Toledo at Buffalo: 2/19/21 College Basketball Picks and Predictions
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Buffalo Bulls (9-6) vs Toledo Rockets (17-6)
Game Info: Friday, February 19, 2021 at 9:00 pm (Alumni Arena)
Betting Odds: Buffalo Bulls -1.5 -- Over/Under: 160 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Toledo Rockets and Buffalo Bulls face off on Friday in a college basketball showdown at UB Alumni Arena.
This is the first meeting between the two teams this season, but Buffalo has come away with a victory in each of the last five games against Toledo.
The Toledo Rockets come into this game with a 17-6 record overall but coming into this game they have lost two of their last three games. In the last game against Miami of Ohio, the offense was elite putting up 87 points and that led to the victory. Toledo on the season is averaging 80.7 points per game while their defense is giving up 72.3 points per game. Toledo is shooting 45.2 percent from the field and 37.9 percent from behind the three point line. Marreon Johnson has been the best player for Toledo averaging 17.2 points while shooting 38.4 percent from the field and 33.2 percent from behind the three point line.
On the other side of this matchup is the Buffalo Bulls who sit with a 9-6 record overall and coming into this game they have won three games in a row. In the last game against Western Michigan it was an elite offensive performance putting 86 points and the defense locked down giving up only 54 points. Buffalo on the season is averaging 82.3 points per game while their defense is giving up 73.2 points per game. Jeenathan Williams has been the best player for Buffalo averaging 17.9 points while shooting 47 percent from the field.
The over is 8-2 in Toledo’s last 10 road games. Toledo is 9-3 against the spread in their last 12 road games. The over is 9-4 in Buffalo’s last 13 games overall. The over is 9-4 in Buffalo’s last 13 games against the MAC.
Buffalo has looked really impressive as of late, and Toledo isn’t going to have the offense to keep this game close. Back Buffalo to have no issue winning this game and cover the spread.