No. 9 Memphis @ Virginia Tech
Current record: Memphis 4-0; Virginia Tech 5-0
What to know
The 9th Memphis Tigers will face off against the Virginia Tech Hokies at 9:30 p.m. ET on Wednesday at the Barclays Center. Both teams entered the match bolstered by victories in their previous matches.
Memphis had enough points to win and then some against the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers last week, with their game 74-62. Among those leading the attack the tigers were the center Jalen Duren, who had a brace with 22 points and 19 rebounds along with five blocks. Duren has also now had at least three blocks in his past four games. Duren’s points are the most he’s gotten all season.
Meanwhile, things were going Virginia Tech’s way against the Merrimack Warriors on Sunday as they started with a 72-43 win. The spread is quite large but it is not surprising that the spread is 18.5 points in favor of Hokies. Guard Hurricane Murphy (14 points) and defend Nahiem Alleyne (12 points) is the top scorer for Virginia Tech.
Memphis is now a perfect 4-0 while Virginia Tech sits at 5-0. Some defensive stats to watch out for: The Tigers are holding back their opponents with a scoring rate of 33.60%, ranking 8th in college basketball. As for the Hokies, they entered the competition with just 48.2 allowed points per game, which is the best score in college basketball.
How to watch
- When: Wednesday at 9:30pm ET
- Where: Barclays Center – Brooklyn, New York
- TV: ESPN2
- Streaming online: fuboTV (Free trial. Regional restrictions may apply.)
- Monitor: CBS Sports App
This is the first time these teams have played against each other in six years.
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