Every game, we read about something that NU didn't do well. In the second Wisc game, it was get to the FT line.

FTRate is a way to measure how effective the team was at EARNING a trip to the line.

FTA/FGA is the formula for FTRate. It is one of 4 factors are often pointed to as what determines the outcome of a game (along with EFG% {making shots] OR% [getting second looks] and Turnover % [taking care of the ball]. If you win 3 of the 4 factors you are going to win the game 90%+ of the time.

NU ranks second to last in FTRate in the Big 10 and is 274th in the nation.