The No. 3 seed Xavier Musketeers (25-9) are a 12.5-point favorite in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament against the No. 14 seed Kennesaw State Owls (26-8) on Friday at Greensboro Coliseum. The matchup tips off at 12:40 PM on truTV. Here are insights into this Midwest Region 3-14 matchup to help you fill out your bracket. The point total is 154.5 for the matchup.

Xavier vs. Kennesaw State Odds & Info

  • Date: Friday, March 17, 2023
  • Time: 12:40 PM ET
  • TV: truTV
  • Where: Greensboro, North Carolina
  • Venue: Greensboro Coliseum
Favorite Spread Over/Under
Xavier -12.5 154.5

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Xavier Betting Records & Stats

  • Xavier's 30 games this season have gone over this contest's total of 154.5 points 18 times.
  • Xavier's contests this year have an average point total of 155.5, one more point than this game's over/under.
  • The Musketeers have gone 16-14-0 ATS this season.
  • Xavier has been the favorite in 19 games this season and won 16 (84.2%) of those contests.
  • Xavier has been at least a -750 moneyline favorite eight times this season and won all of those games.
  • The sportsbooks' moneyline implies a 88.2% chance of a victory for Xavier.

Xavier vs. Kennesaw State Over/Under Stats

Games Over 154.5 % of Games Over 154.5 Average PPG Combined Average PPG Average Opponent PPG Combined Average Opponent PPG Average Total
Xavier 18 60% 81.4 156.7 74.1 143 152.2
Kennesaw State 8 28.6% 75.3 156.7 68.9 143 142.7

Additional Xavier Insights & Trends

  • Xavier is 5-5 against the spread and 6-4 overall in its past 10 games.
  • Four of Musketeers' last 10 contests have hit the over.
  • The Musketeers record 12.5 more points per game (81.4) than the Owls allow (68.9).
  • Xavier has a 14-8 record against the spread and a 23-3 record overall when scoring more than 68.9 points.

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Xavier vs. Kennesaw State Betting Splits

ATS Record ATS Record Against 12.5+ Point Spread Over/Under Record (O-U-P)
Xavier 16-14-0 3-5 19-11-0
Kennesaw State 19-9-0 2-1 17-11-0

Xavier vs. Kennesaw State Home/Away Splits

Xavier Kennesaw State
15-2 Home Record 15-1
7-4 Away Record 10-6
8-7-0 Home ATS Record 8-4-0
5-4-0 Away ATS Record 11-4-0
83.6 Points Scored Per Game (Home) 80.4
80.5 Points Scored Per Game (Away) 71.2
12-3-0 Over-Under-Push Record (Home) 10-2-0
4-5-0 Over-Under-Push Record (Away) 7-8-0

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