Friday’s Den: College basketball early season trends…….

These lists reflect only teams in the betting rotation:

— Most experienced teams:
Penn State, Fort Wayne, UAB, Virginia, Notre Dame

— Teams with best continuity:
Tulane, Fort Wayne, Stanford, Penn, Dayton, Virginia

— Least experienced teams:
Eastern Illinois, Dartmouth, IUPUI, Monmouth, Nebraska-Omaha

— Teams with least continuity:
St Bonaventure, Georgetown, New Mexico State, Milwaukee, Ohio State

— Teams playing fastest tempo in country:
St John’s, Arizona, UAB, Missouri

— Teams playing slowest tempo in country:
North Texas, Virginia, Charlotte, Niagara

— Best teams on the offensive boards:
Duke, Tennessee, Mississippi State, Providence, Houston

— Best 3-point shooting %age:
Utah State, Florida Atlantic, Belmont, St Thomas, Pepperdine

— Highest %age of points on 3-pointers:
Penn State, Chattanooga, Marist, Oral Roberts, Detroit Mercy

— Highest %age of shots are 3-pointers:
Chattanooga, Southern Illinois, Wyoming, San Francisco

— Best 2-point shooting %age:
Wright State, Long Beach State, UCLA, Valparaiso, Georgia State

— Best teams on foul line:
Saint Peter’s, Portland State, Texas A&M, Kent State, UConn

— Teams getting highest %age of points on foul shots:
VCU, Seton Hall, Nevada, Virginia, Weber State

— Teams forcing highest %age of turnovers:
Iowa State, UNLV, Tennessee, Missouri, SF Austin

— Best 2-point FG% defense:
Northwestern, Houston, Arizona State, Mississippi State, Utah

— Teams that have played easiest schedule:
Fordham, Air Force, Denver, Saint Peter’s, TCU

— Teams that have played hardest schedule:
Michigan State, Gonzaga, Alabama, San Diego State, Oral Roberts

Author: Armadillo Sports

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