Butler Bulldogs vs Creighton Bluejays 2/23/2020 Spread, Odds and Picks
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Butler Bulldogs vs Creighton Bluejays 2/23/2020 – The Creighton Bluejays are on a four-game winning streak and they are putting that on the line once they host the Butler Bulldogs are home at the CHI Health Center Omaha in Omaha, Nebraska. Fox Sports 1 will be the official broadcast partner for this game and they will air it live on television at 4:00 pm Eastern Time. SofaScore will also capture the feed and will post online through live streaming. National Championship Basketball Odds see the Bluejays getting the nod for this game as their streak will get more life when they play at home. Meanwhile, the Bulldogs after this game will ender a losing streak.
Butler Bulldogs vs Creighton Bluejays 2/23/2020
Butler Bulldogs fell down in the Big East Conference standings and now find themselves in fifth place. On the road, this team is having a hard time keeping this up as they only won four games in nine contests. If it was not for the win against the Xavier Musketeers, this team would have been on a four-game losing streak. Baldwin is the best scoring option for the team as he does 16.3 points per game along with 4.5 rebounds and 3.3 assists per game. McDermott and Nze help man the paint for the Bulldogs as both of them grab 6 rebounds a game.
Players to watch: K. Baldwin G (27 GP 31.9 MIN 16.3 PTS 4.5 REB 3.3 AST 1 STL 0.5 BLK 2 TO 41.5 FG% 84.8 FT% 31.4 3PT%), S. McDermott F (27 GP 32.9 MIN 11.9 PTS 6 REB 0.8 AST 0.7 STL 0.3 BLK 0.6 TO 48.8 FG% 88.3 FT% 40.1 3PT%), B. Nze F (27 GP 29 MIN 9.3 PTS 6.5 REB 1.4 AST 0.9 STL 0.7 BLK 1.9 TO 62.2 FG% 59.7 FT% 33.3 3PT%).
The Creighton Bluejays are on a four-game winning streak as they enter this game. If it was not for the loss against the Providence Friars, this team could have been in a four-game winning streak. With that, they now sit in second place in the Big East Conference just a game behind the Seton Hall Pirates. Alexander is the team’s top scorer with 16.9 points, 5.3 rebounds and 2.3 assists per game. Zegarowski follows him up with 15.8 points while Mahoney does 12.4 points a night.
Players to Watch: T. Alexander G (27 GP 33.7 MIN 16.9 PTS 5.3 REB 2.3 AST 1.3 STL 0.3 BLK 1.4 TO 43.3 FG% 85.2 FT% 39.9 3PT%), M. Zegarowski G (27 GP 34 MIN 15.8 PTS 3.7 REB 5.1 AST 1.1 STL 0.1 BLK 2.7 TO 47.1 FG% 75 FT% 37.9 3PT%), D. Mahoney G (17 GP 21.3 MIN 12.4 PTS 3.5 REB 0.8 AST 1 STL 0.1 BLK 1.5 TO 42.5 FG% 83.1 FT% 32.3 3PT%).
Butler Bulldogs vs Creighton Bluejays Betting Predictions
Butler is 2-8-1 ATS in their last 11 games.
Creighton is 7-1 ATS in their last 8 games.
Butler Bulldogs vs Creighton Bluejays Betting Picks
Owning the home-court and the better season record, Top Online Sportsbook sees the Bluejays as the heavy favorites to win this game. Bluejays are riding their momentum and this team is hard to beat at home as they only have one defeat in 15 games at the Chi Health Center.
Moneyline: The Bulldogs are handed +200 on the ML while the Bluejays are at -240 in this home game.
Spread: It is 4.5 points given to this game that separates both squads. Bulldogs are at +4.5 while the Bluejays own the -4.5
Total: A very wide 142 points predicted for both teams to reach with the Bulldogs going over while the Bluejays are under.
Score Prediction: 75-70, Bluejays.