Indiana State vs. Drake - 2/2/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Drake Bulldogs (6-16) at Indiana State Sycamores (12-10)
College Basketball: Tuesday, February 2, 2016 at 7:00 pm (Hulman Center)
The Line: Indiana State Sycamores -12 -- Over/Under: 145 See the Latest Odds
The Indiana State Sycamores and the Drake Bulldogs face off on Tuesday in MVC college basketball action.
The Indiana State Sycamores are 12-10 this season and they are coming off of a loss that ended a two game winning streak. ISU is averaging 70.6 points per game and they are shooting 40.6 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 69.4 points and their opponents are shooting 41.9 percent. Devonte Brown leads the Sycamores averaging 16.3 points and 5.0 rebounds per game. Brenton Scott is averaging 15.9 points, Khristian Smith is averaging 10.6 points and 5.5 rebounds, and Matt Van Scyoc is averaging 9.0 points. Indiana State is 8-2 at home and 6-4 in the Missouri Valley Conference.
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The Drake Bulldogs are 6-16 this season and the are coming off a win over Bradley that was their first MVC win of the season. Drake is averaging 68.3 points per game and they are shooting 45.1 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 73.4 points and their opponents are shooting 46.2 percent. Reed Timmer leads the Bulldogs averaging 17.6 points per game. Kale Abrahamson is averaging 12.9 points, Grahama Woodward is averaging 11.8 points, and Jacob Enevold is averaging 5.4 points and 5.7 rebounds. Drake is 0-8 on the road and 1-9 in the MVC.
Indiana State is 7-0-2 against the spread in their last nine home games, 6-1 against the spread following a game that they covered the point spread, and 1-3-1 against the spread against the MVC. Drake is 1-4 against the spread in their last five road games, 1-9 against the spread in their last 10 games, and 1-7 against the spread following a game that they didn’t cover the point spread. Drake is 2-5 against the spread in their last seven games against Indiana State.
The total here seems to be way too high for this one and the under looks like an easy play.