Tulane vs. South Florida - 1/11/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
South Florida Bulls (7-9) at Tulane Green Wave (11-4)
College Basketball: Sunday, January 11, 2015 at 3:00 pm (Devlin Fieldhouse)
The Line: Tulane Green Wave -6 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The South Florida Bulls and Tulane Green Wave meet Sunday at the Devlin Fieldhouse.
The South Florida Bulls have lost eight of their last 10 games and play their sixth true road game. On the season, South Florida is averaging 65.5 points on 45.9 percent shooting and is allowing 70.1 points on 43.2 percent shooting. Corey Allen Jr. is averaging 15.7 points and 2.9 assists while Chris Perry is averaging 12.1 points and 7.5 rebounds. Nehemias Morillo is grabbing 5.6 rebounds and Anthony Collins is dishing 5.9 assists. The South Florida Bulls are actually an OK offensive team that has six players averaging at least 5.5 points while they’re shooting 64.1 percent from the line and 26.7 percent from beyond the arc. Defensively, South Florida is forcing 12.7 turnovers and has allowed 63 or less points in three of its last five games. USF is 1-4 SU on the road this season.
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The Tulane Green Wave have split their last six games and look for their third conference win. On the season, Tulane is averaging 67.9 points on 44.9 percent shooting and is allowing 64.1 points on 43.3 percent shooting. Jonathan Stark is averaging 12.5 points and 4.1 assists while Louis Dabney is averaging 12.2 points and 3.3 rebounds. Jay Hook is the third player averaging double-digit points and Dylan Osetkowski is grabbing 4.6 rebounds. The Tulane Green Wave are a productive offensive team that has five players averaging at least six points while they’re shooting 67.5 percent from the line and 33.7 percent from downtown. Defensively, Tulane is forcing 13.6 turnovers and has allowed 66 or less points in five of its last six games.
The Bulls are 0-3-1 ATS in their last 4 road games and 5-15-1 ATS in their last 21 games overall. The Green Wave are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 home games and 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games overall. The Bulls are 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings.
Not only is South Florida getting beat up outright, but the Bulls aren't covering either. There's only one choice in this matchup and it's the chalk with the home team.