Northeastern vs. Delaware - 1/25/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
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Delaware Fightin' Blue Hens (14-7) at Northeastern Huskies (11-9)
College Basketball: Saturday, January 25, 2020 at 12:00 pm (Matthews Arena)
The Line: Northeastern Huskies -7 -- Over/Under: 145 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Delaware Blue Hens and Northeastern Huskies meet Saturday in college basketball action at the Matthews Arena.
The Delaware Blue Hens look for a win after splitting their last 10 games. The Delaware Blue Hens are averaging 73.8 points on 48.2 percent shooting and allowing 67.2 points on 41.2 percent shooting. Nate Darling is averaging 20.2 points and 3.9 rebounds while Ryan Allen is averaging 13.4 points and 1.8 rebounds. Justyn Mutts is the third double-digit scorer and Kevin Anderson is grabbing 3.1 rebounds. The Delaware Blue Hens are shooting 35.7 percent from beyond the arc and 75 percent from the free throw line. The Delaware Blue Hens are allowing 31 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 31.4 rebounds per game. The Delaware Blue Hens have split their last eight road games.
The Northeastern Huskies need a win after splitting their last six games. The Northeastern Huskies are averaging 72.6 points on 47.5 percent shooting and allowing 67.3 points on 46.1 percent shooting. Jordan Roland is averaging 23.1 points and 3.3 rebounds while Tyson Walker is averaging 11.8 points and two rebounds. Bolden Brace is the third double-digit scorer and Tomas Murphy is grabbing 2.8 rebounds. The Northeastern Huskies are shooting 39.8 percent from beyond the arc and 79.8 percent from the free throw line. The Northeastern Huskies are allowing 31.6 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 29.3 rebounds per game. The Northeastern Huskies have split their last eight home games.
The Blue Hens are 9-4 ATS in their last 13 road games, 4-10-1 ATS in their last 15 Saturday games and 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games overall. The Huskies are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games following a ATS win, 1-4 ATS in their last 5 Saturday games and 1-8 ATS in their last 9 home games. The over is 13-4-1 in Blue Hens last 18 overall. The under is 12-4-1 in Huskies last 17 home games. The home team is 5-2 ATS in the last 7 meetings.
These teams are pretty much even on the season in terms of production, and you can actually argue the Delaware Blue Hens are the better team overall. The Northeastern Huskies win at home by an average of just 2.9 points and are allowing 47.4 percent shooting from the field. The Northeastern Huskies have also failed to cover six of their last eight home games. I'm taking Delaware and the free buckets.