Dayton Flyers vs. Iowa Hawkeyes - 11/26/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Iowa Hawkeyes (2-0) at Dayton Flyers (3-0)
College Basketball: Thursday, November 26, 2015 at 9:00 pm (HP Field House)
The Line: Dayton Flyers +2 -- Over/Under: 145 See the Latest Odds
The Big Ten and Atlantic Ten square off when the Iowa Hawkeyes oppose the Dayton Flyers.
The Iowa Hawkeyes are out to prove they are better then the predicted bottom half finish in the Big Ten. The Hawkeyes are off to a nice 3-0 start following an 89-61 victory over Marquette as they took a 27 point first half lead and never looked back. The Hawkeyes had too much offensive firepower on 54.5% from the floor including 12-22 from long range while the Golden Eagles were held to under 39% which was a difference of 14 field goals. Iowa received 20 points and nine rebounds from Peter Jok with Jerrod Uthoff tossing in 15 points. Anthony Clemmons and Mike Gesell adding eleven points each while Dominique Uhi and Adam Woodbury scored ten points each.
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The Dayton Flyers have generally received outstanding performances at both ends of the floor in building a 3-0 record before getting just enough of each in a 69-66 win versus William & Mary. UD rallied from a nine point deficit at the half with 47% shooting being just enough to overcome nearly 42% from the field from the Tribe. Charles Cooke led a trio of double digit scorers with 18 points and six pulls with Steve McElvene and Kendall Pollard adding 12 and eleven points while snaring six rebounds apiece with nine of the ten players that saw the floor reach the scoring column.
The under is 7-1 in Iowa’s last 8 neutral site games and Iowa are 7-2-1 ATS in their last 10 games overall while going 3-7 ATS in their last 10 Thursday games. The over is 9-2 in Dayton’s last 11 Thursday games and Dayton are 6-2 ATS in their last 8 Thursday games. The Flyers never get much credit so hopefully they do here…