Jahlil Okafor Prop Odds
INDIANAPOLIS, IN (TheSpread) – Jahlil Okafor could potentially take over tonight’s Final Four game between Duke and Michigan State. Do oddsmakers think he will?
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Duke is the favorite in this contest, as the Blue Devils are getting odds of -5.5 points against Michigan State. The over/under total for the game has been set 138 points. When it comes to Okafor, he has three prop odds listed in this game. His over/under for points has been set at 17.5, while his over/under for rebounds is listed at 7.5 and his over/under for blocks has been set at 1.5.
Okafor is leading Duke in all three statistical categories. The freshman is averaging 17.5 points, 8.7 rebounds and 1.4 blocks per game this season for the Blue Devils. He is shooting 66.8 percent from the floor, but just 51.1 percent from the charity stripe. The 6-11 center had 17 points with five rebounds and two blocks in the Nov. 18 meeting with Michigan State.
Okafor had a great start to the NCAA Tournament, posting over 20 points in the first two games, but he has been held under double digits in the last two outings. For the four games, he is averaging 15.5 points, 6.25 rebounds and 2 blocks per game in the NCAA Tournament. His offensive opportunities should be frequent in this game, as Michigan State lacks in a lot of size or depth at center.