Dayton vs. Saint Louis - 2/20/18 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Saint Louis Billikens (15-12) at Dayton Flyers (12-14)
College Basketball: Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at 9:00 pm (UD Arena)
The Line: Dayton Flyers -3.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Saint Louis Billikens go on the road to face Atlantic Ten college basketball rival the Dayton Flyers.
With the regular season ending soon the Saint Louis Billikens are trying to secure a top four finish in the Atlantic Ten. Saint Louis is heading in the right direction with wins n four of five after a 70-52 victory versus La Salle behind a 37%-30.2% shooting edge and a 27-19 advantage at the stripe.
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The Billikens rode the production of Jordan Goodwin who led all scorers with 28 points and nine boards with Hasahn French adding 17 points and nine rebounds. Javon Bess gave Saint Louis eleven points and ten rebounds while Davell Roby chipped in with eight points.
The Dayton Flyers will look to play the spoiler in the conference playoffs as the team has just a few weeks remaining in the regular season. Dayton has lost four of five following an 85-67 defeat at George Mason where the Patriots owned a 50.9%-38.2% edge in marksmanship.
Darrell Davis topped the Dayton offense with 19 points and six pulls on 6-13 while Josh Cunningham added 15 points and five pulls. John Crosby, Matej Svoboda and Jalen Crutcher netted seven points apiece for balance but the Flyers needed better shooting.
Saint Louis are 21-6 ATS in their last 27 vs. Atlantic 10 and under is 9-3 in Saint Louis last 12 Tuesday games and Saint Louis are 2-6 ATS in their last 8 Tuesday games. Dayton are 1-6-1 ATS in their last 8 games overall and Dayton are 1-6-1 ATS in their last 8 vs. Atlantic 10 and over is 8-2 in Dayton last 10 home games. Underdog is 23-8 ATS in the last 31 meetings and Saint Louis are 11-4 ATS in the last 15 meetings in Dayton.
Despite their struggles it’s difficult to ignore the Flyers at home but that’s what I’m doing…