DePaul Blue Demons vs. Seton Hall Pirates - 3/5/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Seton Hall Pirates (21-8) at DePaul Blue Demons (9-20)
College Basketball: Saturday, March 5, 2016 at 12:00 pm (Allstate Arena)
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The Seton Hall Pirates will travel to play the DePaul Blue Demons in a Big East game on Saturday.
The DePaul Blue Demons are 9-20 (3-14) and are coming off of a loss to Villanova by a score of 83-62. DePaul has lost 6 of their last 7 games and is currently 9th in the Big East standings. DePaul is averaging 68 points per game while giving up 75 points per game. DePaul is also averaging 34.3 rebounds per game and 12.1 assists per game. Myke Henry is averaging 13.9 points per game and 6.3 rebounds per game for DePaul. Billy Garrett Jr. is averaging 12.7 points per game and 3.8 assists per game for the Blue Demons. DePaul is shooting 69% on free throws, 34.3% on three-pointers, and 44.7% on all field goal attempts.
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The Seton Hall Pirates are 21-8 (11-6) and are coming off of a loss to Butler by a score of 85-78. Seton Hall has won 4 of their last 5 games and is currently 3rd in the Big East standings. Seton Hall defeated DePaul by a score of 78-74 in these two teams first meeting of the season. Seton Hall is averaging 74.2 points per game while giving up 67.2 points per game. Seton Hall is also averaging 40.1 rebounds per game and 13.6 assists per game. Isaiah Whitehead is averaging 17.4 points per game and 4.9 assists per game for Seton Hall. Khadeen Carrington is averaging 13.8 points per game and 3 rebounds per game for the Pirates. Seton Hall is shooting 66.9% on free throws, 34.3% on three-pointers, and 44.2% on all field goal attempts.
Seton Hall is 7-0 ATS in their last 7 games following an ATS loss. Seton Hall is 7-2 ATS in their last 9 road games. The under is 7-3 in Seton Hall’s last 10 games. DePaul is 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games. DePaul is 5-13 ATS in their last 18 home games. The over is 8-1 in DePaul’s last 9 games. The underdog is 4-0 ATS in these two teams last 4 meetings.
Seton Hall has impressed me this season and has been playing well in their recent games. DePaul has lost 6 of 7, but they will be at home for this game. Seton Hall has the higher scoring offense and the better defense in this game. I like Seton Hall on the road.