How to Watch UConn vs. Purdue Basketball: Live Stream & TV Channel Info – NCAA Tournament National Championship

The national champion will be decided when the No. 1 seed UConn Huskies (36-3) and the No. 1 seed Purdue Boilermakers (34-4) play in the NCAA Tournament title game, Monday at State Farm Stadium at 9:20 PM ET, airing on TBS.

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Huskies vs. Boilermakers Game Info

  • Date: Monday, April 8, 2024
  • Time: 9:20 PM ET
  • TV: TBS
  • Live Stream: Stream NCAA men’s basketball on Paramount Plus and Hulu + Live TV
  • Where: Glendale, Arizona
  • Venue: State Farm Stadium

Huskies Insights

  • When it comes to points, UConn is thriving on both offense and defense, as it ranks 21st-best in college basketball in points scored (81.6 per game) and 10th-best in points allowed (63.5 per contest).
  • The Huskies rank seventh-best in college basketball by allowing only 30.2 rebounds per game. They rank 36th in college basketball by averaging 38.9 boards per contest.
  • UConn has been piling up assists in 2023-24, ranking second-best in the nation with 18.7 assists per game.
  • The Huskies rank 13th-best in college basketball by committing only 8.8 turnovers per game. In terms of forced turnovers, they rank 291st in college basketball (10.1 per contest).
  • UConn is sinking 8.6 treys per game (62nd-ranked in college basketball) this year, while sporting a 36.0% three-point percentage (68th-ranked).
  • The Huskies are ceding 6.0 treys per game (34th-ranked in college basketball). They are allowing opponents to shoot 31.4% (45th-ranked) from three-point land.
  • UConn is attempting 35.3 two-pointers per game this season, which account for 59.7% of the shots it has taken (and 70.9% of the team’s baskets). Meanwhile, it is attempting 23.8 treys per contest, which are 40.3% of its shots (and 29.1% of the team’s buckets).

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Boilermakers Insights

  • In 2023-24, Purdue is 14th-best in the country on offense (82.9 points scored per game) and ranked 81st on defense (68.8 points allowed).
  • On the boards, the Boilermakers are 10th-best in the nation in rebounds (40.8 per game). They are second-best in rebounds conceded (29.1 per game).
  • This season Purdue is second-best in college basketball in assists at 18.7 per game.
  • In 2023-24, the Boilermakers are 143rd in the nation in turnovers committed (10.9 per game) and 19th-worst in turnovers forced (9.2).
  • Beyond the arc, Purdue is 87th in college basketball in 3-pointers made per game (8.3). It is second-best in 3-point percentage at 40.6%.
  • The Boilermakers give up 7.2 3-pointers per game and concede 31.6% from beyond the arc, ranking 161st and 58th, respectively, in the country.
  • In 2023-24, Purdue has attempted 64.8% percent of its shots from inside the 3-point line, and 35.2% percent from beyond it. In terms of made shots, 70.8% of Purdue’s baskets have been 2-pointers, and 29.2% have been 3-pointers.

Huskies Leaders

  • Tristen Newton leads the Huskies in points and assists per game, scoring 14.9 points and distributing 6.2 assists.
  • Donovan Clingan leads UConn in rebounding, grabbing 7.4 boards per game while also scoring 13.1 points a contest.
  • Cam Spencer leads the Huskies in three-point shooting, making an average of 2.5 shots per game from beyond the arc.
  • The UConn steals leader is Spencer, who averages 1.5 takeaways per game, while its blocks leader is Clingan, who compiles 2.5 rejections per contest.

Boilermakers Leaders

  • Zach Edey has the top spot on the Boilermakers leaderboards for both scoring and rebounding with 24.9 points and 12.2 rebounds per game.
  • Braden Smith records more assists than any other Purdue player with 7.5 per game. He also averages 12.0 points and pulls down 5.8 rebounds per game.
  • Lance Jones is the top scorer from distance for the Boilermakers, hitting 2.1 threes per game.
  • Purdue’s leader in steals is Smith (1.6 per game), and its leader in blocks is Edey (2.2 per game).
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