Tulsa Golden Hurricane vs. Temple Owls - 2/23/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Temple Owls (17-9) at Tulsa Golden Hurricane (17-9)
College Basketball: Tuesday, February 23, 2016 at 7:00 pm (Reynolds Center)
The Line: Tulsa Golden Hurricane -7 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Tulsa Golden Hurricanes will face off against the Temple Owls this Tuesday.
The Tulsa Golden Hurricanes come into this game with a 18-9 record and are currently 4th in the American Conference. The Golden Hurricanes have won 4 out of their last 5 games with their most recent game being a 75-67 win over UCF. Through 27 games this season the leading scorer for Tulsa has been James Woodward who is averaging 15.8 points per game and 5.2 rebounds. Shaquille Harrison is second on the team with 15.0 points per game and 5.5 rebounds.
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The Temple Owls come into this game with a 17-9 record and are currently 1st in the American Conference. The Owls have been on fire winning 6 out of their last 7 games with their most recent game being a 69-66 win over Houston. Through 26 games this season the leading scorer for the Owls has been Quenton DeCosey who is averaging 16.0 points per game and 6.1 rebounds. Obi Enechionyia is second on the team with 10.7 points per game and 3.5 rebounds.
Temple is 8-2 against the spread in their last 10 games vs. a team with a winning record. The Owls are 10-3 against the spread in their last 13 Tuesday games. Tulsa is 4-0-2 against the spread in their last 6 home games. The Golden Hurricanes are 4-1 against the spread in their last 5 games overall.
Tulsa and Temple have been two of the best teams in this conference and it should make for a very good game. I think this will a closer game then what they predict. Il gladly take the Temple Owls and the free 7 points in this game.