Drexel vs. La Salle - 12/13/14 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
La Salle Explorers (4-4) at Drexel Dragons (2-5)
College Basketball: Saturday, December 13, 2014 at 1:00 pm (John A. Daskalakis Center)
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The La Salle Explorers and Drexel Dragons square off Saturday at the Daskalakis Athletic Center.
The La Salle Explorers have lost four straight games and play their second true road contest. On the season, La Salle is averaging 60.9 points on 39.2 percent shooting and is allowing 61.8 points on 40.1 percent shooting. Jordan Price leads La Salle with 16.1 points and 2.8 assists while Jerrell Wright is averaging 12.5 points and 7.3 rebounds. Steve Zack is grabbing 8.3 rebounds per game and Khalid Lewis is shooting 38.1 percent from the field. The La Salle Explorers win games with their defense that has held five of their eight opponents to 60 or less points. However, La Salle is extremely challenged offensively with four players averaging more than six points, and its shooting just 25.8 percent from beyond the arc.
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The Drexel Dragons have split their last four games and will play their first contest in nearly 10 days. On the season, Drexel is averaging 55 points on 37.2 percent shooting and is allowing 57.7 points on 41.6 percent shooting. Damion Lee leads the Dragons with 20.4 points and 5.3 rebounds while Rodney Williams is averaging 9.4 points and 7.9 rebounds. Mohamed Bah is grabbing 5.4 rebounds per game and Rashann London is shooting 40.9 percent from the field. The Drexel Dragons are another team that struggles offensively, which includes 30.3 percent shooting from beyond the arc, and Lee is the only double-digit scorer. However, Drexel is solid defensively, holding teams to 32.6 percent shooting from deep and allowing 59 or less points in four of its last six games.
The Explorers are 0-6 ATS in their last 6 games following a ATS win and 6-15-1 ATS in their last 22 games overall. The Dragons are 5-2-1 ATS in their last 8 home games and 2-7 ATS in their last 9 non-conference games.
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