Old Dominion vs. Middle Tennessee - 3/12/16 C-USA Championship Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders at Old Dominion Monarchs (21-12)
College Basketball: Saturday, March 12, 2016 at 2:30 pm (Legacy Arena)
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The Old Dominion Monarchs and Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders meet Saturday in the C-USA Championship.
The Old Dominion Monarchs look for another win after beating Western Kentucky on Friday. The Old Dominion Monarchs are averaging 68.9 points on 44.5 percent shooting and allowing 62 points on 39.8 percent shooting. Trey Freeman is averaging 21.8 points and 3.2 assists while Aaron Bacote is averaging 12.5 points and 2.7 rebounds. Brandan Stith is the third double-digit scorer and Zoran Talley is grabbing 4.7 rebounds. The Old Dominion Monarchs are shooting 29.6 percent from beyond the arc and 67.4 percent from the free throw line. The Monarchs are allowing 30.9 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 39 rebounds per game. The Old Dominion Monarchs are 3-2 on neutral courts this season.
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The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders look for another win after beating Marshall on Friday. The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders are averaging 72.4 points on 44.9 percent shooting and allowing 68.1 points on 42.7 percent shooting. Giddy Potts is averaging 15.1 points and 5.6 rebounds while Reggie Upshaw is averaging 13.9 points and 2.1 assists. Perrin Buford is grabbing 5.8 rebounds and Quavius Copeland is dishing 1.9 assists. The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders are shooting 38.5 percent from beyond the arc and 60.6 percent from the free throw line. The Blue Raiders are allowing 34.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 37 rebounds per game. The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders are 4-0 on neutral courts this season.
The Monarchs are 3-9-1 ATS in their last 13 Saturday games and 4-0 ATS in their last 4 games overall. The Blue Raiders are 6-2 ATS in their last 8 neutral site games and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Monarchs are 0-5 ATS in the last 5 meetings.
ODU is playing some of its best ball at the moment and will have the best player in this game in Freeman. Hard not to pick the Monarchs and the small line.