Butler Bulldogs vs Villanova Wildcats 12/16/2020 NCAAB Forecast, Tips & Odds
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Butler Bulldogs vs Villanova Wildcats 12/16/2020 – The Butler Bulldogs just played their first game and it was successful. They will immediately get a tough challenge afterward as they take their act on the road going up against the Villanova Wildcats. These teams will clash this Wednesday, December 16 at the closed-doors of the Finneran Pavillion located in Villanova, Pennsylvania. FS1 is the official broadcast partner of the game and the live telecast begins at 7:00 p.m. Eastern Time. SofaScore is the best way to watch the match via an online live stream. It is seen by College Basketball Odds that the Butler Bulldogs are the huge underdogs against the Villanova Wildcats.
Butler Bulldogs vs Villanova Wildcats 12/16/2020
The Butler Bulldogs are quite successful in their first game beating the Western Michigan Broncos by four points, 66-62. Aaron Thompson came out as the leader of the team and showed what he can do for the rest of the season. He had 21 points, four assists, two rebounds, and two steals. He also shot 67% from the field and made 73% of his free throws. Following his efforts is Jair Bolden who almost tallied a double-double of 15 points and nine rebounds. Bryce Nze only had 22 minutes for this match and managed to give the team 9 points while Chuck Harris chipped in 7 points.
Players to Watch: A. Thompson G (GP 1 MIN 38 PTS 21 REB 2 AST 4 STL 2 BLK 0 TO 1 FG% 66.7 FT% 72.7 3PT% 100), J. Bolden G (GP 1 MIN 31 PTS 15 REB 9 AST 1 STL 1 BLK 0 TO 0 FG% 40 FT% 50 3PT% 28.6), B. Nze F (GP 1 MIN 22 PTS 9 REB 3 AST 1 STL 2 BLK 1 TO 1 FG% 44.4 FT% 0 3PT% 100).
The Villanova Wildcats after losing to the Virginia Tech Hokies went on a winning streak prevailing in their last three matches. Those teams they defeated were the Hartford Hawks, Texas Longhorns and the latest was the Georgetown Hoyas by a wide 13 points. The winning streak helped the Wildcats up by two places in the Top25 and they are currently the seventh-best team. Collin Gillespie controlled the game against the Hoyas with 18 points, six assists, three rebounds, and two steaks while Caleb Daniels also had 18 points and had five three-pointers in nine attempts from beyond the arc.
Players to Watch: C. Gillespie G (GP 6 MIN 35.8 PTS 15.2 REB 3.3 AST 4.5 STL 1.5 BLK 0 TO 1.2 FG% 41.2 FT% 76.9 3PT% 44.1), J. Robinson-Earl F (GP 6 MIN 35.3 PTS 15 REB 8.2 AST 1.3 STL 0.5 BLK 0.7 TO 2.2 FG% 51.4 FT% 71.4 3PT% 25), C. Daniels G (GP 6 MIN 27.7 PTS 12.7 REB 2.7 AST 1.3 STL 0.3 BLK 0 TO 2 FG% 54.9 FT% 75 3PT% 46.7).
Butler Bulldogs vs Villanova Wildcats Betting Predictions
Butler is 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games.
Villanova is 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
Butler Bulldogs vs Villanova Wildcats Betting Picks
The Villanova Wildcats are just going to be dominating this game but the Georgetown Hoyas will try to get this closer than what is expected by Online Betting. Jeremiah Robinson-Earl is poised to bounce back and watch out for him breaking out against the Hoyas.
Moneyline: The ML given to the ML of +645 f they manage to pull an upset. Wildcats are at -855.
Spread: It is a dozen points in between teams with the Wildcats owning the -12 while the Bulldogs are on the other side with +12.
Total: 132.5 is the total handed to this game with the Bulldogs going over and the Wildcats are under.
Score Prediction: 75-68, Wildcats win.