Oral Roberts Golden Eagles vs. Tulsa Golden Hurricane - 11/28/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Tulsa Golden Hurricane (2-2) at Oral Roberts Golden Eagles (1-4)
College Basketball: Monday, November 28, 2016 at 8:00 pm (Mabee Center)
The Line: Oral Roberts Golden Eagles +1 -- Over/Under: 141.5 See the Latest Odds
The Tulsa Golden Hurricane will travel to play the Oral Roberts Golden Eagles in a non-conference college basketball game on Monday.
The Oral Roberts Golden Eagles are 1-4 this season after losing to Montana by a score of 68-47 in their last game. Oral Roberts trailed by 14 points at halftime and was unable to close the deficit in the second half. Albert Owens led Oral Roberts with 14 points and 3 rebounds in this game. Oral Roberts shot 31% on field goals, while shooting 9.5% on three-pointers in this game. Oral Roberts is averaging 67.2 points per game while giving up 78.6 points per game. Oral Roberts is also averaging 34.4 rebounds per game and 13.2 assists per game. Albert Owens is averaging 14.6 points and 4.4 rebounds per game, while Emmanuel Nzekwesi is averaging 11.3 points and 3 rebounds per game for the Golden Eagles. Oral Roberts is shooting 40.7% on field goals, 74.7% on free throws, and 32.9% on three-pointers this season.
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The Tulsa Golden Hurricane are 2-2 this season after beating Oregon State by a score of 75-64 in their last game. Tulsa led by 15 points at halftime and was able to hang on for the win in the second half. Junior Etou led Tulsa with 17 points and 7 rebounds in their win. Tulsa shot 45.1% on field goals, while shooting 40% on three-pointers in this game. Tulsa is averaging 69.5 points per game while giving up 74 points per game, while also averaging 36 rebounds per game and 11.8 assists per game. Jaleel Wheeler is averaging 15.5 points and 4.5 rebounds per game, while Junior Etou is averaging 14.3 points and 8 rebounds per game for Tulsa. Tulsa is shooting 43.2% on field goals, 60.9% on free throws, and 35.6% on three-pointers.
Tulsa is 1-6 ATS in their last 7 games and 0-4 ATS in their last 4 road games. The over is 8-2 in Tulsa’s last 10 road games. Oral Roberts is 2-9 ATS in their last 11 home games and 0-6 ATS in their last 6 Monday games. The under is 5-1 in Oral Robert’s last 6 games.
These two teams come into this game very evenly matched, which should provide for a very entertaining game. Oral Roberts did not shoot the ball very well in their last game, while Tulsa played well in their last game. Tulsa has shot the ball better this season, while also having the rebounding advantage. I like Tulsa here.