The Citadel at Wofford: 2/17/21 College Basketball Picks and Predictions
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Wofford Terriers (11-8) vs The Citadel Bulldogs (11-8)
Game Info: Wednesday, February 17, 2021 at 7:00 pm (Jerry Richardson Indoor Stadium)
Betting Odds: Wofford Terriers -9.5 -- Over/Under: 156.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Citadel Bulldogs and Wofford Terriers face off on Wednesday in a college basketball showdown at the Jerry Richardson Indoor Stadium.
The Citadel Bulldogs come into this game with an 11-8 record overall and they have won two of their last three games. In the last game, against Chattanooga, the offense could only manage 66 points and that led to the loss. The Citadel comes into this game averaging 80.2 points per game while their defense is giving up 83.2 points per game. The Citadel is shooting 45.4 percent from the field and 35.8 percent from behind the three point line. Forward Hayden Brown has been the best player for The Citadel averaging 20.2 points per game while shooting 51 percent from the field .Kaiden Rice has also been strong for the team averaging 18.4 points.
On the other side of this matchup is the Wofford Terriers who come into this game with a 12-8 record overall and they have lost two games in a row. In the last game against East Tennessee State, the offense could only manage 49 points and that led to the loss. Wofford on the season is averaging 71.6 points per game while their defense is giving up 71.3 points per game. Wofford is shooting 44.9 percent from the field and 35.4 percent from the field. Storm Murphy has been the best player for Wofford averaging 17.6 points while shooting 47.6 percent from behind the three point line. Five different players are averaging at least eight points per game.
The Citadel are 3-7-1 against the spread in their last 11 games played on Wednesday. The over is 52-22 in Wofford’s last 74 home games. The over is 14-2-1 in the last 17 meetings played between the two teams in Wofford.
The over has been a strong play when these two teams have faced off and there is going to be no shortage of scoring in this game. Look for both teams to run up the score and the over will cash with ease.