Wofford vs. Samford - 2/7/18 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Samford Bulldogs (8-17) at Wofford Terriers (16-8)
College Basketball: Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at 7:00 pm (Jerry Richardson Indoor Stadium)
The Line: Wofford Terriers -9.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Samford Bulldogs and Wofford Terriers meet Wednesday in college basketball action at the Jerry Richardson Indoor Stadium.
The Samford Bulldogs could use a win after losing seven of their last eight games. The Samford Bulldogs are averaging 73.9 points on 45.2 percent shooting and allowing 82.4 points on 49.6 percent shooting. Demetrius Dyson is averaging 14.8 points and five rebounds while Justin Coleman is averaging 13.7 points and 5.7 assists. Alex Thompson is the third double-digit scorer and Eric Adams is grabbing 5.9 rebounds. The Samford Bulldogs are shooting 36.4 percent from beyond the arc and 77.3 percent from the free throw line. The Samford Bulldogs are allowing 37.9 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 26.2 rebounds per game. The Samford Bulldogs have lost five straight road games.
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The Wofford Terriers need a win here after losing three of their last four games. The Wofford Terriers are averaging 73.4 points on 45.6 percent shooting and allowing 72.3 points on 45.9 percent shooting. Fletcher Magee is averaging 22.4 points and 1.8 assists while Trevor Stumpe is averaging 11.9 points and 4.3 rebounds. Cameron Jackson is the third double-digit scorer and Nathan Hoover is dishing 1.3 assists. The Wofford Terriers are shooting 40.3 percent from beyond the arc and 77.4 percent from the free throw line. The Wofford Terriers are allowing 36 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 28.2 rebounds per game. The Wofford Terriers have won eight of their last nine home games.
The Bulldogs are 3-12 ATS in their last 15 road games, 1-4 ATS in their last 5 vs. Southern and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Terriers are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 home games, 0-4 ATS in their last 4 vs. Southern and 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games overall. The underdog is 5-2 ATS in the last 7 meetings and the over is 4-0 in the last 4 meetings.
Wofford already beat Samford on the road this season and has won eight of the last nine meetings against the Bulldogs overall. if history wasn't enough for you to back Wofford in this spot, Samford is allowign 50.9 percent shooting on the road this season while being outscored by 16 points. The ATS records for Samford are also donwright ugly and not the type of trends you should get behind. Wofford should win this game by double digits.