KenPom has NKU winning 81-76, a 66% chance of winning.
- UMBC struggles in about all areas defensively. They give up an adjusted 110.2 points per 100 possessions (308th nationally).
- They're solid offensively, primarily because of their 3-point shooting. UMBC shoots 43.1% from three, good for 7th nationally. They do not shoot the two well. UMBC shoots 43.8% from two, 316th nationally. Maybe the only team in the country that almost shoots threes better than twos?