Seton Hall vs. Butler - 3/3/18 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Butler Bulldogs (19-11) at Seton Hall Pirates (20-10)
College Basketball: Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 8:00 pm (Prudential Center)
The Line: Seton Hall Pirates -1.5 -- Over/Under: 151 See the Latest Odds
The Butler Bulldogs go on the road to face the Seton Hall Pirates in the final game of the Big East college basketball regular season.
The Butler Bulldogs need to beat Seton Hall to secure a top four finish in the Big East but that is harder then it sounds with the team losing four of six following a 75-68, 2OT loss at St. John’s. The Bulldogs were outshot 47.3%-35.1% but stayed competitive with 19 more shots.
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The Butler attack featured 17 point each from Kelan Martin and Paul Jorgensen with five boards apiece. Kamar Baldwin gave the Bulldogs eleven points and six rebounds followed by Nate Fowler who added ten Points and five yanks.
The Seton Hall Pirates control their own fate with a win in their regular season finale’ giving the team 4th in the conference. Seton Hall saw their three game winning streak end last time out in a 69-68, OT loss to #5 Villanova where the only difference was the Wildcats sank a few more threes.
Khadeen Carrington carried the Pirates with 23 points, seven rebounds and seven helpers on 7-19 and 9-10 at the line. Myles Powell followed with 13 points and six assists on 5-19 including 3-14 from long range with Myles Cale adding eight points and six pulls.
Butler are 2-7 ATS in their last 9 road games and over is 15-7 in Butler last 22 overall. Over is 7-1 in Seton Hall last 8 overall and over is 7-1 in Seton Hall last 8 vs. Big East. Butler are 8-2 ATS in the last 10 meetings.
Not much to wonder about as one team is playing well and one is not so I’ll back Seton Hall…