Tulsa Golden Hurricane vs. Ohio Bobcats 11/20/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Ohio Bobcats (2-0) vs. Tulsa Golden Hurricane (2-0)
College Basketball: Friday, November 20, 2015 at 10:00 am (Sports and Fitness Center)
The Line: Tulsa Golden Hurricane -10 See the Latest Odds
The Ohio Bobcats will play the Tulsa Golden Hurricane in a non-conference game on Friday in the Virgin Islands.
The Tulsa Golden Hurricane are 2-0 this season and are coming off of a win against the 9th ranked Wichita State Shockers by a score of 77-67. Tulsa was losing by one at the half but exploded for a huge second half to complete the upset. Shaquille Harrison led the way for Tulsa with 20 points and 5 rebounds. Marquel Curtis came off of the bench and added 16 points and 4 assists. Tulsa out rebounded their opponent by a total of 38-32 and had 15 assists in their victory. Tulsa is averaging 87.5 points per game while giving up 74 points per game. Tulsa is also averaging 34 rebounds per game and 17.5 assists per game. Shaquille Harrison is the leading scorer for Tulsa with 21 points per game and 6 rebounds per game. Tulsa is shooting 73.3% on free throws, 46.5% on three-pointers, and 53% on all field goal attempts.
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The Ohio Bobcats are 2-0 are coming off of a win against Tennessee State by a score of 75-67. This game was tied at half, but Ohio closed the game on a 25-7 run to seal the victory. Jordan Dartis came off of the bench for Ohio and led them in scoring with 17 points. Jaaron Simmons added 15 points and 5 assists for Ohio. Ohio out rebounded their opponent by a total of 35-33 and had 12 assists. Ohio is averaging 80 points per game while giving up 71 points per game. Ohio is also averaging 40 rebounds per game and 12.5 assists per game. Jaaron Simmons is the leading scorer for Ohio this season with 17.5 points per game and 6 assists per game. Wadly Mompremier leads Ohio in rebounding with 8 rebounds per game. Ohio is shooting 81.5% on free throws, 28% on three-pointers, and 44.7% on all field goal attempts this season.
Ohio is 3-7 ATS in their last 10 games overall. Ohio is 5-1 ATS in their last 6 Friday games. Tulsa is 1-5 ATS in their last 6 non-conference games. Tulsa is 1-4 ATS in their last 5 neutral site games. The over is 4-1 in Tulsa’s last 5 non-conference games.
Tulsa is coming off of one of their biggest wins in history and will be playing with plenty of confidence. Ohio also has two wins, but their opponents have been far less talented their Tulsa’s. I think Tulsa will ride the momentum from their big win and will roll over Ohio in this one. I am picking Tulsa.