Villanova Wildcats vs. DePaul Blue Demons - 3/1/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
DePaul Blue Demons (9-19) at Villanova Wildcats (25-4)
College Basketball: Tuesday, March 1, 2016 at 7:00 pm (Villanova Pavilion)
The Line: Villanova Wildcats -23 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Villanova Wildcats will host the DePaul Blue Demons this Tuesday.
The Villanova Wildcats come into this game with a 25-4 record and are currently 1st in the Big East. The Wildcats have won 8 out of their last 9 games with their most recent game being a 89-79 win over Marquette. Through 29 games this season the leading scorer for the Wildcats has been Josh Hart who is averaging 15.1 points per game and 7.3 rebounds. Kris Jenkins is second on the team with 11.9 points per game and 3.8 rebounds.
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The DePaul Blue Demons come into this game with a 9-19 record and are currently 9th in the Big East. The Blue Demons have lost 5 out of their last 6 games with their most recent game being a 87-66 loss to Providence. Through 28 games this season the leading scorer for the Blue Demons has been Myke Henry who is averaging 13.9 points per game and 6.2 rebounds. Billy Garrett Jr. is second on the team with 13.1 points per game and 3.7 assists.
The DePaul Blue Demons are 1-5 against the spread in their last 6 games overall. The Blue Demons are 0-3-1 against the spread in their last 4 road games. The Villanova Wildcats are 3-0-1 against the spread in their last 4 Tuesday games. The Wildcats are 1-4 against the spread in their last 5 home games vs. a team with a losing road record.
The Villanova Wildcats have been on fire winning 8 of their last 9 games. DePaul has been struggling losing 5 out of their last 6 games. The Villanvoa Wildcats have been one of the best teams in the nation and should have no problem winnning this game big at home.