Detroit Titans vs. Manhattan Jaspers - 11/26/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Manhattan Jaspers (1-3) at Detroit Titans (1-4)
College Basketball: Saturday, November 26, 2016 at 2:00 pm (Calihan Hall)
The Line: Detroit Titans -1 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Manhattan Jaspers will travel to play the Detroit Titans in a non-conference college basketball game on Saturday.
The Manhattan Jaspers are 1-3 this season after losing to Temple by a score of 88-67 in their last game. Manhattan trailed by 19 points at halftime and couldn’t cut into the deficit in the second half. Zavier Turner led Manhattan with 28 points and 4 assists in their win. Manhattan shot 38.7% on field goals, while shooting 37.5% on three-pointers in this game. Manhattan is averaging 73 points per game while giving up 81.5 points per game. Manhattan is also averaging 39 rebounds per game and 11.5 assists per game. Zavier Turner is averaging 16.3 points, 2.8 rebounds, and 2.3 assists per game, while Aaron Walker Jr. is averaging 11.3 points and 4 rebounds per game for Manhattan. The Jaspers are shooting 41.7% on field goals, 69.8% free throws, and 34.5% on three-pointers this season.
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The Detroit Titans are 1-4 this season after losing to New Hampshire by a score of 86-70 in their last game. Detroit allowed at least 42 points in each half and was blown out in this game. Jaleel Hogan led Detroit with 18 points and 2 rebounds in this game. Detroit shot 45.6% on field goals, while shooting 25% on three-pointers in their win. Detroit is averaging 77.4 points per game while giving up 90.2 points per game. Detroit is also averaging 31.2 rebounds per game and 12.2 assists per game. Josh McFolley is averaging 13.8 points, 2.8 rebounds, and 2.6 assists per game, while Jaleel Hogan is averaging 12 points and 2 rebounds per game for the Titans. Detroit is shooting 44.1% on field goals, 61.4% on free throws, and 37.3% on three-pointers.
Manhattan is 1-4 ATS in their last 5 non-conference games and 5-2 ATS in their last 7 road games. The over is 16-7 in their last 23 non-conference games. Detroit is 0-6-1 ATS in their last 7 games and 2-5 ATS in their last 7 home games. The under is 4-0 in Detroit’s last 4 home games.
Both of these teams come into this game struggling, with only one win for each team. Detroit is one of the worst teams on defense, while Manhattan also struggles on defense. It is tough to pick this game, as both teams aren’t very good, but I will take the home team.