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Creighton Bluejays vs Villanova Wildcats 2/1/2020 Picks, Predictions and Preview
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Creighton Bluejays vs Villanova Wildcats 2/1/2020 – Another interesting Big East Conference play will continue as Creighton Bluejays take on Villanova Wildcats from Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Creighton won 16 of their overall 21 games and are 5-3 in conference play. Villanova, on the other hand, is holding an impressive 17-3 overall record and they are 7-1 in conference play. It’s time to place a bet on sports as these teams clash in an entertaining game.
Creighton Bluejays vs Villanova Wildcats 2/1/2020
Creighton Bluejays have emerged as one of those top three teams in the Big East and they have been a threat to several opponents in their league. The Bluejays defeated Xavier Mustangs in their last game with a final score of 77-66. The top scorer for Creighton is touching close to 17 points per game on average. When it comes to passing, the Bluejays have Marcus Zegarowski touching five-plus assists per game.
Players to watch: T. Alexander G (21 GP 33 MIN 16.5 PTS 5.5 REB 2 AST 1.2 STL 0.2 BLK 1.6 TO 42.7 FG% 85.4 FT% 38.1 3P%), M. Zegarowski G (21 GP 33.4 MIN 16.3 PTS 3.5 REB 5.1 AST 1 STL 0 BLK 2.6 TO 46.6 FG% 75 FT% 39.1 3P%), M. Ballock G (21 GP 34.4 MIN 12.9 PTS 5.4 REB 2.5 AST 1 STL 0.5 BLK 1 TO 46.2 FG% 76.5 FT% 45.1 3P%).
Villanova Wildcats have secured the second spot in the Big East play and they are holding the 8th rank in the nation. The Wildcats defeated Saint John’s Red Storm in their last game with a 20 points difference. Villanova scored 79 points and restricted the Red Storm to just 59. The top scorer for Villanova is Siddiq Bey touching close to 16 points per game on average. When it comes to passing, the Wildcats have Collin Gillespie as their leader touching close to 5 assists per game.
Players to watch: S. Bey F (20 GP 33.3 MIN 15.3 PTS 5.3 REB 2.6 AST 0.7 STL 0.6 BLK 1.5 TO 48.4 FG% 80.4 FT% 46.5 3P%), C. Gillespie G (20 GP 33.1 MIN 15.2 PTS 3.6 REB 4.7 AST 1.4 STL 0.1 BLK 1.9 TO 41.7 FG% 85 FT% 36.9 3P%), J. Robinson-Earl F (20 GP 32.4 MIN 11.3 PTS 9.7 REB 1.9 AST 1.3 STL 0.7 BLK 2.4 TO 47.1 FG% 85.2 FT% 31.7 3P%).
Creighton Bluejays vs Villanova Wildcats Betting Predictions
Creighton is 8-3-1 ATS in their last 12 games.
Villanova is 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games.
Creighton Bluejays vs Villanova Wildcats Betting Picks
Online Sportsbooks have clearly predicted Villanova Wildcats to win this game and cover the spread with ease. The Wildcats have one of the most powerful shooting units in the Best East play and their defense is decent enough to support them.
Moneyline: +220 is the moneyline allocated for Creighton and -260 is the moneyline allocated for Villanova Wildcats.
ATS: An ATS of 6 is out for this game, with Creighton holding +6 and Villanova holding -6.
Totals: The total is all set to go over 141.5 for the Bluejays and under 141.5 for the Wildcats.
Score Prediction: 74-67, Villanova Wildcats.