Nebraska Cornhuskers vs. Samford Bulldogs - 12/20/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Samford Bulldogs (7-4) at Nebraska Cornhuskers (7-4)
College Basketball: Sunday, December 20, 2015 at 7:00 pm (Pinnacle Bank Arena)
The Line: Nebraska Cornhuskers -12.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Nebraska Cornhuskers will take on the Samford Bulldogs this Sunday.
The Nebraska Cornhuskers come into this game with a 7-4 record and are currently 9th in the Big Ten. The Cornhuskers most recent game was a 70-67 win over the University of Rhode Island. Through 11 games this season the leading scorer of Nebraska has been Andrew White who is averaging 16.9 points per game and 5.1 rebounds. Shavon Shields is second on the team with 15.3 points per game and 5.4 rebounds. Nebraska will now host the Samford Bulldogs in which should be a win.
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The Samford Bulldogs come into this game with a 7-4 record and are currently 3rd in the Southern Conference. Samford’s most recent game was a 72-70 loss to South Alabama. Through 11 games this season the leading scorer for the Bulldogs has been Darius Jones-Gibson who is averaging 15.9 points per game and 2.9 rebounds. Christen Cunningham is second on the team with 14.2 points per game and 3.5 rebounds. Samford will try to go on the road at get a big win against Nebraska.
Samford is 6-0-1 against the spread in their last 7 Sunday games. The Bulldogs are 6-1 against the spread in their last 5 road games. Nebraska is 4-0 against the spread in their last 4 home games. The Cornhuskers are 5-1 against the spread in their last 6 games overall.
The Nebraska Cornhuskers are the better team here and will win this game at home. Samford is coming off a loss to South Alabama and will have another tough test on the road at Nebraska. Take Nebraska to cover at home here.