Tulsa vs. Central Florida - 2/21/18 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Central Florida Knights (17-9) at Tulsa Golden Hurricane (16-10)
College Basketball: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 9:00 pm (Reynolds Center)
The Line: Tulsa Golden Hurricane -3 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
AAC college basketball rivals the Central Florida Knights and the Tulsa Golden Hurricane collide on Wednesday.
The Central Florida Knights have four games remaining in the season to secure a top four finish in the American. Central Florida has been doing their part with three straight wins after 52-37 win versus SMU where 37.8% shooting was an easy winner with the Mustangs limited to 25.6% accuracy.
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AJ Davis was the Knights top weapon and the best player on the floor with 19 points and ten rebounds on 6-13 including 4-7 from long range. Central Florida saw Dayon Griffin add ten points on 4-11 while Ceasar DeJesus and BJ Taylor combined for 15 points.
The Tulsa Golden Hurricane have found the groove of late with five consecutive victories after upending South Florida 73-61 where the team led by 12 at the half. Tulsa held a slight 41.4%-37.7% shooting edge with a few more shots and free throws.
Martins Igbanu paced the Golden Hurricane with 16 points followed by Junior Etou, DaQuan Jeffries and Curran Scott with eleven points apiece. Corey Henderson Jr. gave Tulsa another eight points and Sterling Taplin chipped in with seven points.
UCF are 8-1 ATS in their last 9 Wednesday games and over is 6-2 in UCF last 8 overall and under is 8-3 in UCF last 11 road games. Over is 11-5 in Tulsa last 16 home games. Home team is 12-3-1 ATS in the last 16 meetings.
The Golden Hurricane have been doing well but the success was not against the conference elite…