Richmond vs. Jacksonville State - 11/13/17 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Jacksonville State Gamecocks (1-0) at Richmond Spiders (0-1)
College Basketball: Monday, November 13, 2017 at 12:00 pm (Robins Center)
The Line: Richmond Spiders -3 -- Over/Under: 140 See the Latest Odds
The Jacksonville Gamecocks take the hardwood with the Richmond Spiders in Monday college basketball.
The Jacksonville State Gamecocks look for a 2-0 start when the team heads out to face the Richmond Spiders on Monday. Jacksonville State comes off of a 100-42 victory versus the Tennessee Wesleyan Bulldogs. This was nothing more then an exhibition contest as the Gamecocks rolled to a 44-21 lead heading to the intermission while continuing the carnage over the final 20 minutes. The JSU defense allowed just 20.3% shooting including 7-32 on threes while owning the glass to the tune of 54-36.
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Jacksonville State sank shots at 52.2% and were 13-28 from distance while sinking 18 more free throws. Maurice Dunlap and Marlon Hunter led the Gamecocks offense with 12 points apiece while Malcolm Drumwright and Jamall Gregory netted eleven points each with Gregory snagging eight rebounds. Jason Burnell rounded the top Gamecocks scorers with ten points and nine boards.
The Richmond Spiders will be trying for their first win when the Jacksonville State Gamecocks pay a visit on Monday. Richmond comes off of a 76-63 defeat at the hands of the Delaware Blue Hens as a ten point favorite. The Spiders struggled at both ends of the floor in the opening 20 minutes with a surprising 49-20 deficit being too much to overcome despite a strong second half.
Richmond allowed 56.5% shooting and responded with 42% accuracy of their own which was hurt by a 4-21 effort from beyond the arc. De’Monte Buckingham paced the Spiders attack with 18 points and six pulls with Jacob Gilyard right in his shadow on 6-9 from the floor. Nick Sherod added 13 points on 5-15 from the field but seven others combined for only 15 points.
Over is 9-2 in Jacksonville State last 11 Monday games and Jacksonville State are 3-12 ATS in their last 15 Monday games and Jacksonville State are 20-7 ATS in their last 27 road games. Under is 12-2 in Richmond last 14 Monday games and over is 5-2-1 in Richmond last 8 home games.
I think Jacksonville State is a solid team and capable of winning the Ohio Valley so I’m looking their way…