Butler Bulldogs vs Providence Friars 1/25/2023 – On Wednesday, yet another interesting Big East Conference play is all set to get underway as the Butler Bulldogs take on the Providence Friars. The Bulldogs are one of those worst teams in the league and this is going to be an unbalanced game between the two. Butler is ninth in the Big East Conference play and the Friars have secured the third spot. The Friars are one of the top teams in the Big East Conference. The college basketball betting picks are updated online for bettors to place their bets on their favorite teams.
Butler Bulldogs vs Providence Friars 1/25/2023
|When:||Wednesday, January 25, 8:30 PM ET|
|Where:||Amica Mutual Pavilion, Providence, Rhode Island|
|Bulldogs||+8.5 (-105)||138.5 o (-105)||+335|
|Friars||-8.5 (-105)||138.5 u (-105)||-375|
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The Bulldogs are holding a 3-7 conference record and are 11-10 with their overall play. Butler is ahead of DePaul and is trailing St. John’s. The Bulldogs are riding a two-game losing skid after their last defeat against Connecticut Huskies. Manny Bates is the top scorer on the team with an average of 12.6 points per game. Chuck Harris and Jayden Taylor are the other notable players on the squad alongside Simas Lukosius. The Bulldogs have plenty of room for improvement.
Players to watch: Manny Bates C (GP 18, MIN 29, PTS 12.6, REB 5.9, AST 1.4, STL 0.7, BLK 1.9, TO 1.4, FG% 62.8, FT% 68.9, 3P% 0), Chuck Harris G (GP 21, MIN 31.7, PTS 12.4, REB 3.6, AST 2.8, STL 1.1, BLK 0.1, TO 1.7, FG% 42.5, FT% 83.3, 3P% 36.9). Jayden Taylor G (GP 21, MIN 28, PTS 12.1, REB 3.8, AST 1.2, STL 1.3, BLK 0.4, TO 2, FG% 42.1, FT% 82.2, 3P% 35.7).
The Providence Friars are just one game behind Marquette Golden Eagles and are holding a 7-2 conference record. Overall, the Friars are holding a 15-5 record on the season. In their last game, they defeated DePaul with a final score of 75-64. Bryce Hopkins is the leader in scoring with 16.5 points per game. Devon Carter and Ed Croswell are the other notable players alongside Jared Bynum. The Friars have a good opportunity to build on their last success.
Players to watch: Bryce Hopkins F (GP 20, MIN 33.8, PTS 16.6, REB 9.3, AST 2.3, STL 0.8, BLK 0.5, TO 2.7, FG% 48.9, FT% 74.2, 3P% 36.8), Devin Carter G (GP 20, MIN 31.2, PTS 13.3, REB 4.3, AST 2.1, STL 1.8, BLK 1.2, TO 2, FG% 44.8, FT% 73.6, 3P% 34.4), Ed Croswell F (GP 20, MIN 26.8, PTS 12.8, REB 7.7, AST 0.3, STL 1.3, BLK 1, TO 1.4, FG% 61, FT% 63.6, 3P% 0).
Butler Bulldogs vs Providence Friars Betting Numbers
Butler is 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Butler’s last 10 games.
Butler is 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
Bulldogs is 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games against Providence.
Butler is 0-5 SU in their last 5 games against Providence.
Providence is 10-2 ATS in their last 12 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Providence’s last 7 games.
Providence is 10-2 SU in their last 12 games.
Providence is 13-0 SU in their last 13 games at home.
Friars is 6-1 SU in their last 7 games when playing at home against Butler.
Butler Bulldogs vs Providence Friars Betting Picks
The Providence Friars are one of those top teams and playing against a team like the Butler Bulldogs is going to be easy. The best NCAAB basketball picks are in favor of the Providence Friars to win this game and cover the spread.
Moneyline: +335 is the ML set for the Friars in this game and the ML set for the Eagles is -375.
Spread: A spread of +8.5 (-105) is out for Friars and a spread of -8.5 (-105) is out for Eagles.
Totals: 138.5 o (-105) will go over for the Friars and the same will go under for the Eagles.
Score Prediction: 85-76 Friars win.