Seton Hall vs. Saint Peter's - 12/14/14 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Saint Peter's Peacocks (4-6) at Seton Hall Pirates (7-1)
College Basketball: Sunday, December 14, 2014 at 12:00 pm (Prudential Center)
The Line: Seton Hall Pirates -11.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: Fox Sports 1
The Seton Hall Pirates and the St. Peters Peacocks face off on Sunday at the Prudential Center in college basketball action.
The Seton Hall Pirates are 7-1 this season but they are coming off of their first loss of the year losing at Wichita State. Seton Hall is averaging 73.1 points and they are shooting 46.7 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 61.8 points and their opponents are shooting 38.7 percent. Sterling Gibbs leads Seton Hall averaging 17.5 points per game. Isaiah Whitehead is averaging 13.9 points, Brandon Mobley is averaging 9.6 points and 5.0 rebounds, and Angel Delgado is averaging 8.5 points and 9.8 rebounds. Seton Hall is 4-0 at home with their only loss coming to a team ranked in the top 25.
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The St. Peters Peacocks are 4-6 this season and they are coming off of back-to-back wins. St. Peters is averaging 59.6 points and they are shooting 42.9 percent from the floor while defensively they allow 57.4 points and their opponents shoot 38.7 percent from the floor. Marvin Dominique leads the Peacocks averaging 15.9 points and 8.7 rebounds per game. Tyler Gaskins is averaging 7.9 points, Trevis Wyhe is averaging 7.0 points, and Quadir Welton is averaging 6.7 points and 5.1 rebounds. St. Peters is 2-3 on the road and they have one win over a team with a RPI better than 200.
Seton Hall is 4-0 against the spread in their last five home games, 11-1 against the spread in their last 12 non-conference games, and 7-0 against the spread in their last seven games. St. Peters is 4-0-1 against the spread against the Big East, 3-7-1 against the spread in their last 11 games, and 1-4-1 against the spread following a win. St. Peters is 4-1-1 against the spread in their last six games against Seton Hall.
This is just a lot of points for this one and while I see Seton hall winning, I have St. Peters covering the spread.