Houston at Tulsa: 1/15/22 College Basketball Picks and Prediction
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Tulsa Golden Hurricane (6-8) vs Houston Cougars (14-2)
Game Info: Saturday, January 15, 2022 at 8:00 pm (Donald Reynolds Center)
Betting Odds: Tulsa Golden Hurricane +14 -- Over/Under: 135.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
The Houston Cougars will visit the Tulsa Golden Hurricane in this college basketball matchup scheduled for Saturday night.
The Houston Cougars are coming off of a 10 point win over Wichita State in their last time out. Josh Carlton had 22 points and 12 rebounds to lead Houston in the win. Taze Moore scored 17 points, Fabian White Jr. added 15 and Jamal Shead had 10 points and seven assists for the Cougars.
The Houston Cougars are led in scoring by Marcus Sasser who averages 17.7 points and 2.8 rebounds for this team. Kyler Edwards averages 12.1 points and 5.9 rebounds a night. Josh Carlton is the third leading scorer for the Cougars as he averages 11.8 points a game for this team.
The Cougars are averaging 78.6 points per game on 47.3% shooting from the field. They are allowing opponents to score 57.6 points per game. They are shooting 66.2% from the free throw line.
The Tulsa Golden Hurricane are coming off of a 5 point loss to Temple in their last time out. Jeriah Horne had 15 points for the Golden Hurricane. Rey Idowu added 14 points. LaDavius Draine had 12 points in the loss.
The Tulsa Golden Hurricane are led in scoring by Jeriah Horne who averages 16.7 points and 7.5 rebounds for this team. Sam Griffin averages 16.3 points and 1.5 rebounds a game for this team. Darien Jackson is the third leading scorer for the Golden Hurricane as he averages 8.1 points a game for this team.
The Golden Hurricane are averaging 68.4 points per game on 44% shooting from the field. They are allowing opponents to score 67.5 points per game. They are shooting 78.6% from the free throw line.
The Favorite is 6-2 ATS in the last 8 meetings and the Home team is 4-0 ATS in the last 4 meetings. The Cougars are 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games vs. a team with a losing straight up record and are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games following a straight up win. Although Tulsa has been impressive and are great ATS at home I think this line is too short. Houston is playing great and can easily cover this.