The 2009 March Madness Tournament heads into the Sweet 16 Round tonight and a pair of Tigers are set to do battle as Missouri takes on Memphis. Let’s take a look at the odds, trends, injuries and hand out a College Basketball Free Pick for this matchup.

Bet Missouri vs. Memphis

Tip off: 9:35PM ET

Odds: Oddsmakers from online sports book Sports Interaction have made Memphis 4.5-point favorite.

Over/Under Total: 141

Top Public Betting Trends:

All games in this series since 1997

MEMPHIS is 1-1 against the spread versus MISSOURI since 1997

MEMPHIS is 1-1 straight up against MISSOURI since 1997

1 of 2 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL since 1997

Key Injuries:


[F] 03/25/2009 - DeMarre Carroll probable Thursday vs. Memphis U (Ankle)

[G] 03/24/2009 - J.T. Tiller is upgraded to probable Thursday vs. Memphis U (Wrist)


[F] 02/06/2009 - Matt Simpkins has been suspended indefinitely. (Disciplinary)

[F] 01/24/2009 - Angel Garcia was declared academically ineligible for the rest of this season. (Academics)

[G] 11/14/2008 - C.J. Henry is out indefinitely. (Foot)

Free Pick: Our free pick for this game is Missouri +4.5.

Bet Missouri vs. Memphis

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Posted: 3/26/09 12:33PM ET