Mercer at SC Upstate

  Monday Jan 9, 2012 - 7:30 pm - Spartanburg, SC | Odds: N/A Total Points: N/A | Team Pages: MERC | SCU

NOTE: This model has not been backtested for historical accuracy (which is why we do not include it on other prediction pages throughout the site). We publish it in large part to give an idea of stylistic trends that can be expected (fast/slow, one team dominating the boards and the other shooting a lot of threes, etc). To see our best prediction for the winner and final score of the game, please see the matchup overview page.

Box Score Projection

Scoring MERC SCU
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Shooting MERC SCU
Field Goals Made Subscribe to view
Field Goals Attempted 55.8 55.7
Field Goal % 42.9% 44.0%
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2 Pointers Attempted 34.1 31.8
2 Point Shooting % 48.9% 50.0%
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3 Pointers Attempted 21.7 23.9
3 Point Shooting % 33.4% 35.9%
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Free Throws Attempted 17.5 14.9
Free Throw % 67.7% 67.0%

Ball Control MERC SCU
Rebounds 35.7 33.3
Rebounds - Defensive 22.6 22.0
Rebounds - Offensive 13.0 11.4
Turnovers 9.7 9.8
Blocked Shots 1.9 2.6
Steals 4.9 5.5
Fouls 13.2 14.3

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Expected Effect: +0.1 points
Our simulation model uses tempo-free statistics to project a detailed box score for this game. This analysis also indicates which team (if any) is expected to gain a relative advantage based on the specific matchup of paces and playing styles.

NOTE: Our simulation model assumes a neutral court setting.

Tempo-Free Projection

Possession Stats MERC SCU
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% of Possessions with MERC SCU
2 Point Attempt 43.7% 41.7%
3 Point Attempt 27.8% 31.4%
Player Fouled 22.4% 20.6%
Turnover 15.2% 15.2%
Opponent Steal 8.5% 7.7%

Odds Per Shot Taken MERC SCU
Shot Blocked 4.7% 3.4%
Offensive Rebound 37.2% 33.4%