Boise State vs. Loyola-Chicago - 11/28/17 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Loyola-Chicago Ramblers (7-0) at Boise State Broncos (5-1)
College Basketball: Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at 9:00 pm (Taco Bell Arena)
The Line: Boise State Broncos -5.5 -- Over/Under: 139.5 See the Latest Odds
Tuesday night college basketball brings us a matchup between the Loyola-Chicago Ramblers and the Boise State Broncos.
The Loyola-Chicago Ramblers have been red hot in the early going with a 7-0 record and the question is whether the good times continue. Loyola-Chicago comes off of a 75-60 rout of the Kent State Golden Flashes as a 6.5 point favorite on Sunday. The Ramblers rode a strong second half run to pull away behind a 50.9%-36.2% shooting advantage that included 12 long balls.
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Donte Ingram was the top player on the floor as he gave Loyola-Chicago a game high 18 points and eleven rebounds on 7-11 from the floor while Marques Townes tossed in 14 points on 5-9 accuracy. Aundre Jackson and Clayton Custer gave the Ramblers eleven points with Custer handing out six assists.
The Boise State Broncos have been flying high to kick off the 2017-18 campaign with a 5-1 record following a 68-48 rout of the Loyola Marymount Lions on Saturday. A 39-22 second half run broke open a tight contest despite 38.9% shooting that still was enough to upend the 31.6% shooting of Loyola-Marymount.
Justinian Jessup led all scorers with 22 points and six pulls on 6-13 from the floor with Boise State getting 13 points from Lexus Williams and Marcus Dickerson. Alex Hobbs rounded out the top Broncos contributors with ten points while Christian Sengfelder and Zach Haney hauled in ten rebounds each.
Over is 7-1 in L-IL last 8 non-conference games and over is 12-4 in L-IL last 16 road games and L-IL are 8-3 ATS in their last 11 road games. Boise State are 2-9 ATS in their last 11 home games and under is 18-6 in Boise State last 24 non-conference games and Boise State are 4-12 ATS in their last 16 games overall.
I see Chandler Hutchison is questionable so I’ll grab the points if he is out…