Delaware Blue Hens vs. South Florida Bulls - 12/3/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
South Florida Bulls (2-5) at Delaware Blue Hens (3-2)
College Basketball: Thursday, December 3, 2015 at 7:00 pm (Bob Carpenter Center)
The Line: Delaware Blue Hens -3 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The South Florida Bulls will travel to play the Delaware Blue Hens in a non-conference game.
The Delaware Blue Hens are 3-2 and are coming off of a win against Bradley by a score of 70-47. Delaware was up 12-points at the half and coasted to the victory in the second half. Cazmon Hayes led Delaware with 17 points, while adding 7 rebounds. Kory Holden added 12 points and 7 assists for Delaware. Delaware out rebounded their opponent by a total of 41-38 and had 14 assists in their victory. Delaware is averaging 66.4 points per game while giving up 67.2 points per game. Delaware is also averaging 41.6 rebounds per game and 13 assists per game. Cazmon Hayes is averaging 13.5 points per game and 7 rebounds per game. Marvin King-Davis is averaging 13.4 points per game and 8.6 rebounds per game. Delaware is shooting 67.2% on free throws, 28% on three-pointers, and 41.1% on all field goal attempts.
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The South Florida Bulls are 2-5 and are coming off of a win against Savannah State by a score of 67-57. This was a very tight game in the second half, but South Florida was able to pull away late. Roddy Peters led South Florida with 17 points and 6 assists. Jaleel Cousins had 13 points and 11 rebounds for South Florida. South Florida was out rebounded by their opponent by a total of 37-36 and had 14 assists in their victory. South Florida is averaging 65.7 points per game while giving up 70.7 points per game. South Florida is also averaging 40.9 rebounds per game and 10.1 assists per game. Jahmal McMurray is averaging 13.1 points per game for South Florida. Jaleel Cousins is averaging 9.4 points per game and 8.1 rebounds per game. South Florida is shooting 66.2% on free throws, 24.8% on three-pointes, and 41.5% on all field goal attempts.
South Florida is 0-4 ATS in their last 4 road games. South Florida is 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games against the CAA. The over is 5-1 in South Florida’s last 6 road games. Delaware is 2-6-1 ATS in their last 9 non-conference games. Delaware is 3-1-1 ATS in their last 5 Thursday games. The under is 5-1 in Delaware’s last 6 games overall.
Both of these teams are low scoring, but Delaware’s defense is a little better than South Florida. These are two evenly matched teams in many categories, and I think either team could win this game. I think the home court advantage will give Delaware just enough to get the win here.