Iowa State vs South Dakota State Betting March Madness 2024 pick. Place a bet on this college basketball game now

No. 2 Iowa State (27-7) will play No. 15 South Dakota State (22-12) on Thursday for a spot in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. The first round game starts at 7:35 p.m. ET on TruTV and Iowa State is ahead by 16 points. Read on to learn what you need to know to fill out your bracket for this 2-15 matchup. There are 135.5 points in this game.

Iowa State vs South Dakota State Betting Odds

Here are the Iowa State vs South Dakota State Betting odds:

+16 +975 Over 135.5
-16 -1700 Under 135.5

Game Time and Information

  • Date: Thursday, March 21, 2024
  • Time: 7:35 PM ET
  • TV: truTV
  • Where: Omaha, Nebraska
  • Venue: CHI Health Center Omaha

Iowa State vs South Dakota State Betting Insights

Here are the Iowa State vs South Dakota State Betting insights:

Iowa State and South Dakota State Betting Trends, Records Against the Spread

This season, Iowa State is 7-2 against the spread when they are ahead by 16 points or more.

Each game between the Cyclones and Jackrabbits has 16.9 more points than the 135.5-point over/under.

Their opponents score 3.2 points less per game (132.1) than the total number of points scored in the game (135.5).

This season, Iowa State has scored 1.4 points more than the over/under for this game, which is 135.5.

The usual number of points over or under in Jackrabbits games this year is 12.1, which is more than the current total of 135.5.

This season, the Cyclones are 24-10-0 against the spread.

After the fact, the Jackrabbits are 16-14-1 ATS this year.

Iowa State Stats & Insights

Iowa State gets 14.3 points more than their opponents every game, for a total of +485 points. It gives up an average of 61.3 points per game and scores 75.6 points per game, which ranks 114th in college basketball.

The 34 boards Iowa State gets on average per game are the 259th best in the country. Each time they play, its opponents average 33.1.

The Cyclones score 6.5 three-pointers per game, which ranks 265th in college basketball. Their opponents, on the other hand, make 7.3 per game.

The Iowa State offense scores 99 points for every 100 possessions, which is 81st in the NCAA. The Iowa State defense scores 80.3 points for every 100 possessions, which is second.

When they play at home (80.7), the Cyclones score 11.1 more points than when they are away (69.6).

South Dakota State Stats & Insights

South Dakota State beats its opponents by six points per game, for a total score difference of +202. It scores 76.8 points per game on average (87th in NCAA basketball) and gives up 70.8 points per game on average (139th).

South Dakota State gets two more boards than any other team on average. It gets 35.8 boards per game, which is 144th in college basketball, while its opponents get 33.8.

South Dakota State makes 8.5 three-pointers per game, which is 73rd in the NCAA, while its opponents make 9.7.

South Dakota State scores 100.9 points per 100 possessions, which is 53rd in college basketball, and lets opponents score 93.1 points per 100 possessions, which is 188th.

Every time they play at home, the Jackrabbits score 82.2 points. Out on the road, they get 74.9.

Iowa State Key Players to Watch

Keshon Gilbert scores the most points for the Cyclones. He averages 13.8 points, 4.5 boards, and 4.2 assists per game.

Iowa State’s best passer is Tamin Lipsey, who gets 4.9 assists per game, and its best rebounder is Tre King, who grabs 5.2 boards per game.

Curtis Jones makes an average of 1.9 three-pointers per game for the Cyclones.

Haveon Ward leads Iowa State in blocks with 1.2 per game, and Lipsey leads the team in steals with 2.8 per game.

South Dakota State Key Players to Watch

Zeke Mayo scores 18.8 points per game and gives out 3.5 assists, which are the most on the team.

William Kyle III leads South Dakota State in rebounds with 6.6 per game. He also leads the team in points with 13.1 and assists with 1.6.

Mayo makes a lot of three-pointers and leads the Jackrabbits with 2.6 per game.

Charles Easley steals the ball the most for South Dakota State (2.2 per game), and Kyle stops the most shots (1.6 per game).

Iowa State vs South Dakota State Betting Picks

Iowa State vs South Dakota State Betting picks for the spread and the total:

  • Pick ATS: South Dakota State
  • Pick OU: Over

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