Wofford vs. The Citadel - 1/6/18 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
The Citadel Bulldogs (5-9) at Wofford Terriers (9-5)
College Basketball: Saturday, January 6, 2018 at 7:00 pm (Jerry Richardson Indoor Stadium)
The Line: Wofford Terriers -16 -- Over/Under: 167 See the Latest Odds
The Citadel Bulldogs have upset on their mind when they face the Wofford Terriers in Saturday college basketball.
The Citadel Bulldogs are looking to pick up their first conference win after their defense struggled in a 107-67 loss at the Furman Paladins on Thursday. The Citadel never got their offense untracked either and the result was the Paladins owning a 54.9)%-36.5% shooting edge including 17 makes from long range.
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The Bulldogs offense was short on options but Quayson Williams was a bright spot with 15 points and five boards along with six turnovers on 5-8 from the floor which included five long balls. Kaelon Harris gave the Citadel ten points while Kaiden Rice and Hayden Brown combined for 15 points with Brown posting six boards.
Over the course of a month the Wofford Terriers have been rolling with wins in six of seven capped off by a 92-53 rout of the VMI Keydets on Thursday as a 15 point home favorite. Wofford raced to a 24 point lead at the break and never took their foot off the gas behind a 59%-39.6% difference in marksmanship.
Fletcher Magee paced the Terriers offense as he led all scorers with 25 points and three yanks on 9–11 from the floor with a 6-8 mark on three pointers followed by Trevor Stumpe with 17 points, five boards and three steals on 6-10 accuracy. Cameron Jackson gave Wofford 14 points and five yanks while Tray Hollowell chipped in with nine points.
Under is 8-2 in Citadel last 10 vs. Southern. Wofford are 8-3 ATS in their last 11 Saturday games and Wofford are 20-8 ATS in their last 28 home games and over is 37-15 in Wofford last 52 vs. Southern. Over is 11-1-1 in the last 13 meetings in Wofford and over is 18-7-1 in the last 26 meetings.
I think the spread is a tad high but I’ll go with the potential of the Terriers who can be explosive…