Towson vs. Delaware - 2/28/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Delaware Blue Hens (8-19) at Towson Tigers (12-18)
College Basketball: Saturday, February 28, 2015 at 2:00 pm (SECU Arena)
The Line: Towson Tigers -3.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Delaware Blue Hens and Towson Tigers play Saturday afternoon at the SECU Arena.
The Delaware Blue Hens look for a win after winning five of their last eight games. On the season, Delaware is averaging 66.1 points on 40.7 percent shooting and is allowing 72.6 points on 42.8 percent shooting. Kyle Anderson is averaging 14.9 points and two assists while Kory Holden is averaging 12 points and 3.1 rebounds. Cazmon Hayes is the third double-digit scorer and Marvin King-Davis is grabbing 5.5 rebounds. The Delaware Blue Hens have five players averaging at least 9.9 points, and they’re shooting 68.4 percent from the line and 34.8 percent from deep. Defensively, Delaware is allowing 36.5 percent shooting from deep and has given up 68 or less points in four of its last eight games.
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The Towson Tigers need a win after losing six of their last seven games. On the season, Towson is averaging 62.3 points on 40.7 percent shooting and is allowing 65.4 points on 41.8 percent shooting. Four McGlynn is averaging 12 points and 1.6 assists while John Davis is averaging 12 points and eight rebounds. Timajh Parker-Rivera is grabbing 5.9 rebounds and Byron Hawkins is dishing 1.4 assists. The Towson Tigers have four players averaging at least seven points, and they’re shooting 66.1 percent from the line and 31.2 percent from deep. Defensively, Towson is allowing 33.9 percent shooting from deep and has given up 65 or less points in four of its last six games.
The Blue Hens are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 road games and 11-5 ATS in their last 16 games overall. The Tigers are 1-3-1 ATS in their last 5 home games and 8-2-1 ATS in their last 11 games vs. a team with a losing S.U. record. The Blue Hens are 1-7 ATS in the last 8 meetings in Towson and 8-20-1 ATS in the last 29 meetings overall.
The Delaware Blue Hens continue to play their best ball of the season down the home stretch and has even covered 11 of their last 16 games. Not sure why Towson is the favorite, but I'm not asking questions. Take the points.