Duke vs. Clemson - 2/21/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Clemson Tigers (15-11) at Duke Blue Devils (23-3)
College Basketball: Saturday, February 21, 2015 at 4:00 pm (Cameron Indoor Stadium)
The Line: Duke Blue Devils -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Duke Blue Devils and the Clemson Tigers face off on Saturday at Cameron Indoor Stadium in ACC college basketball.
The Duke Blue Devils are 23-3 this season and they have won their last six games. Duke is averaging 80.7 points and they are shooting 49.7 percent while defensively they are allowing 65.9 points and their opponents are shooting 43 percent. Jahlil Okafor leads the Blue Devils averaging 17.9 points and 9.4 rebounds per game. Quinn Cook is averaging 15.1 points, Tyus Jones is averaging 11.7 points and 5.4 rebounds, and Justise Winslow is averaging 11.5 points and 5.4 rebounds. Duke is 12-1 at home and 10-3 in the ACC.
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The Clemson Tigers are 15-11 this season and they have lost three of their last four games. Clemson is averaging 62.2 points and they are shooting 41 percent while defensively they are allowing 60.1 points and their opponents are shooting 39.2 percent. Jaron Blossomgame leads the Tigers averaging 12.9 points and 8.1 rebounds per game. Donte Grantham is averaging 9.1 points, Rod Hall is averaging 8.7 points, and Damarcus Harrison is averaging 8.4 points. Clemson is 3-5 on the road and 7-7 in the ACC.
Duke is 4-0 against the spread following a game they didn’t cover the point spread, 6-13-2 against the spread against the ACC, and 1-3-1 against the spread in their last five home games. Clemson is 5-1 against the spread following a loss, 5-2 against the spread in their last seven games, and 6-2 against the spread in their last eight road games against a team with a winning home record.
The line for this one isn’t out yet because of the status of Blossomgame and Okafor so please check back when the line is posted and I will update this with my free pick.