Nebraska Vs Minnesota: NCAA Basketball Betting Lines, Odds And Trends – March 8, 2023

Written By Staff on March 7, 2023

The Minnesota Golden Gophers (8-21, 2-17 Big Ten) will visit the Nebraska Cornhuskers (16-15, 9-11 Big Ten) after losing six straight road games. The matchup starts at 9:00 PM ET on Wednesday, March 8, 2023. Keep reading to find betting insights and statistics to help place a wager on the Cornhuskers’ (-244 to win on the moneyline) contest with the Golden Gophers (+197).

The betting facts in the following article are based off odds valid as of March 8, 2023 at 9:40 PM ET.

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Nebraska vs Minnesota Betting Odds

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Nebraska Offense Vs. Minnesota Defense

Nebraska Offense Stats (Rank) Minnesota Defense
67.7 (284) Points/Gm 70.9 (201)
30.8 (291) Possessions/Game 35.5 (292)
45.8 (104) Field Goal % 45.2 (268)
32.6 (269) 3PT % 35.9 (295)
51.8 (143) Effective FG % 50.8 (205)
54.1 (195) True Shooting % 53.9 (146)

Minnesota Offense Vs. Nebraska Defense

Minnesota Offense Stats (Rank) Nebraska Defense
62.7 (351) Points/Gm 69.6 (161)
35.5 (71) Possessions/Game 30.8 (68)
43.0 (277) Field Goal % 42.2 (80)
31.9 (303) 3PT % 33.8 (174)
48.6 (297) Effective FG % 49.6 (138)
51.1 (314) True Shooting % 52.0 (76)

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Nebraska Betting Insights

  • Nebraska has compiled a 13-18-0 ATS record so far this year.
  • The Cornhuskers have covered the spread three times this season (3-3 ATS) when playing as at least 5.5-point favorites.
  • So far this season, 12 out of Nebraska’s 31 games have gone over the point total.
  • Cornhuskers games this season have featured more combined points than this contest’s total of 138 points 14 times.
  • Nebraska’s games this season have had an average of 137.4 points, 0.6 fewer than this matchup’s over/under.

Minnesota Betting Insights

  • Minnesota has put together a 13-15-1 record against the spread this year.
  • When playing as at least 5.5-point underdogs this year, the Golden Gophers have an ATS record of 10-8-1.
  • In Minnesota’s 29 chances this year, the combined scoring has gone over the point total 13 times.
  • Golden Gophers games this season have had a combined scoring total higher than 138 points in 12 of 29 outings.
  • Minnesota has had an average of 133.6 points scored in its games so far this season, 4.4 points fewer than this game’s over/under.

Nebraska Key Players

  • The Cornhuskers points and rebounds leader is Derrick Walker. He contributes 13.7 points per game and adds 7.3 rebounds.
  • Sam Griesel paces the squad with 3.8 assists per game.
  • Keisei Tominaga knocks down 2.1 treys per game to lead the Cornhuskers.
  • Nebraska’s steals leader is Griesel, who averages 1.2 per game. Walker leads the team averaging 0.7 blocks a contest.

Minnesota Key Players

  • Dawson Garcia holds the top Golden Gophers spot in two categories: scoring (15.6 points per game) and rebounding (6.6 rebounds per game).
  • Ta’lon Cooper puts in work dishing out assists and is Minnesota’s assist leader with 6.1 per game.
  • Jamison Battle is tops from three-point range for the Golden Gophers, hitting 2.2 treys per game.
  • Nobody on Minnesota grabs more steals than Cooper (1.0 per game) or blocks more shots than Pharrel Payne (1.1 per game).
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