South Florida vs. Houston - 12/28/17 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Houston Cougars (10-2) at South Florida Bulls (7-6)
College Basketball: Thursday, December 28, 2017 at 7:00 pm (Sun Dome)
The Line: South Florida Bulls +15.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
AAC college basketball action features the Houston Cougars visiting the South Florida Bulls on Thursday.
The Houston Cougars have been rolling their entire non-conference schedule and bring a 10-2 record in to conference play after downing Providence 75-59 as a 5.5 point favorite. Houston led by eight points heading to the locker room before slowly pulling away over the final 20 minutes with a 42.1%-37% shooting edge being decisive.
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The Cougars saw Rob Gray Jr. exploded for 24 points and four yanks on 7-16 from the floor including 9-11 at the stripe. Houston saw the duo of Armoni Brooks and Galen Robinson Jr. toss in 12 points apiece with Robinson handing out six assists followed by Corey Davis Jr. with ten points, three yanks and three helpers on 4-9.
The South Florida Bulls haven’t enjoyed a great deal of basketball success sot their current three game winning streak is big. South Florida comes in off of a 78-76 victory versus the Charlotte 49ers as a 2.5 point favorite with a 49.2%-43.3% shooting edge being the winning stat.
Tulio Da Silva was the Bulls best player with a contest high 23 points, 12 rebounds and three blocks on 10-15 from the floor. Payton Banks gave South Florida 13 points, six pulls and four assists on 5-11 shooting while Justin Brown and Isaiah Manderson contributed 12 and eight points.
Houston are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games following a straight up win and Houston are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games overall. Under is 9-1 in South Florida last 10 home games and over is 7-1 in South Floida last 8 Thursday games and South Florida are 6-2 ATS in their last 8 Thursday games.
I really don’t feel comfortable laying the chalk here but Houston wins big if they play as capable…