Boise State vs. Bradley - 12/20/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Bradley Braves (2-9) at Boise State Broncos (7-4)
College Basketball: Sunday, December 20, 2015 at 2:00 pm (Taco Bell Arena)
The Line: Boise State Broncos -21 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: Root Sports
The Bradley Braves and Boise State Broncos meet Sunday at the Taco Bell Arena.
The Bradley Braves look for back-to-back wins for the first time since last November. The Bradley Braves are averaging 56.2 points on 36.4 percent shooting and allowing 71.7 points on 42.8 percent shooting. Donte Thomas is averaging 10.1 points and six rebounds while Dwayne Lautier-Ogunleye is averaging 9.4 points and 2.8 assists. Callum Barker is grabbing 4.6 rebounds and Ronnie Suggs is dishing 1.3 assists. The Bradley Braves are shooting 24.5 percent from beyond the arc and 62.8 percent from the free throw line. Bradley is allowing 33.3 percent shooting from deep and is forcing 11.7 turnovers per game. The Bradley Braves have lost six straight road games.
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The Boise State Broncos look to build on their current four-game winning streak. The Boise State Broncos are averaging 74.2 points on 45 percent shooting and allowing 73.4 points on 45.4 percent shooting. Anthony Drmic is averaging 15 points and 1.6 assists while James Webb III is averaging 13.3 points and 8.5 rebounds. Nick Duncan is grabbing 4.5 rebounds and Mikey Thompson is dishing 4.5 assists. The Boise State Broncos are shooting 36.2 percent from beyond the arc and 72.1 percent from the free throw line. Boise State is allowing 35.4 percent shooting from deep and is forcing 12.6 turnovers per game. The Boise State Broncos have won 13 straight home games.
The Braves are 17-36-2 ATS in their last 55 road games and 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games overall. The Broncos are 12-3 ATS in their last 15 home games and 20-7 ATS in their last 27 games overall.
Bradley is just a poor offensive team that is certainly going to struggle with Boise State's ability to shoot the rock. Not to mention the Broncos play lights out at the Taco Bell Arena. This should be a Boise blowout.