Gardner Webb at Winthrop: 3/5/22 College Basketball Picks and Prediction

Gardner Webb at Winthrop: 3/5/22 College Basketball Picks and Prediction Photo by Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports

Winthrop Eagles (22-8) vs Gardner Webb Runnin Bulldogs (17-13)

Game Info: Saturday, March 5, 2022 at 2:00 pm (Bonjangles' Coliseum)

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The Winthrop Eagles and Gardner Webb Runnin’ Bulldogs face off on Saturday in a college basketball showdown When these two teams faced off on February 16th it was Winthrop that won 81-70. 

Cory Hightower was the top player for Winthrop scoring 16 points. Lance Terry was the top player for Gardner-Webb scoring 21 points. 

Winthrop comes into this game with a 22-8 record overall and they have won nine games in a row. On Friday, Winthrop faced off with High Point, and it was the defense that was the difference, only putting up 51 points on the way to 17 point victory. Two games ago against Charleston Southern, Winthrop scored 92 points and that was enough to squeak out a victory. Winthrop is averaging 76 points while their defense is giving up 70.7 points per game. The best player this season has been D.J. Burns Jr who is averaging 15.3 points while shooting 63.5 percent from the field. There are three different players that are averaging at least 11 points per game. In this game if the offense is good, they will be in good shape. 

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On the other side of this matchup is the Gardner-Webb Bulldogs who sit with a 17-13 record overall but they just escaped in their game on Friday night. Gardner Webb outscored, Campbell by one point in the 1st half and that was enough to win by a point. The Bulldogs have won three of their last four games, but if they want to win this game they are going to need to play a lot better than they did on Friday. Gardner Webb is averaging 70.1 points while their defense is giving up 64.1 points per game. D'Maurian Williams has been the top player for Gardner-Webb averaging 14.4 points while shooting 41.1 percent from the field and 38.6 percent from behind the three point line. 

Gardner Webb didn’t look great on Friday night, and they are going to struggle to score in this game against Winthrop. Look for the lack of scoring by Gardner Webb to be the difference as Winthrop gets the job done. Back Winthrop against the spread.

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Shane’s Pick Winthrop ATS

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