Ohio vs Toledo Prediction - Basketball Picks 3/10/23
Toledo Rockets (26-6) vs Ohio Bobcats (19-13)
Game Info: Friday, March 10, 2023 at 5:00 pm (Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse)
Betting Odds: Toledo Rockets -5.5 -- Over/Under: 165.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
The Ohio Bobcats and Toledo Rockets face off on Friday in a MAC tournament college basketball showdown at Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse. When these two teams faced off on January 17th it was Toledo that secured the 90-75 victory.
Ohio Betting Preview
Ohio comes into this game with a 19-13 record overall and on Thursday they were able to knock off Ball State 90-70. Ohio scored 54 points in the first half and they never looked back as they cruised to the victory. AJ Brown had a strong game finishing with 28 points and seven rebounds. Ohio is averaging 79 points while their defense is giving up 72.8 points per game. Ohio wants to push the pace but at times their defense has also been an issue. The top player this season for Ohio has been Dwight Wilson III who is averaging 15.9 points while shooting 62 percent from the field.
Toledo Betting Preview
On the other side of this matchup is Toledo who sits with a 26-6 record overall and they looked impressive on Thursday. Toledo scored 91 points against the Miami Redhawks and that led to the 16 point victory. Toledo used a balanced attack with four players finishing with at least 15 points. Toledo is averaging 86 points while their defense is giving up 76.3 points per game. Toledo wants to push the pace but at times the defense for this squad has been a major problem. RayJ Dennis has been the top player for Toeldo averaging 19.4 points while shooting 48.9 percent from the field.
Shane’s Free Pick
These are both teams that can score, but both defenses have also an issue this season, and that is going to continue here. Toledo is averaging 86 points per game and they are going to have no issue running up the score. Ohio’s offense is also going to run up the score, and this game is going to go over the total. Back the over to cash here.