Louisville at Cincinnati

  Thursday Feb 23, 2012 - 9:00 pm - Cincinnati, OH | Odds: Cincinnati by 2, Total Points: 133 | Team Pages: LOU | CIN

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 LOU CIN
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Shooting LOU CIN
Field Goals Made Subscribe to view
Field Goals Attempted 54.7 51.2
Field Goal % 38.1% 36.6%
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2 Pointers Attempted 38.3 36.0
2 Point Shooting % 41.4% 41.0%
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3 Pointers Attempted 16.5 15.2
3 Point Shooting % 30.4% 26.2%
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Free Throws Attempted 16.8 17.9
Free Throw % 67.6% 65.8%

Ball Control LOU CIN
Rebounds 35.7 36.4
Rebounds - Defensive 23.3 24.3
Rebounds - Offensive 12.4 12.1
Turnovers 10.2 12.9
Blocked Shots 5.2 3.4
Steals 6.3 5.4
Fouls 14.3 14.1

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Expected Effect: +0.2 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 LOU CIN
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% of Possessions with LOU CIN
2 Point Attempt 49.6% 46.4%
3 Point Attempt 21.3% 19.6%
Player Fouled 22.2% 22.5%
Turnover 16.1% 20.3%
Opponent Steal 8.6% 10.0%

Odds Per Shot Taken LOU CIN
Shot Blocked 6.9% 9.6%
Offensive Rebound 33.8% 34.3%