Richmond Spiders vs. Old Dominion Monarchs - 12/16/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Old Dominion Monarchs (4-5) at Richmond Spiders (6-3)
College Basketball: Wednesday, December 16, 2015 at 7:00 pm (Robins Center)
The Line: Richmond Spiders -4.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Old Dominion Monarchs will travel to play the Richmond Spiders in a non-conference game on Wednesday.
The Richmond Spiders are 6-3 this season and are coming off of a win against Longwood by a score of 77-59. Richmond led by 15 points at halftime and cruised to the easy victory in this game. T.J. Cline had 18 points and 6 assists for Richmond. Terry Allen had 16 points and 9 rebounds for the Spiders. Richmond was out rebounded by a total of 38-36 and had 18 assists in their victory. Richmond is averaging 81.2 points per game while giving up 75.2 points per game. Richmond is also averaging 34.8 rebounds per game and 17.3 assists per game. Terry Allen is averaging 20.6 points per game and 8 rebounds per game, while T.J. Cline is averaging 15 points per game and 3.9 assists per game for Richmond. Richmond is shooting 66.5% on free throws, 38.8% on three-pointers, and 48.2% on all field goal attempts.
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The Old Dominion Monarchs are 4-5 and are coming off of a loss to Georgia State by a score of 68-64. Old Dominion almost completed the comeback, but came up just short. Trey Freeman has 16 points and 4 assists for Old Dominion. Zoran Talley added 16 points and 5 rebounds for the Monarchs. Old Dominion was out rebounded by a total of 30-28 and had 13 assists in their defeat. Old Dominion is averaging 65.2 points per game while giving up 57.8 points per game. Old Dominion is also averaging 38.7 rebounds per game and 12.4 assists per game. Trey Freeman is averaging 15.3 points per game and 4.3 rebounds per game, while Aaron Bacote is averaging 13.3 points per game and 2.3 rebounds per game for Old Dominion. Old Dominion is shooting 68.5% on free throws, 28.2% on three-pointers, and 41.8% on all field goal attempts.
Old Dominion is 6-1 ATS in their last 7 Wednesday games. Old Dominion is 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games. The under is 14-5 in Old Dominion’s last 19 games. Richmond is 17-8-2 ATS in their last 27 games. Richmond is 4-0-1 ATS in their last 5 Wednesday games. The over is 5-1 in Richmond’s last 6 home games.
Richmond has another tough team this season and has had a good start on offense this season. Old Dominion struggles to consistently score, but they are giving up under 60 points per game. Richmond has been shooting the ball extremely well, and I think that is the difference in this game. I am picking Richmond.