Cornell Big Red (6-7) at Wake Forest Demon Deacons (6-5)
|Date & Time||Wednesday January 2, 2019, 7:00 PM (EST)|
The Line: Wake Forest Demon Deacons -8 -- Over/Under: 140.5
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The Cornell Big Red visit the Wake Forest Demon Deacons in Tuesday college basketball action.
The Cornell Big Red improved to 6-7 with a 61-50 victory against visiting Navy on Sunday as an eight point favorite.
Cornell trailed 24-21 at the halfway point before a 40-26 second half run secured the win.
Matt Morgan topped the Big Red offense with a contest high 27 points and eight rebounds on 7-16 accuracy and 11-12 at the line.
Steven Julien gave Cornell nine points and 15 rebounds and four blocks on 3-5 shooting and 3-7 at the stripe while Terrance McBride and Jake Kuhn combined for eleven points.
The Wake Forest Demon Deacons have dropped consecutive contests following a 73-69 loss to Gardner-Webb as a seven point home favorite on Saturday.
Both teams sank shots in the 33%-35% range with Wake Forest coming up short at the charity stripe 35-28 which was decisive.
Brandon Childress led the Demon Deacons with 18 points, three yanks, three assists and four steals on 4-11 from the floor and 8-11 at the line.
Jalen Hoard, Torry Johnson and Chaundee Brown each gave Wake Forest 12 points and a combined 14 rebounds on 9-25 shooting.
Cornell Big Red are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 non-conference games and Cornell Big Red are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games overall and Cornell Big Red are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 vs. Atlantic Coast. Wake Forrest are 2-7 ATS in their last 9 home games and over is 6-2 in Wake Forrest last 8 Wednesday games and Wake Forest are 8-20 ATS in their last 28 games overall.
If Wake Forrest comes to play then this is a win and cover but they are as unpredictable as the weather…