Furman vs. Wofford - 2/28/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Wofford Terriers (24-6) at Furman Paladins (8-20)
College Basketball: Saturday, February 28, 2015 at 4:00 pm (Timmons Arena)
The Line: Furman Paladins +10 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Furman Paladins and the Wofford Terriers face off Saturday at Timmons Arena in SoCon college basketball action.
The Furman Paladins are 7-21 this season and they are coming off of a win over Western Carolina that ended a seven game losing skid. Furman is averaging 64 points and they are shooting 42.9 percent while defensively they are allowing 70.2 points and their opponents are shooting 47.1 percent. Stephen Croone leads the Paladins averaging 17.2 points per game. Devin Sibley is averaging 9.9 points, Geoff Beans is averaging 8.0 points, and Daniel Fowler is averaging 8.0 points. Furman is 6-6 at home and 4-12 in SoCon play.
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The Wofford Terriers are 23-6 this season and they have won 11 of their last 12 games. Wofford is averaging 66.6 points and they are shooting 45.5 percent while defensively they are allowing 59.4 points and their opponents are shooting 41.2 percent. Karl Cochran leads the Terriers averaging 15.1 points and 5.9 rebounds per game. Spencer Collins is averaging 11.3 points, Lee Skinner is averaging 9.4 points and 5.9 rebounds, and Eric Garcia is averaging 7.7 rebounds. Wofford is 8-5 on the road and 14-2 in the SoCon.
Furman is 8-2 against the spread in their last 10 home games, 4-0 against the spread against a team with a winning record, and 5-21 against the spread following a win. Wofford is 4-0 against the spread against the SoCon, 4-1 against the spread in their last five road games, and 7-3 against the spread following a win. The favorite has covered the point spread in the last four meetings of these two.
Furman is terrible this season and they get absolutely blasted at home in this one.