Providence vs. Creighton - 2/5/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
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Creighton Bluejays (17-5) at Providence Friars (12-10)
College Basketball: Wednesday, February 5, 2020 at 7:00 pm (Dunkin' Donuts Center)
The Line: Providence Friars +1 -- Over/Under: 141.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Creighton Bluejays and Providence Friars meet Wednesday in college basketball action at the Dunkin Donuts Center.
The Creighton Bluejays look to build on their four-game winning streak. The Creighton Bluejays are averaging 77.5 points on 46.5 percent shooting and allowing 68.6 points on 41.4 percent shooting. Ty-Shon Alexander is averaging 16.5 points and 5.7 rebounds while Marcus Zegarowski is averaging 16.1 points and five assists. Denzel Mahoney is the third double-digit scorer and Mitchell Ballock is grabbing 5.4 rebounds. The Creighton Bluejays are shooting 37.6 percent from beyond the arc and 73 percent from the free throw line. The Creighton Bluejays are allowing 29 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33.2 rebounds per game. The Creighton Bluejays have won three of their last four road games.
The Providence Friars need a win after losing four of their last six games. The Providence Friars are averaging 70.5 points on 40.1 percent shooting and allowing 66.5 points on 42.3 percent shooting. Alpha Diallo is averaging 12.8 points and 7.9 rebounds while David Duke is averaging 12.6 points and 4.5 rebounds. Luwane Pipkins is dishing 3.3 assists and Nate Watson is grabbing 4.4 rebounds. The Providence Friars are shooting 31.2 percent from beyond the arc and 68.5 percent from the free throw line. The Providence Friars are allowing 32.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 35.3 rebounds per game. The Providence Friars have won four of their last six home games.
The Bluejays are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 Wednesday games, 11-4 ATS in their last 15 games as a road favorite and 9-4 ATS in their last 13 games overall. The Friars are 2-6 ATS in their last 8 home games, 0-6 ATS in their last 6 games as a home underdog and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 Wednesday games. The over is 3-1-1 in Bluejays last 5 overall. The under is 4-1 in Friars last 5 home games.
The Creighton Bluejays have been impressive ATS these last couple of weeks and enter this contest shooting 46.8 percent from the field and 42.7 percent from three in their last five games. The Providence Friars are shooting 36.4 percent from the field in their last five games, which is why they've lost four of their last six, and they're 9-13 ATS on the season. The Creighton Bluejays are too consistent to bet against average teams. Give me the Bluejays on the road.