Butler Bulldogs vs. VMI Keydets - 12/7/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
VMI Keydets (3-4) at Butler Bulldogs (6-1)
College Basketball: Monday, December 7, 2015 at 7:00 pm (Hinkle Fieldhouse)
The Line: Butler Bulldogs -22 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Purdue Boilermakers look to stay perfect when the Indiana-Purdue Jaguars visit Monday.
The Indiana-Purdue Jaguars are just 2-6 so far but they have been very competitive and have the knack for hanging around. The Jaguars hung around Ball State before falling 61-58 for loss number four in a row. The Cardinals connected at 42.6% and Indiana-Purdue countered with 38.7% accuracy with a handful of extra free throws being the difference. Darell Combs was the offensive star of the game with 22 points on 8-12 from the floor while Matt O’Leary adding ten points and five pulls. Nick Osborne contributed eight points and seven rebounds with Mason Archie II chipping in with seven points.
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The Purdue Boilermakers have been playing as well as any team in the game as they try to climb the national rankings. The Boilermakers are 7-0 and ranked 11th after dominating Pittsburgh in the second half of a 72-59 victory on Tuesday. The Panthers never found the shooting touch at 35% which made the Boilermakers 43.6% and 11-28 mark on threes a winner. AJ Hammons led the Purdue attack with a game high 24 points and 12 rebounds. Ryan Cline tossed in 12 points and Vince Edwards netted nine points and logged six assists. Overall ten players saw the floor and seven scored between 3-6 points each.
Indiana-Purdue are 13-5 ATS in the last 18 road games. The under is 6-2 in Purdue’s last 8 overall and the Boilermakers are 23-9 ATS in their last 32 games overall while going 11-5 ATS in their last 16 home games. No line is out yet with Purdue having injuries that have players listed as questionable so please check back…