Bradley vs. North Dakota - 12/5/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
North Dakota Sioux (3-4) at Bradley Braves (1-7)
College Basketball: Saturday, December 5, 2015 at 8:00 pm (Carver Arena)
The Line: Bradley Braves -2.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Bradley Braves and the North Dakota Fighting Hawks face off on Saturday in college basketball action.
The Bradley Braves are 1-7 this season and they have lost their last seven games. Bradley is averaging 55.2 points per game and they are shooting 35.9 percent from the floor while defensively they allow 69.4 points and they shoot 43.5 percent. Donte Thomas leads the Braves averaging 10 points per game. Dwayne Lautier-Ogunleye is averaging 10 points, Callum Barker is averaging 7.8 points, and Luuk van Bree is averaging 6.1 points. This looks like t is going to be a tough year for Bradley.
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The North Dakota Fighting Hawks are 3-4 this season and they are coming off of a win that ended a three-game losing streak. North Dakota is averaging 64.2 points and they are shooting 37.8 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 77.2 points and their opponents are shooting 50 percent. Quinton Hooker leads UND averaging 16.4 points and 6.3 rebounds per game. Cortez Seales is averaging 11.4 points, Geno Crandall is averaging 10 points, and Corey Baldwin is averaging 7.3 points. North Dakota has struggled on the defensive end.
Bradley is 2-5-1 against the spread in their last eight games following a game that they didn’t cover the point spread, 1-5 against the spread in their last six home games against a team with a losing road record, and 7-18-1 against the spread in their last 26 non-conference games. North Dakota is 4-9 against the spread in their last 13 Saturday games.
I just can’t lay points with Bradley against anyone so the play here is North Dakota.