St. Bonaventure vs. Duquesne - 2/26/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
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Duquesne Dukes (18-8) at St. Bonaventure Bonnies (18-9)
College Basketball: Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at 7:00 pm (Reilly Center)
The Line: St. Bonaventure Bonnies -3 -- Over/Under: 136
The Duquesne Dukes and St. Bonaventure Bonnies meet Wednesday in college basketball action at the Reilly Center.
The Duquesne Dukes need a win after splitting their last six games. The Duquesne Dukes are averaging 70.8 points on 44.3 percent shooting and allowing 64.9 points on 41.7 percent shooting. Marcus Weathers is averaging 14.7 points and 1.6 assists while Sincere Carry is averaging 12 points and 3.9 rebounds. Michael Hughes is dishing 1.5 assists and Tavian Dunn-Martin is grabbing 1.8 rebounds. The Duquesne Dukes are shooting 31.7 percent from beyond the arc and 73.6 percent from the free throw line. The Duquesne Dukes are allowing 30.8 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 32.4 rebounds per game. The Duquesne Dukes have split their last six road games.
The St. Bonaventure Bonnies look for a win after winning six of their last seven games. The St. Bonaventure Bonnies are averaging 69 points on 43.7 percent shooting and allowing 65.7 points on 41.5 percent shooting. Kyle Lofton is averaging 14.2 points and 2.6 rebounds while Dominick Welch is averaging 11.7 points and 2.2 assists. Jaren English is the third double-digit scorer and Osun Osunniyi is grabbing 8.7 rebounds. The St. Bonaventure Bonnies are shooting 34.3 percent from beyond the arc and 73.3 percent from the free throw line. The St. Bonaventure Bonnies are allowing 33.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33.1 rebounds per game. The St. Bonaventure Bonnies have won six of their last eight home games.
The road team is 5-2-1 ATS in the last 8 meetings. The underdog is 21-8-1 ATS in the last 30 meetings.
The St. Bonaventure Bonnies beat Duquesne on the road a couple of weeks ago despite being four-point underdogs. The Duquesne Dukes enter this game playing inconsistent basketball, and they're just 3-4 against the spread on the road and 11-15 against the spread on the season. The St. Bonaventure Bonnies win at home by an average of seven points while allowing 39.9 percent shooting from the field, and they're 7-3-1 against the spread at home and 16-9-1 against the spread on the season. The St. Bonaventure Bonnies are also 8-4-1 against the spread as a single-digit favorite. I'll lay the bucket with the home team.