Stanford vs. Delaware - 11/25/14 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Delaware Blue Hens (0-3) at Stanford Cardinal (3-1)
College Basketball: Tuesday, November 25, 2014 at 11:00 pm (Maples Pavilion)
The Line: Stanford Cardinal -21.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: Pac-12 Network
The Stanford Cardinal and the Delaware Blue Hens face off on Tuesday in Maples Pavilion on college basketball action.
The Stanford Cardinal are 3-1 this season are losing to Duke by 11 last Saturday in Brooklyn. Stanford is averaging 76.5 points and they are shooting 44.9 percent including 40 percent from beyond the three-point arc while defensively they are allowing 65.5 points and their opponents are shooting 40.1 percent. Chasson Randle is averaging 18.8 points per game, Stefan Nastic is averaging 15.8 points and 9.0 rebounds, and Anthony Brown is averaging 14 points and 8.0 rebounds. Stanford looked impressive pounding UNLV last Friday and they should be a factor this season in the Pac-12.
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The Delaware Fightin Blue Hens are off to a 0-3 start to the season with both of their last two losses being 18-point blowouts. Delaware is averaging 55.7points and they are shooting 29.4 percen from the floor while defensively they are allowing 69.7 points and their opponents are shooting 40.9 percent from the floor. Cazmon Hayes is averaging 17 points, Kory Holden is averaging 11.7 points and 5.3 rebounds, and Chivarsky Corbet is averaging 8.0 points. Delaware just seems to be struggling at both ends of the court.
Stanford is 7-1-1 against the spread in their last none games against a team with a losing record, 8-3-1 against the spread in their last 12 non-conference games, and 2-5-1 against the spread in their last eight home games. Delaware is 1-3-1 against the spread in their last five road games against a team with a winning home record and 0-4-1 against the spread against a team with a winning record.
While I rarely say this in my write ups my, my sources close to this one say Stanford can name their number and to be honest coming from this source, that’s good enough for me.