Davidson vs. Fordham - 2/21/18 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Fordham Rams (9-17) at Davidson Wildcats (15-10)
College Basketball: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 7:00 pm (Belk Arena)
The Line: Davidson Wildcats -18.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
Atlantic Ten college basketball rivals the Fordham Rams and Davidson Wildcats square off on Wednesday.
It’s been a long season for the Fordham Rams who have struggled to score the basketball in 2017-18. Fordham comes off of an 80-70 defeat at Dayton where the offense shot the ball well enough at 47.2% but couldn’t get stops with the Flyers burning the net at 64.4%.
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Joseph Chartouny was the Rams best option with a contest high 28 points with ten rebounds and five assists on 9-18. Prokop Slanina gave Fordham 15 points on 7-11 before fouling out in 35 minutes while David Pekarek added ten points and four yanks on 4-9.
The Davidson Wildcats have been on a power surge of late with wins in five of six following an 83-78 win versus UMass. Davidson struggled a bit defensively with the Minutemen sinking shots at 47.5% but the offense didn’t have any problems on 55.1% accuracy.
The Wildcats rode the production of Peyton Aldridge and he poured in a game high 38 points and hauled in 14 rebounds. Kellan Grady gave Davidson 12 points while Will Magarity added eleven points and six rebounds.
Fordham are 7-17 ATS in their last 24 games overall and Fordham are 5-11 ATS in their last 16 vs. Atlantic 10. Davidson are 8-3-1 ATS in their last 12 games overall and Davidson are 8-3-1 ATS in their last 12 vs. Atlantic 10 and under is 35-16 in Davidson last 51 Wednesday games.
Huge chalk has me on the fence here but I’ll side with the potential of the Wildcats…