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Davidson Wildcats vs Duquesne Dukes 01/05/2020 Predictions, Game Analysis and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Davidson Wildcats vs Duquesne Dukes 01/05/2020 – On Sunday, Davidson Wildcats and Duquesne Dukes from the Atlantic 10 Conference play will clash at UPMC Events Center in Moon Township, Pennsylvania. While this seems to be an unbalanced match between a strong and weak team, several best online betting sites are in support of Davidson to win this game. The Wildcats have split 12 overall games and this will be their first conference clash. The Dukes, on the other hand, are 1-0 in conference play and are 12-2 with their overall record. As we get deeper into this game analysis, it’s time to find out if the Wildcats can hold-off the Dukes.
Davidson Wildcats vs Duquesne Dukes 01/05/2020
In their last game, Davidson Wildcats lost against Vanderbilt with a final score of 76-71. Kellen Grady went deep for his team by tossing in 16 points, but they still needed more effort from the defense. Davidson has a long way to go in the Atlantic 10, but things could take a turn if they focus on their defense. Apart from Grady, Carter Collins and Alex Gudmundsson seem to be doing a fine job by supporting their team in rebounds and assists.
Players to watch: K. Grady G (12 GP 33.8 MIN 16.1 PTS 4.5 REB 2.4 AST 1.6 STL 0.2 BLK 2.6 TO 46.8 FG% 79.5 FT% 28 3P%), J. Gudmundsson G (12 GP 32.1 MIN 11.7 PTS 5.8 REB 3.1 AST 0.9 STL 0 BLK 2 TO 44.9 FG% 66.7 FT% 38.7 3P%), C. Collins G (11 GP 28.1 MIN 10.7 PTS 3.1 REB 1.7 AST 1 STL 0.4 BLK 1.8 TO 41.2 FG% 92.9 FT% 27.3 3P%).
The Dukes have lost just two games this season and they are looking strong, especially after pounding Saint Louis with a final score of 73-59. The leading scorer for the Dukes is Marcus Weathers touching close to 15 points per game. Weathers has also taken the lead in rebounds and is closing 8 boards per game. When it comes to assists, Sincere Carry has taken the lead with 4 plus assists. Not many players are holding averages in double figures for Duquesne.
Players to watch: M. Weathers F (13 GP 29.4 MIN 14.5 PTS 8 REB 1.8 AST 1.5 STL 1.5 BLK 2.2 TO 60.2 FG% 78.2 FT% 16.7 3P%), S. Carry G (13 GP 32.8 MIN 11.5 PTS 3.2 REB 4.6 AST 1.3 STL 0.1 BLK 2.9 TO 43 FG% 85.4 FT% 36.2 3P%), M. Hughes C (13 GP 21.5 MIN 10.6 PTS 6.7 REB 1.3 AST 1.2 STL 3.1 BLK 1 TO 61.4 FG% 70.7 FT% 14.3 3P%).
Davidson Wildcats vs Duquesne Dukes Betting Predictions
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Davidson’s last 7 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Duquesne’s last 6 games.
Davidson Wildcats vs Duquesne Dukes Betting Picks
Based on their last spread between the two, Davidson managed to win four of their six games. The Wildcats have also won three of the last four and the odd shark’s college basketball is in support for Davison.
Moneyline: The moneyline for Davidson in this game is +143 and the moneyline for Duquesne in this game is -168.
ATS: Both teams hold a spread of 4 with Davidson holding +4 and Duquesne holding -4.
Totals: The total will go over 133 for the Wildcats and the total will go under 133 for Dukes.
Score Prediction: 71-65, Davidson Wildcats.