W Virginia at Miss State

  Saturday Dec 3, 2011 - 9:00 pm - Starkville, MS | Odds: Mississippi St. by 1.5, Total Points: 136.5 | Team Pages: WVIR | MSST

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 WVIR MSST
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Shooting WVIR MSST
Field Goals Made Subscribe to view
Field Goals Attempted 56.7 37.1
Field Goal % 42.0% 50.0%
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2 Pointers Attempted 34.6 28.0
2 Point Shooting % 48.1% 55.2%
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3 Pointers Attempted 22.1 9.1
3 Point Shooting % 32.4% 34.1%
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Free Throws Attempted 25.7 30.7
Free Throw % 64.5% 69.2%

Ball Control WVIR MSST
Rebounds 31.2 31.3
Rebounds - Defensive 16.8 24.0
Rebounds - Offensive 14.4 7.3
Turnovers 10.7 20.7
Blocked Shots 3.9 1.8
Steals 10.4 5.2
Fouls 22.6 20.1

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Expected Effect: +0.7 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 WVIR MSST
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% of Possessions with WVIR MSST
2 Point Attempt 40.7% 35.6%
3 Point Attempt 26.0% 11.6%
Player Fouled 28.7% 32.4%
Turnover 15.3% 29.6%
Opponent Steal 7.5% 14.9%

Odds Per Shot Taken WVIR MSST
Shot Blocked 4.9% 6.9%
Offensive Rebound 37.5% 30.1%