Buffalo vs. Delaware - 12/29/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Delaware Blue Hens (5-5) at Buffalo Bulls (6-6)
College Basketball: Tuesday, December 29, 2015 at 7:00 pm (Alumni Arena)
The Line: Buffalo Bulls -6 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Buffalo Bulls and the Delaware Fighting Blue Hens face off on Tuesday in college basketball action.
The Buffalo Bulls are 6-6 and are coming off of a loss that ended a two game winning streak. Buffalo is averaging 72.3 points per game and they are shooting 39.8 percent from the field while defensively they are allowing 77.6 points and their opponents are shooting 44.6 percent. Lamonte Bearden leads the Bulls averaging 13.3 points per game. C.J. Massinburg is averaging 10.8 points, Rodell Wiggington is averaging 10.7 points and 7.1 rebounds, and Blake Hamilton is averaging 10.6 points and 5.6 rebounds. Buffalo has just one home loss so far this season.
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The Delaware Blue Hens are 5-5 this season and they play their fifth consecutive game on the road. Delaware is averaging 64.7 points and they are shooting 38.9 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 69.2 points and their opponents are shooting 41.9 percent. Kory Holden leads the Blue Hens averaging 18.3 points per game. Cazmon Hayes is averaging 14.3 points and 6.7 rebounds, Marvin King-Davis is averaging 12.7 points and 8.8 rebounds, and Anthony Mosley is averaging 5.5 points. Delaware has had a few key injuries that haven’t helped their cause.
Buffalo is 3-1-1 against the spread following a loss, 2-6-1 against the spread in their last nine home games, and 1-3-2 against the spread in their last six games. Delaware is 11-1-1 against the spread following a loss, 47-22-4 against the spread following a game that they didn’t cover the point spread, and 0-5-1 against the spread in their last six road games.
This is probably a fairly close game so while Buffalo wins Delaware covers but this isn’t a very strong play.