DePaul vs. Creighton - 2/24/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Creighton Bluejays (12-15) at DePaul Blue Demons (12-16)
College Basketball: Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at 9:00 pm (Allstate Arena)
The Line: DePaul Blue Demons -1.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The DePaul Blue Demons and the Creighton Bluejays face off on Tuesday at Allstate Arena in Big East college basketball.
The DePaul Blue Demons are 12-16 this season and they have lost seven of their last eight games. DePaul is averaging 71.2 points and they are shooting 43.9 percent while defensively they are allowing 74.1 points and their opponents are shooting 46.2 percent. Billy Garret Jr. leads the Blue Demons averaging 13.1 points per game. Myke Henry is averaging 12.4 points and 5.5 rebounds, Jamee Crockett is averaging 11.4 points, and Tommy Hamilton IV is averaging 10.6 points and 5.3 rebounds. DePaul is 9-5 at home and 6-9 in the Big East.
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The Creighton Bluejays are 12-15 this season and they have lost three of their last five games. Creighton is averaging 66.7 points and they are shooting 41.2 percent while defensively they are allowing 66.9 points and their opponents are shooting 43.5 percent. Austin Chatman leads the Bluejays averaging 10.6 points per game. Isaiah Zierden is averaging 9.5 points, James Miliken is averaging 8.2 points, and Devin Brooks is averaging 7.6 points and 5.1 rebounds. Creighton is 2-8 on the road and 3-11 in the Big East.
DePaul is 4-1 against the spread in their last five games, 5-2 against the spread in their last seven home games, and 10-26-1 against the spread against a team with a losing record. Creighton is 4-1 against the spread following a loss, 4-9 against the spread in their last 13 road games, and 1-7 against the spread following a game that they covered the point spread.
This one is a coin flip so with the tiny number I will go with the home team.