Belmont vs. Wright State - 12/11/14 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Wright State Raiders (5-4) at Belmont Bruins (7-2)
College Basketball: Thursday, December 11, 2014 at 7:00 pm (Curb Event Center)
The Line: Belmont Bruins -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Wright State Raiders and Belmont Bruins play Thursday night at the Curb Event Center.
The Wright State Raiders have split their last four games and will play their fifth true road game. On the season, Wright State is averaging 67 points on 42.3 percent shooting and is allowing 69.1 points on 46 percent shooting. JT Yoho leads the Raiders with 18 points and 6.7 rebounds while Joe Thomasson is averaging 12.6 points and 6.6 rebounds. Chrishawn Hopkins is the third Wright State player to average double-digit points and Reggie Arceneaux is shooting 37.2 percent from the field. Hopkins remains questionable for this game. The Wright State Raiders do all of the little things right such as averaging less than 12 turnovers per game and shooting a solid 73.3 percent from the free throw line. However, Wright State is averaging just 30.2 rebounds per game, one of the worst in the country.
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The Belmont Bruins have won seven of their last eight games and look to bounce back from a loss to Evansville. On the season, Belmont is averaging 73.6 points on 45.5 percent shooting and is allowing 67.1 points on 41.8 percent shooting. Craig Bradshaw leads Belmont with 21.3 points and 3.5 rebounds while Evan Bradds is averaging 13.2 points and 6.2 rebounds. Taylor Barnette is the third Belmont player to average double-digit points and Reece Chamberlain is averaging six assists. Bradshaw is questionable for this game with a leg injury. The Belmont Bruins are one of the top shooting teams in the country, which includes 69.8 percent from the free throw line and 40.2 percent from beyond the arc. Like Wright State, Belmont is averaging just 33.8 rebounds.
The Raiders are 7-2 ATS in their last 9 road games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Bruins are 6-14 ATS in their last 20 home games and 10-4 ATS in their last 14 games overall.
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