10 Rutgers games this year have gone over the point total.
  • Rutgers has played 11 games this season that have had more than 129.5 combined points scored.
  • Scarlet Knights games this year have had a 134.5-point total on average, 5.0 more points than this matchup’s over/under.
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Minnesota Key Players

  • The Golden Gophers scoring leader is Jamison Battle, who averages 18 points per game.
  • Minnesota is led in rebounding by Eric Curry’s 6.8 rebounds per game and assists by Payton Willis’ 3.7 assists per game.
  • Battle is the top three-point shooter for the Golden Gophers, knocking down 2.6 per game.
  • Minnesota’s steals leader is Willis, who grabs 1.8 per game. Curry leads the team averaging 0.8 blocks an outing.

Rutgers Key Players

  • Ron Harper Jr. owns the Scarlet Knights top spot in scoring with 16.5 points per game and also tacks on 6.6 rebounds and 1.9 assists per contest.
  • When it comes to Rutgers leaders in rebounds and assists, the team has two players at the top: Clifford Omoruyi with 8.1 rebounds per game and Paul Mulcahy with 4.8 assists per game.
  • Harper Jr. leads the Scarlet Knights in shooting from beyond the arc, averaging 2.4 made threes per game.
  • Caleb McConnell tops Rutgers in steals with two per game, and Omoruyi leads the squad in blocks with one per game.
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