Austin Peay vs. Troy - 12/15/14 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Troy Trojans (4-3) at Austin Peay Governors (2-7)
College Basketball: Monday, December 15, 2014 at 8:00 pm (Winfield Dunn Center)
The Line: Austin Peay Governors -4 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
he Austin Peay Governors and the Troy Trojans face off on Monday at the Dunn Center in college basketball action.
The Austin Peay Governors are 2-6 this season and they are riding a three game losing streak. Austin Peay is averaging 63.6 points and they are shooting 41.8 percent while defensively they are allowing 74.1 points and their opponents are shooting 48.1 percent. Chris Horton leads the Governors averaging 12.6 points and 9.8 rebounds per game. Chris Freeman is averaging 12.6 points, Khalil Davis is averaging 10.2 points and 5.6 rebounds, and Ed Dyson is averaging 8.5 points. This is just the second home game of the year for Austin Peay.
USA TODAY Sports
The Troy Trojans are 4-3 this season as they have won their last three games. Troy is averaging 70.2 points and they are shooting 44.6 percent from the floor while defensively they allow 70.4 points and their opponents shoot 45.3 percent from the floor. Musa Adul-Aleem is averaging 15 points to lead the Trojans. Wesley Person is averaging 14.9 points, Kevin Thomas is averaging 11.9 points and 8.4 rebounds, and Chris Bilbo is averaging 9.9 points. Troy has played the 323rd ranked schedule in the nation.
Austin Peay is 1-4-1 against the spread against the Sun Belt, 0-5 against the spread in their last five games, and 0-4 against the spread in their last four home games against a team with a losing road record. Troy is 5-1 against the spread in their last six road games against a team with a losing home record, 12-5-1 against the spread in their last 18 road games, and 0-3-1 against the spread following a win.
Austin Peay is favored here but I don’t see how they are laying points against anyone and my play is Troy here.