Butler Bulldogs vs. Indiana State Sycamores - 12/5/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Indiana State Sycamores (3-3) at Butler Bulldogs (5-1)
College Basketball: Saturday, December 5, 2015 at 12:00 pm (Hinkle Fieldhouse)
The Line: Butler Bulldogs -16 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Butler Bulldogs will host the Indiana state Sycamores this Saturday.
Butler has gotten off to a hot start winning 5 out of their first 6 games for a 5-1 record. The Bulldogs are currently on a 2 game winning streak with their most recent coming against 17th ranked Cincinnati 78-76. Kellen Dunham who scored 24 points and grabbed 1 rebound led Butler. So far this season Kellen Dunham who is averaging 21.7 points per game and 2.0 rebounds and 1.5 assists has led Butler. Second on the team is Roosevelt Jones who is scoring 12.7 points per game and 8.0 rebounds and 4.8 assists and 1.2 steals. Butler will try to keep it rolling against Indiana State.
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The Indiana State Sycamores have started out the season with a 3-3 record and are currently coming off of a 68-62 loss to Eastern Illinois. Devonte Brown who scored 22 points and gabbed 3 rebounds led Indiana State. Through 6 games this season the Sycamores have been led by Devontae Brown who is averaging 15.2 points per game and 4.0 rebounds and 3.3 assists. Behind him is Khristian Smith who is scoring 13.0 points per game and 6.8 rebounds. Indiana State will go on the road to try to upset the Butler Bulldogs.
Indiana State is 4-0 against the spread in their last 4 Saturday games. The Sycamores are 10-1 against the spread in their last 11 games following a loss. The Butler Bulldogs are 4-1 against the spread in their last 5 Saturday games. The Bulldogs are 4-1 against the spread in their last 5 games vs. a Missouri Valley team.
The Butler Bulldogs have one of the best offenses in the nation and are coming off of a big win over Cincinnati. Indiana State hasnt figured it out yet this season and are in for a long game against Butler. Il take Butler to win big here.