Arkansas vs. Dayton - 12/13/14 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Dayton Flyers (7-1) at Arkansas Razorbacks (6-2)
College Basketball: Saturday, December 13, 2014 at 2:00 pm (Bud Walton Arena)
The Line: Arkansas Razorbacks -10 -- Over/Under: 140.5 See the Latest Odds
The Arkansas Razorbacks and the Dayton Flyers face off on Saturday in Bud Walton Arena in college basketball action.
The Arkansas Razorbacks are 6-2 this season and they are coming off of back-to-back losses at Iowa State and Clemson. Arkansas is 5-0 at home this season and they have a RPI of 26. Bobby Portis leads the Razorbacks averaging 15.5 points and 6.5 rebounds per game. Michael Qualls is averaging 15.4 points and 4.9 rebounds, Anthlon Bell is averaging 11.4 points, and Rashad Madden is averaging 10.0 points and 5.8 assists. While Arkansas is ninth in the nation in average points per game they are 302nd in points allowed.
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The Dayton Flyers are 7-1 this season with their lone loss coming on a neutral court in Puerto Rico to UConn. Dayton is 1-0 on the road and they have played the 152nd ranked schedule in the country. Jordan Sibert is averaging 14.4 points per game to lead the Flyers. Dyshawn Pierre is averaging 11.6 points and 6.4 rebounds, Kendall Pollard is averaging 10.3 points and 5.1 rebounds, and Devon Scott is averaging 9.5 points and 7.4 rebounds. UD as never had an issue playing up to the big name teams and it doesn’t appear to be an issue this year going 3-1 against teams with a RPI of better than 100.
Arkansas is 2-5 against the spread against a team with a winning record, 23-9 against the spread in their last 32 home games against a team with a winning road record, and 21-7 against the spread in their last 28 home games against a team with a road winning percentage better than .600. Dayton is 9-0 against the spread against the SEC, 5-1 against the spread on the road against a team with a winning home record, and 1-4 against the spread following a win.
THe total is too high here and at 140.5 I am all over the Under with my free pick. I also have a pick on who will cover the spread and I will put that in the Premium Area as well as on the App.