Creighton vs. Arizona State - 12/2/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Arizona State Sun Devils (4-2) at Creighton Bluejays (5-1)
College Basketball: Wednesday, December 2, 2015 at 9:00 pm (CenturyLink Center)
The Line: Creighton Bluejays -5.5 -- Over/Under: 155 See the Latest Odds
The Creighton Blue Jays and the Arizona State Sun Devils face off on Wednesday in college basketball action.
The Creighton Bluejays are off to a 5-1 start to the season and they have won their last three games. Creighton is averaging 90 points per game and they are shooting 50.4 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 75.3 points and their opponents are shooting 45.4 percent. Cole Huff leads the Bluejays averaging 13 points per game. Maurice Johnson Jr. is averaging 12.8 points, Isaiah Zierden is averaging 12 points, and Khyri Thomas is averaging 10 points. Creighton has played a reasonably tough schedule and they are battle tested.
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The Arizona State Sun Devils are 4-2 this season winning four of their last five games. Arizona State is averaging 76.5 points and they are shooting 42.6 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 69.2 points and their opponents are shooting 42.1 percent. Gerry Blakes leads ASU averaging 13 points per game. Savon Goodman is averaging 12.3 points and 7.8 rebounds, Tra Holder is averaging 12.7 points, and Eric Jacobsen is averaging 9.3 points and 6.0 rebounds. Arizona State has faced solid competition as well so they are well prepared for this one.
Creighton is 7-0 against the spread in their last seven home games, 5-0 against the spread against the Pac-12, and 1-2-1 against the spread in their last 13 games. Arizona State is 2-5 against the spread in their last seven road games, 1-8 against the spread against the Big East, and 2-10 against the spread following a win.
The total in this one is set at 155 and I can see this one going over that number so the over is my free pick.