Delaware vs. College of Charleston - 1/31/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
College of Charleston Cougars (6-16) at Delaware Blue Hens (4-16)
College Basketball: Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 2:00 pm (Bob Carpenter Center)
The Line: Delaware Blue Hens -1.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The College of Charleston Cougars and Delaware Blue Hens meet Saturday at the Bob Carpenter Center.
The College of Charleston Cougars have lost five of their last six games and end a three-game road trip. On the season, CofC is averaging 59.2 points on 41.3 percent shooting and is allowing 64.6 points on 41.9 percent shooting. Canyon Barry is averagign 12.5 points and 5.4 rebounds while Joe Chealey is averaging 11.5 points and 3.7 assists. Anthony Stitt is dishing 2.8 assists and Adjehi Baru is grabbing 6.3 rebounds. The College of Charleston Cougars hve six players averaging at least six points, and they’re shooting 66.2 percent from the line and 36.9 percent from beyond the arc. Defensively, CofC is allowing 35 percent shooting from deep and has given up 69 or less points in five of its last six games.
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The Delaware Blue Hens have split their last six games and could use a big win here. On the season, Delaware is averaging 65.4 points on 39.3 percent shooting and is allowing 74.8 points on 43.8 percent shooting. Kyle Anderson is averaging 15.2 points and 3.5 rebounds while Kory Holden is averaging 13.1 points and 4.7 assists. Marvin King-Davis is grabbing 5.1 rebounds and Cazmon Hayes is shooting 35.1 percent from the field. The Delaware Blue Hens have four double-digit scorers, and they’re shooting 66.7 percent from the line and 34.5 percent from beyond the arc. Defensively, Delaware is allowing 38.2 percent shooting from deep and has given up 80 or more points in three straight games.
The Cougars are 5-17 ATS in their last 22 Saturday games and 18-41-1 ATS in their last 60 games overall. The Blue Hens are 6-0 ATS in their last 6 games following a S.U. loss and 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games overall.
Delaware is playing some of its best ball of the season right now and has covered six of its last eight games. Might as well ride the hot hand and back the Blue Hens.