Five Michigan State players average at least ten points per game. Nick Ward and Miles Bridges both average 14.6 ppg. Ward is shooting 68.3% from the field while both he and Bridges pull down over six rebounds per game. The Spartans pull down 42.9 rebounds as a team, led by Jaren Jackson’s 7.8 per game. Cassius Winston contributes 13.3 points and 7.4 assists and is shooting 54.5% from three-point range.
Six players average at least eight points per game for Rutgers, led by Corey Sanders. Sanders averages 12.6 points, 4.8 rebounds, and 3.9 assists per game. Geo Barker follows Sanders in scoring with 11.5 ppg. Deshawn Freeman puts up 11.4 points and is pulling down a team-leading 9.3 rebounds per game, though he is only shooting 37.2% from the field. Rutgers averages 46.1 rebounds per contest.