Jahlil Okafor Prop Odds
HOUSTON, TX (TheSpread) – Will Utah be able to contain Jahlil Okafor tonight? Or will the future NBA star lead Duke to an easy victory? Get his prop odds for this March Madness outing.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Duke is the slight favorite in this game, as the Blue Devils are getting odds of -5 points against Utah tonight. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 134.5 points. For Okafor, he has been given over/under odds of 19.5 points, 8.5 rebounds and 1.5 blocks against Utah tonight.
Okafor is a dynamic big man that has been leading Duke all season despite being just a freshman. He is averaging 18.1 points, 8.7 rebounds and 1.4 blocks per game on the year while shooting 67.7 percent from the floor. One area concern is his free-throw shooting, as he is only 51.6 percent from the charity stripe.
The 6-11 center has been difficult to stop in the NCAA Tournament. In the win over Robert Morris, Okafor had 21 points with three rebounds and two blocks. In the win over San Diego State, the freshman tallied 26 points, six rebounds and three blocks. Okafor has scored at least 20 points in 14 different games. He has tallied at least 9 rebounds in 14 different games as well. Lastly, he has had at least two blocks in 13 different games