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    The No. 3 seed Baylor Bears (23-10) are set to take on the No. 6 seed Creighton Bluejays (22-12) with a Sweet 16 berth in the South Region of the bracket up for grabs on Sunday at Ball Arena. Baylor is a 1-point favorite to advance in this second round matchup, which airs on TBS.

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    How do I watch Bears vs. Bluejays?

    • Game Day: Sunday, March 19, 2023
    • Game Time: 7:10 PM ET
    • TV Channel: TBS
    • Location: Denver, Colorado
    • Arena: Ball Arena

    Betting Lines for Bears vs. Bluejays

    Baylor vs Creighton Betting Information
    Favorite Spread Total
    Baylor -1 146

    Baylor Betting Stats & Information

    • Baylor has won 70.4% of its games this season when the moneyline favorite (19-8).
    • The Bears have a 19-8 record (winning 70.4% of their games) when playing as a moneyline favorite of -116 or shorter.
    • The Bears are 17-16-0 against the spread this season.
    • The Bluejays have a 2-3 record against the spread when an underdog by 1 point or more this season.
    • Baylor’s average total in matchups this year has been 146.9, 0.9 points higher than the over/under in this particular game.

    Creighton Betting Stats & Info

    • Creighton has entered the game as underdogs seven times this season and won once.
    • The Bluejays have entered seven games this season as the underdog by -104 or more and is 1-6 in those contests.
    • So far this season, the Bluejays have compiled a 17-17-0 record against the spread.
    • When they have played as at least 1-point underdogs this year, the Bluejays are 2-3 against the spread.
    • The average point total for Creighton this season is 1.2 points fewer than this game’s over/under.

    Baylor vs. Creighton Season Stat Comparison

    Baylor Rank Baylor AVG Creighton AVG Creighton Rank
    54th 77.1 Points Scored 76.5 62nd
    167th 69.8 Points Allowed 68.3 127th
    270th 30.1 Rebounds 34.7 40th
    76th 9.7 Off. Rebounds 7.4 279th
    15th 9.6 3pt Made 8.7 51st
    76th 14.5 Assists 15.9 21st
    188th 11.9 Turnovers 10.9 83rd

    This Matchup’s Impact Players

    Baylor Bears Leaders

    • Adam Flagler leads the Bears in points and assists per game, scoring 15.6 points and distributing 4.7 assists.
    • Baylor’s best rebounder is Jalen Bridges, who averages 5.6 boards per game in addition to his 10.2 PPG average.
    • Flagler leads the Bears in three-point shooting, knocking down an average of 2.6 shots per game from beyond the arc.

    Creighton Bluejays Leaders

    • Ryan Kalkbrenner puts up 15.9 points per game and is the top scorer for the Bluejays.
    • Creighton’s leader in rebounds is Baylor Scheierman with 8.3 per game, and its leader in assists is Ryan Nembhard with 4.9 per game.
    • Scheierman hits 2.3 three-pointers per game, the most on the Bluejays.

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