Norfolk State vs. Delaware State - 2/23/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Delaware State Hornets (13-14) at Norfolk State Spartans (17-11)
College Basketball: Monday, February 23, 2015 at 7:00 pm (Echols Hall)
The Line: Norfolk State Spartans -7 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Norfolk State Spartans and the Delaware State Hornets face off on Monday at Joseph G. Echols Halls in MEAC college basketball action.
The Norfolk State Spartans are 17-11 this season and they have won six of their last eight games. Norfolk State is averaging 69.9 points and they are shooting 47.1 percent while defensively they are allowing 65.8 points and their opponents are shooting 40.8 percent. Jeffrey Short leads the Spartans averaging 19.1 points per game. RaShid Gaston is averaging 15.3 points and 9.5 rebounds, D’Shon Taylor is averaging 12.9 points, and Malik Thomas is averaging 9.7 points. Norfolk State is 9-3 at home and 10-3 in the MEAC.
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The Delaware State Hornets are 13-14 this season and they have won three of their last four games. Delaware State is averaging 70.3 points and they are shooting 41.4 percent while defensively they are allowing 72.4 points and their opponents are shooting 41.6 percent. Amere May leads the Hornets averaging 19.8 points per game. Kendall Gray is averaging 12.2 points and 12 rebounds, Tyshawn Bell is averaging 10.1 points and 5.3 rebounds, and Kendal Williams is averaging 8.3 points. Delaware State is 8-10 on the road and 7-5 in the MEAC.
Neither of these teams play in many lined games so the trends here aren’t relevant here but Delaware is the better team and they are home so I will lay they points here in a pick that is a lean at best.