Iowa vs. Tennessee Tech - 12/22/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles (8-4) at Iowa Hawkeyes (8-3)
College Basketball: Tuesday, December 22, 2015 at 8:30 pm (Carver-Hawkeye Arena)
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The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles and Iowa Hawkeyes square off Tuesday at the Carver-Hawkeye Arena.
The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles look to remain hot after winning seven of their last nine games. The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles are averaging 75.2 points on 40.9 percent shooting and allowing 74 points on 44.3 percent shooting. Torrance Rowe is averaging 16.8 points and 4.5 assists while Ryan Martin is averaging 13.8 points and 8.1 rebounds. Aleksa Jugovic is the third double-digit scorer and Hakeem Rogers is dishing 1.3 assists. The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles are shooting 34.6 percent from beyond the arc and 76 percent from the free throw line. Tennessee Tech is allowing 37.5 percent shooting from deep and is forcing 13 turnovers per game. The Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles have lost 13 of their last 14 road games.
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The Iowa Hawkeyes hope to build on their decent 8-3 start to the season. The Iowa Hawkeyes are averaging 82.4 points on 47.3 percent shooting and allowing 68.4 points on 39.7 percent shooting. Jarrod Uthoff is averaging 18.7 points and 6.4 rebounds while Peter Jok is averaging 12.5 points and 1.5 assists. Adam Woodbury is grabbing 6.3 rebounds and Anthony Clemmons is dishing 4.1 assists. The Iowa Hawkeyes are shooting 40.1 percent from beyond the arc and 73.3 percent from the free throw line. Iowa is allowing 30 percent shooting from deep and is forcing 12.8 turnovers per game. The Iowa Hawkeyes have won eight straight home games.
The Golden Eagles are 2-8-1 ATS in their last 11 road games and 3-7 ATS in their last 10 games overall. The Hawkeyes are 6-15 ATS in their last 21 games following a ATS loss and 3-7 ATS in their last 10 Tuesday games.
There's no line on this game yet. However, Tennessee Tech is awful on the road and isn't good enough defensively to make this much of a game. I like the Hawkeyes to roll by double digits.