Delaware State vs. North Carolina A&T - 1/13/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
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North Carolina A&T Aggies (6-11) at Delaware State Hornets (2-14)
College Basketball: Monday, January 13, 2020 at 7:30 pm (Memorial Hall)
The Line: Delaware State Hornets +6 -- Over/Under: 147 Click Here for the Latest Odds
The North Carolina A&T Aggies and the Delaware State Hornets meet in MEAC conference college basketball action from the Memorial Hall on Monday night.
The North Carolina A&T Aggies will look to add to their current three-game winning streak after a 91-53 win over Maryland-Eastern Shore in their last outing. Ronald Jackson led the Aggies with 22 points on 8 of 11 shooting with a team-high 12 rebounds for the double-double while Andre Jackson added 16 points with 4 threes and Tyler Maye added 11 points with a pair of steals. Kwe Parker added 10 points to round out the group of double-digit scorers for the Aggies in the winning effort. Kameron Langley added a team-high 4 assists as well in the victory. Jackson leads North Carolina A&T in scoring and rebounding with an average of 13.6 points and 9.1 rebounds per game while Langley leads the Aggies in assists with 5.5 assists per game this season. As a team, North Carolina A&T is averaging 66.1 points per game on 41% shooting from the field, 28.8% from behind the arc and 61.4% from the foul line this season.
The Delaware State Hornets will look to build on just their second win of the season after a 68-66 win over NC Central in their last outing. John Crosby led the Hornets with 18 points on 8 of 14 shooting while John Stansbury added 15 points and Ameer Bennett added 11 points with a team-high 6 rebounds. Myles Carter added 10 points to finish off the scoring in double figures for Delaware State in the win. Johquin Wiley added 7 points with a team-high 7 assists and 5 steals as well in the victory. Crosby leads Delaware State in scoring with an average of 21.8 points per game while Bennett leads the Hornets in rebounding with 6.9 rebounds per game and Wiley leads the Hornets in assists with 3.6 assists per game this season. As a team, Delaware State is averaging 71.5 points per game on 40.7% shooting from the field, 32.3% from behind the arc and 70.8% from the foul line this season.
North Carolina A&T is 3-1-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall and 1-6 ATS in their last 7 Monday games while the over is 5-0 in their last 5 road games. Delaware State is 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games overall and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 home games while the over is 9-4 in their last 13 games overall. The favorite is 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings between these two teams.
A home dog is usually tempting, but the problem is that the Hornets can’t keep points off of the board right now and North Carolina A&T is just playing the much better basketball right now and it’s not that close. This isn’t a game I’d bet personally, but I’d lay the points