Temple Owls vs. Delaware Blue Hens - 11/29/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Delaware Blue Hens (2-1) at Temple Owls (1-3)
College Basketball: Sunday, November 29, 2015 at 5:00 pm (Liacouras Center)
The Line: Temple Owls -12 -- Over/Under: 138 See the Latest Odds
The Temple Owls will host the Delaware Blue Hens this Sunday.
The Temple owls are coming off a 74-68 loss to the Utah Utes 74-68. Temple now has a record of 1-3 and have 3 losses against top 25 teams. Through 4 games the leading scorer for the Owls is Quenton DeCosey who is averaging 15.3 points per game and 5.0 rebounds and 3.0 assists. Devin Coleman is averaging 12.3 points per game and 4.0 rebounds. Obi Enechionyia is averaging 10.7 points per game and 2.0 rebounds. The Temple Owls are a good team but have run into some tough teams early.
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The Delaware Blue Hens are coming off 73-72 win over the Fairleigh Dickinson Knights. Through 3 games this season Delaware has a 2-1 record. The leading scorer of the team is Martin King-Davis who is averaging 14.3 points per game and 9.0 rebounds and 1.3 assists. Kory Holden is averaging 13.3 points per game and 6.3 assists and 3.0 assists. Chivarsky Corbett is averaging 11.3 points per game and 6.0 rebounds. Delaware will have a tough test against Temple.
Delaware is 6-1 against the spread in their last 7 road games. The Blue Hens are 6-0 against the spread in their last 6 road games vs. a team with a losing home record. Temple is 5-1 against the spread in their last 6 games vs. a team with a winning record. The Owls are 1-5 against the spread in their last 6 home games following three or more consecutive road games.
Temple is the better team here even despite their record. Delaware has gotten off to a nice start but Temple will win this game. Take Temple to cover and get back on track after a tough opening schedule.