The Missouri Tigers (2-1) square off with the Wofford Terriers (2-2) at Mizzou Arena. The game is scheduled to begin at 8 p.m. ET on Monday, November 18, 2019.
Wofford Terriers at Missouri Tigers Free Prediction
The Terriers are hoping for a better outcome after their 80-61 loss to the Butler Bulldogs in their last game. Making free throws was one of Butler’s largest strengths. They were 16-19 (84.2 percent), while the Terriers were just 12-18 (66.7 percent). Storm Murphy led Wofford in scoring with 19 points on 7-for-9 shooting.
In the Tigers’ previous outing, they fell to the No. 21 Xavier Musketeers, 63-58. Getting to the free throw line was one of Xavier’s biggest advantages. They had 27 free throw attempts, while Missouri had 15. With 22 points on 6-for-16 shooting, Dru Smith was the top scorer from either team.
The offense of Missouri will go head-to-head against the stingy defense of Wofford. Since the 2018-19 season, the Tigers rank 250th in offensive efficiency, while the Terriers are 51st in defensive efficiency. The Terriers figure to have the edge on that side of the ball.
Wofford Terriers at Missouri Tigers Free Pick
Prediction: ATS Winner – Missouri
Wofford ranks 49th in assists per game (15.0) while Missouri ranks 271st (11.2).
The Terriers rank 124th in steals per game (6.5) while the Tigers rank 263rd (4.9).
Wofford ranks 26th in blocks allowed per game (2.5) while Missouri ranks 161st (3.4).
The Tigers rank 133rd in rebounds per game (36.2) while the Terriers rank 248th (34.0).
Wofford ranks 33rd in three pointers attempted per game (26.8) while Missouri ranks 133rd in three pointers allowed per game (21.8).