Dayton Flyers vs. Arkansas Razorbacks - 12/30/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Arkansas Razorbacks (6-5) at Dayton Flyers (9-2)
College Basketball: Wednesday, December 30, 2015 at 8:00 pm (Dayton Arena)
The Line: Dayton Flyers -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: CBS Sports Network
The Arkansas Razorbacks will travel to play the Dayton Flyers in a non-conference game on Wednesday.
The Dayton Flyers are 9-2 and are coming off of a win against Miami (OH) by a score of 64-63. Kyle Davis hit the game winning shot in the final seconds to give Dayton the win. Charles Cooke had 21 points and 9 rebounds for Dayton. Steve McElvene added 10 points and 9 rebounds for the Flyers. Dayton was out rebounded by a total of 32-29 and had 15 assists in their victory. Dayton is averaging 72.7 points per game while giving up 65.1 points per game. Dayton is also averaging 38.8 rebounds per game and 14.7 assists per game. Charles Cooke is averaging 14.4 points per game and 6.8 rebounds per game, while Kendall Pollard is averaging 11.8 points per game and 5.1 rebounds per game for Dayton. Dayton is shooting 66.2% on free throws, 34.5% on three-pointers, and 47.4% on all field goal attempts.
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The Arkansas Razorbacks are 6-5 and are coming off of a win against North Florida by a score of 97-72. Arkansas led by 8 points at halftime and was able to pull away for the easy win in the second half. Moses Kingsley had 22 points and 10 rebounds for Arkansas. Anthlon Bell added 20 points and 5 rebounds for the Razorbacks. Arkansas out rebounded their opponent by a total of 52-28 and had 27 assists in their victory. Arkansas is averaging 85 points per game while giving up 74.8 points per game. Arkansas is also averaging 38.9 rebounds per game and 19 assists per game. Anthlon Bell is averaging 17.1 points per game and 2.4 rebounds per game, while Dusty Hannahs is averaging 16.5 points per game and 2.1 rebounds per game for Arkansas. Arkansas is shooting 72.9% on free throws, 43% on three-pointers, and 47.1% on all field goal attempts.
Arkansas is 2-8 ATS in their last 10 Wednesday games. Arkansas is 3-7 ATS in their last 10 games. Dayton is 11-2 ATS in their last 13 games against the SEC. Dayton is 1-4 ATS in their last 5 home games. The under is 3-0-1 in Dayton’s last 4 home games.
Dayton has impressed me this season, as they have been able to find ways to win games. Dayton plays tight defense and rebounds the ball well. Arkansas has struggled to open the season and is a much higher scoring team than Dayton. I like Arkansas to keep this game close.