The Citadel Bulldogs and Samford Bulldogs meet Saturday in college basketball action at the Pete Hanna Center. Let’s preview this game and give out a pick and prediction.
The Citadel Bulldogs Betting Preview
The Citadel Bulldogs are averaging 68.8 points on 43.3 percent shooting and allowing 74.8 points on 44.1 percent shooting. Stephen Clark is averaging 17 points and 6.6 rebounds, while Austin Ash is averaging 14.8 points and 4.7 rebounds. Elijah Morgan is dishing 2.3 assists and Madison Durr is grabbing 3.5 rebounds. The Citadel Bulldogs are shooting 33.6 percent from beyond the arc and 76 percent from the free throw line. The Citadel Bulldogs are allowing 32.9 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 29.6 rebounds per game.
The Samford Bulldogs Betting Preview
The Samford Bulldogs are averaging 78 points on 45.1 percent shooting and allowing 70.8 points on 43.2 percent shooting. Ques Glover is averaging 14.9 points and 2.5 rebounds, while Logan Dye is averaging 13.9 points and 5.5 rebounds. Jermaine Marshall is the third double-digit scorer and Bubba Parham is grabbing 3.3 rebounds. The Samford Bulldogs are shooting 33.8 percent from beyond the arc and 75.7 percent from the free throw line. The Samford Bulldogs are allowing 36 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33.5 rebounds per game.
The Citadel vs Samford Trends
The Bulldogs are 12-5-1 ATS in their last 18 road games and 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Bulldogs are 9-4 ATS in their last 13 games following a ATS loss. The over is 5-1 in Bulldogs last 6 overall. The over is 3-1-1 in Bulldogs last 5 overall. The road team is 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings.
Randy’s Free Pick
The Citadel Bulldogs are a bad team that's getting worse and don't expect things to change on the road, where they lose by an average of 11.9 points. The Citadel is 2-4 ATS as a double-digit underdog. The Samford Bulldogs win at home by an average of 15.3 points and beat Citadel by double digits on the road back in December. I'll lay the points.