Rhode Island vs. Davidson - 2/25/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Davidson Wildcats (19-6) at Rhode Island Rams (19-6)
College Basketball: Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 7:00 pm (Thomas M. Ryan Center)
The Line: Rhode Island Rams -2 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Rhode Island Rams and the Davidson Wildcats face off on Wednesday at the Ryan Center in A-10 college basketball action.
The Rhode Island Rams are 19-6 this season and they have won eight of their last nine games. URI is averaging 68 points and they are shooting 45.8 percent while defensively they are allowing 58.6 points and their opponents are shooting 39.8 percent. E.C. Mathews leads the Rams averaging 16.3 points per game. Hassan Martin is averaging 11.7 points and 7.6 rebounds, Jared Terell is averaging 9.9 points, and Gilvydas Biruta is averaging 8.1 points. Rhode island is 12-1 at home and 11-3 in the A-10.
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The Davidson Wildcats are 19-6 this season and they have won their last five games. Davidson is averaging 80.4 points and they are shooting 47.3 percent while defensively they are allowing 68.8 points and their opponents re shooting 44 percent. Tyler Kalinoski leads the Wildcats averaging 16.2 points and 5.9 rebounds per game. Jack Gibbs is averaging 15.6 points, Brian Sullivan is averaging 13.2 points, and Jordan Barham is averaging 11.2 points and 5.4 rebounds. Davidson is 7-4 on the road and 10-4 in the A-10.
Rhode Island is 5-1 against the spread in their last six games, 4-1 against the spread in their last five home games, and 4-1 against the spread against a team with a winning record. Davidson is 5-0 against the spread against the A-10, 22-6 against the spread in their last 28 games, and 20-7 against the spread in their last 27 road games.
This should be one of the better games of the night but I give the edge to the home team and laying just three my play is on URI.