James Madison Dukes vs. Tennessee-Martin Skyhawks - 11/22/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Tennessee-Martin Skyhawks (0-3) at James Madison Dukes (2-2)
College Basketball: Sunday, November 22, 2015 at 3:30 pm (JMU Center)
The Line: James Madison Dukes -11.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Tennessee-Martin Skyhawks look for their first win at the James Madison Dukes.
The Tennessee-Martin Skyhawks have struggled to produce at both ends of the floor which has left them staring at an 0-4 record after a 69-62 loss to Florida International. A 42-19 first half hole had the Skyhawks playing catch up the entire contest. The Golden Panthers shot the ball well at 49% including 9-19 from distance with UTM struggling to 41% which was decisive. Alex Anderson was the offensive star with a game high 26 points on 9-17 from the floor including an 8-14 mark on threes while Kedar Edwards followed with 15 points and six pulls. The issue was only six players managed to score.
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James Madison struggled early and it cost them a win in a 74-64 loss to Oral Roberts to fall to 2-2. The Dukes trailed by eleven heading to the locker room as the Golden Eagles burned the nets with 51% accuracy including 7-15 from Distance. JMU hung tough despite 43% shooting but a 21-6 deficit at the charity stripe was the nail in the coffin. Yohanny Delembert led three double digit scorers with 17 points and six yanks with Ron Curry next in line with 16 points with the duo going 14-26 from the field. Dimitrie Cabarkapa and Joey McLean combined for 19 points but a poor first 20 minutes was their undoing.
The Skyhawks are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 Sunday games and are 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games overall while going 0-4 ATS in their last 4 non-conference games. The Dukes are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 Sunday games and are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games following a double-digit loss at home while going 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games vs. a team with a winning % below .400. There really isn’t much that stands out here except James Madison has tasted victory…