The Marquette Golden Eagles and the Creighton Bluejays meet in college basketball action from the Chi Health Center Omaha on Tuesday night. Let’s dive into the odds, injuries, matchup history and make a prediction for this game.
Creighton is listed as a 5.5-point home favorite with a ML price of -250. The total for this game is set at 148.5 points.
For Marquette, Emarion Ellis is out with a knee injury while Creighton hasn’t announced any new injuries coming into this game.
Marquette’s 69-58 win back on December 16th, 2022, snapped Creighton’s four-game head-to-head win streak in this matchup.
Marquette is 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games following an ATS loss and 5-2 in their last 7 road games while the over is 4-0 in their last 4 games following an ATS loss. Creighton is 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games against a team with a winning record and 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games following an ATS win while the under is 4-1 in their last 5 home games.
I’m backing Marquette with the points here. This should be interesting to see how Creighton fares in the rematch after having not had a lot of their top players in the first meeting but I think even if Creighton wins this game, Marquette is talented enough to keep this one close, like a game that comes down to the last shot so give me Marquette and the points here.