Temple at South Florida: 2/24/21 College Basketball Picks and Predictions
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South Florida Bulls (8-8) vs Temple Owls (4-10)
Game Info: Wednesday, February 24, 2021 at 7:00 pm (Yuengling Center)
Betting Odds: South Florida Bulls -4 -- Over/Under: 135 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Temple Owls and South Florida Bulls face off on Saturday in a college basketball showdown at the USF Sun Dome.
These two teams just faced off a few days ago and it was South Florida that was able to come away with the 83-76 victory.
The Temple Owls come into this game with a 4-10 record overall but they have lost six games in a row. Coming into this game, Temple has also failed to cover the spread in each of the last two games. In the last game against South Florida, the defense really struggled giving up 83 points and that led to the defeat. Temple on the season is averaging 65.5 points while their defense is giving up 70.1 points per game. Temple is shooting 39.8 percent from the field and 32.8 percent from behind the three point line. Guard Damian Dunn has been the best player for Temple averaging 13.8 points while shooting 32.5 percent from the field and 30 percent from behind the three point line.
On the other side of this matchup is the South Florida Bulls who sit with an 8-8 record overall and coming into this game they have lost three of the last four games.The only win during that stretch was in their last game against Temple. South Florida on the season is averaging 66.7 points per game while their defense is giving up 68.8 points per game. South Florida is shooting 40.8 percent from the field and 33.5 percent from behind the three point line. Guard David Collins has been the best player for South Florida averaging 12.6 points while shooting 44.7 percent from the field and 44.1 percent from behind the three point line.
The over is 20-6 in South Florida’s last 26 games played on Wednesday. The under is 22-10-1 in South Florida’s last 33 home games. The over is 7-3 in the last ten meetings played between the two teams.
Look for both teams to have no issue running up the score, and that is going to lead to this game going well over the posted total. Back the over to cash.