South Florida Bulls vs. East Carolina Pirates - 3/2/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
East Carolina Pirates (11-18) at South Florida Bulls (7-22)
College Basketball: Wednesday, March 2, 2016 at 9:00 pm (Sun Dome)
The Line: South Florida Bulls -3 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The South Florida Bulls will host the East Carolina Pirates this Wednesday.
The South Florida Bulls come into this game with a 7-22 record and are currently 9th in the American Conference. The Bulls have won 2 of their last 3 games with their most recent game being a 81-51 loss to UConn. Through 29 games this season the leading scorer for the Bulls has been Jahmal McMurray who is averaging 15.5 points per game and 2.7 rebounds.
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The East Carolina Pirates come into this game with a 11-18 record and are currently 10th in the American Conference. The Pirates have lost 7 out of their last 8 games with their most recent game being a 65-56 loss to Cincinnati. Through 29 games this season the leading scorer for the Pirates has been B.J Tyson who is averaging 14.7 points per game and 4.5 rebounds. Caleb White is second on the team with 12.6 points per game and 3.0 rebounds.
The East Carolina Pirates are 5-0 against the spread in their last 5 road games. The Pirates are 4-1 against the spread in their last 5 games overall. South Florida is 5-1 against the spread in their last 6 games following a loss of more than 20 points. The Bulls are 6-1 against the spread in their last 7 games following a double digit loss at home.
The South Florida Bulls and the East Carolina Pirates have both been at the bottom of the American Athletic Conference. Both of these teams dont stand much of a chance in the AAC tournament. I think USF will win their final game here at home.