West Virginia vs. Wofford - 12/22/14 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Wofford Terriers (9-2) at West Virginia Mountaineers (10-1)
College Basketball: Monday, December 22, 2014 at 7:30 pm (WVU Colliseum)
The Line: West Virginia Mountaineers -10.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The West Virginia Mountaineers and the Wofford Terriers face off on Monday in Morgantown in college basketball action.
The West Virginia Mountaineers are 10-1 this season and they are the 20th ranked team in the nation. WVU is averaging 78.8 points and they are shooting 41.8 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 62.6 points and their opponents are shooting 45.8 percent. Juwan Staten leads the Mountaineers averaging 16 points per game. Jonathan Holton is averaging 11.3 points and 7.5 rebounds, Devin Williams is averaging 10.7 points and 7.0 rebounds, and Jevon Carter is averaging 8.2 rebounds. West Virginia is 3-1 at home so far this season.
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The Wofford Terriers are 9-2 this season and they have won their last four games. Wofford is averaging 64.7 points and they are shooting 44.9 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 62.6 points and their opponents are shooting 42 percent. Karl Cochran leads the Terriers averaging 13.6 points and 6.8 rebounds per game. Spencer Collins is averaging 11.4 points, Eric Garcia is averaging 9.2 points, and Lee Skinner is averaging 8.9 points and 5.4 rebounds per game. Wofford is 2-2 on the road this season and this is their first game this year against a ranked team.
West Virginia is 3-0-1 against the spread against the SoCon, 5-1 against the spread in their last six home games against a team with a winning home record, and 2-6 against the spread following a game that they covered the point spread. Wofford is 11-4-1 against the spread in their last 16 road games, 5-2 against the spread against a team with a winning record, and 12-5-1 against the spread following a win.
My free pick in this one will be on the total so please check back when the totals are posted.