The Drake Bulldogs and Wyoming Cowboys meet Sunday in college basketball action at the UVI Sports & Fitness Center. The Drake Bulldogs look to remain undefeated. The Wyoming Cowboys look for a 4-1 start.
The Drake Bulldogs are averaging 80 points on 51.1 percent shooting and allowing 64 points on 39 percent shooting. Tucker Devries is averaging 19.3 points and 6.7 rebounds, while Sardaar Calhoun is averaging 16 points and 0.7 assists. Roman Penn is the third double-digit scorer and Garrett Sturtz is grabbing 5.7 rebounds. The Drake Bulldogs are shooting 33.8 percent from beyond the arc and 75.5 percent from the free throw line. The Drake Bulldogs are allowing 31 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33.7 rebounds per game.
The Wyoming Cowboys are averaging 82.8 points on 45.6 percent shooting and allowing 71 points on 43.7 percent shooting. Hunter Maldonado is averaging 17 points and 5.8 rebounds, while Brendan Wenzel is averaging 14.3 points and 3.7 rebounds. Max Agbonkpolo is the third double-digit scorer and Noah Reynolds is grabbing 2.5 rebounds. The Wyoming Cowboys are shooting 35.2 percent from beyond the arc and 71.1 percent from the free throw line. The Wyoming Cowboys are allowing 35.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 32.8 rebounds per game.
The Bulldogs are 3-10-1 ATS in their last 14 neutral site games and 13-27-1 ATS in their last 41 games overall. The Cowboys are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 neutral site games and 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The under is 11-5 in Bulldogs last 16 overall. The under is 6-0 in Cowboys last 6 overall.
The Drake Bulldogs still have some showing and proving to do in terms of competition, but they've been one of the more impressive teams in the country regardless. The Wyoming Cowboys have been shaky defensively, and we can't ignore their loss to SE Louisiana. Drake is a team I'm watching closely. I'll lay the bucket.