Fordham vs. Davidson - 1/14/18 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Davidson Wildcats (8-7) at Fordham Rams (6-10)
College Basketball: Sunday, January 14, 2018 at 3:00 pm (Rose Hill Gym)
The Line: Fordham Rams +7 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
Coming up on Sunday afternoon from Rose Hill Gym, the Davidson Wildcats and the Fordham Rams will be meeting up on the college basketball scene.
Davidson enters this game with an 8-7 record overall. the Wildcats have won their last three straight games, taking out George Washington on Wednesday. In that one, Davidson guard Kellan Grady put up 19 points.
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Peyton Aldridge is leading Davidson in scoring this year with 20.4 PPG and 6.9 RPG. Also in the double-digits club for the Wildcats are Grady (15.9 PPG) and Jon Axel Gudmundsson (14.4 PPG; 6.4 RPG; 4.7 APG).
Over on the Fordham side, they’re sitting at 6-10 this season. The Rams have lost four of their last five games, most recently falling to St. Bonaventure on Wednesday. In that one, Fordham’s David Pekarek led the way on 16 points.
Leading Fordham in scoring this season is Will Tavares with 15.5 PPG and 5.1 RPG, while Prokop Slania has 11.6 PPG and 5.1 RPG. Also in double-figures is Joseph Chartouny, who is tied for second on the Rams with 11.6 PPG and 6.0 RPG.
Davidson is 3-10 ATS in their last 13 Sunday games and 1-4 ATS in their last five road games. The Wildcats are also 1-6 ATS in their last seven road games versus a team with a winning home record and the under is 4-0 in their last four overall.
Meanwhile, Fordham is 2-5 ATS in their last seven home games and 3-11 ATS in their last 14 games overall. The Rams are also 1-4 ATS in their last five Sunday games and 1-5 ATS in their last six versus the Atlantic 10.
After eking by Saint Louis to kick off the calendar year, Davidson put up a couple of big victories over Georges Mason and Washington. As for Fordham, they’re not doing much right lately, scoring just 102 combined points in their last two outings. The Rams also haven’t hit 70 points in a game since December 21. I can’t trust Fordham right now so it’s going to be a Davidson cover pick from me.