Savannah State vs. Delaware State - 3/7/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Delaware State Hornets (7-23) at Savannah State Tigers (14-14)
College Basketball: Monday, March 7, 2016 at 2:33 pm (Norfolk Scope Arena)
The Line: Savannah State Tigers -5.5 -- Over/Under: 119 See the Latest Odds
The Savannah State Tigers and the Delaware State Hornets face off on Monday in MEAC college basketball tournament action.
The Savannah State Tigers are 14-14 this season and they have won seven of their last eight games. Savannah State is averaging 61.1 points per game and they are shooting 39.5 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 67.5 points and their opponents are shooting 43.5 percent. Troyce Manassa leads the Tigers averaging 12.9 points and 5.3 rebounds per game. Chris martin is averaging 11.8 points, Lenjo Kilo is averaging 9.8 points and 5.4 rebounds, and Kamil Williams is averaging 5.1 points. Savannah State is 9-7 in MEAC games this season.
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The Delaware State Hornets are 7-24 this season and they have lost their last four games. Delaware State is averaging 60.1 points per game and they are shooting 38.4 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 74.4 points and their opponents shoot 44.4 percent. Devin Morgan Jr. leads the Hornets averaging 12.2 points per game. DeAndre Haywood is averaging 11.6 points, Dana Raysor is averaging 6.3 points, and Kavon Waller is averaging 5.4 points. Delaware State is 5-11 in MEAC games this season.
Savannah State is 4-1 against the spread against a team with a losing record and 1-4 against the spread after allowing less than 50 points in their previous game. Delaware State is 2-5 against the spread in their last seven games and 0-4 against the spread following a loss.
Delaware State is one of the worst teams in the nation and I look for Savannah State to win easily.