Towson Tigers vs. Delaware Blue Hens - 1/30/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Delaware Blue Hens (5-15) at Towson Tigers (15-7)
College Basketball: Saturday, January 30, 2016 at 2:00 pm (SECU Arena)
The Line: Towson Tigers -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Delaware Blue Hens will travel to play the Towson Tigers in a CAA game on Saturday.
The Towson Tigers are 15-7 (6-3) and are coming off of a win against Drexel by a score of 77-70. Towson has won 4 of their last 5 games and is currently tied for 3rd in the CAA standings. Towson is averaging 71 points per game while giving up 64.1 points per game. Towson is also averaging 40.9 rebounds per game and 11.2 assists per game. William Adala Moto is averaging 14.2 points per game and 8.1 rebounds per game for Towson. Byron Hawkins is averaging 13.3 points per game and 2.7 rebounds per game for the Tigers. Towson is shooting 68.3% on free throws, 31.1% on three-pointers, and 42.1% on all field goal attempts.
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The Delaware Blue Hens are 5-15 (0-9) and are coming off of a loss to William & Mary by a score of 94-79. Delaware has lost 12 games in a row is currently in last place of the CAA standings. Delaware is averaging 66.2 points per game while giving up 74.4 points per game. Delaware is also averaging 38.7 rebounds per game and 11.1 assists per game. Kory Holden is averaging 16.9 points per game and 4.2 assists per game for Delaware. Marvin King-Davis is averaging 14.8 points per game and 9.4 rebounds per game for the Blue Hens. Delaware is shooting 68.1% on free throws, 30.4% on three-pointers, and 40% on all field goal attempts.
Towson defeated Delaware on January 14th by a score of 79-77. Towson led by 1 point at halftime and was able to hold off Delaware for the win. William Adala Moto led Towson with 22 points and 15 rebounds, while Kory Holden led Delaware with 29 points and 6 assists. Towson out rebounded Delaware by a total of 48-40 and added 17 assists in their victory.
Delaware is 1-4-1 ATS in their last 6 Saturday games. Delaware is 3-7-1 ATS in their last 11 road games. The over is 5-1 in Delaware’s last 6 games following an ATS loss. Towson is 3-7-1 ATS in their last 11 home games. Towson is 1-4-1 ATS in their last 6 games following an ATS win. The under is 7-1 in Towson’s last 8 home games. The home team is 5-1 ATS in these two teams last 6 meetings.
Delaware has been really bad this season and is on the road in this matchup. Delaware has struggled to score consistently, while giving up about 75 points per game. Towson has the rebounding advantage and the shooting advantage in this matchup. I just do not trust Delaware enough to pick them here.