Loyola of Chicago vs. Seattle - 3/25/15 CBI Semifinal Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Seattle Redhawks (18-15) at Loyola of Chicago Ramblers (21-13)
College Basketball: Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at 8:00 pm (Joseph J. Gentile Center)
The Line: Loyola of Chicago Ramblers -9.5 -- Over/Under: 135.5 See the Latest Odds
The Seattle Redhawks and Loyola Ramblers meet Wednesday in the CBI Semifinal.
The Seattle Redhawks look to keep rolling after winning four of their last five games. On the season, Seattle is averaging 61.9 points on 44.1 percent shooting and is allowing 62.6 points on 40.3 percent shooting. Isiah Umipig is averaging 17.3 points and 2.9 assists while Jarell Flora is averaging 14.1 points and 4.3 rebounds. William Powell is grabbing 6.5 rebounds and Jack Crook is dishing 1.6 assists. The Seattle Redhawks have four players averaging at least 6.7 points, and they’re shooting 66.2 percent from the line and 39.2 percent from deep. Defensively, Seattle is allowing 33.1 percent shooting from deep and has given up 65 or less points in seven of its last nine games.
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The Loyola Ramblers look for a win after winning five of their last six games. On the season, Loyola is averaging 62 points on 46.6 percent shooting and is allowing 60.7 points on 43.6 percent shooting. Milton Doyle is averaging 11.6 points and 4.5 assists while Christian Thomas is averaging 11.3 points and 4.4 rebounds. Montel James is grabbing 4.4 rebounds and Earl Peterson is dishing two assists. The Loyola Ramblers have five players averaging at least 8.1 points, and they’re shooting 68.5 percent from the line and 39.4 percent from deep. Defensively, Loyola is allowing 32.3 percent shooting from deep and has given up 63 or less points in four of its last five games.
The Redhawks are 9-4 ATS in their last 13 non-conference games and 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games following a ATS win. The Ramblers are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 non-conference games and 10-4 ATS in their last 14 games overall.
Seattle just beat up a talented Colorado team and has really turned up its defensive pressure as of late. I like the points here with the way the Redhawks are playing.