Dayton Flyers vs Saint Louis Billikens 01/17/2020 Predictions, Odds and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Dayton Flyers vs Saint Louis Billikens 01/17/2020 – The Dayton Flyers keep on winning as they are running with a six-game winning streak and they will put that on the line when they head out to battle the Saint Louis Billikens next on their schedule. This match will be held at the Chaifetz Arena in St. Louis, Missouri on Friday, January 17. ESPN2 will feature the game live on television at exactly 7 pm Eastern Time while SofaScore has the live streaming available at their page. The Billikens are tough to beat at home and they are on a three-game winning streak. Still, NCAAB Point Spread Picks see the Flyers prevailing on the road.
Dayton Flyers vs Saint Louis Billikens 01/17/2020
Dayton Flyers are proving to the entire country that they are here to create huge waves and in their last game against the VCU Rams, they disposed of their opponents by 14 points. Obi Toppin let the team on a 24-point night along with nine rebounds, three assists, a steal and a block. Jalen Crutcher also had a 20-point game with five assists, four rebounds and three triples while Trey Landers stepping up on a near double-double of 16 points and nine rebounds. Ibi Watson had a fair 13 points to contribute for the team. This Flyers team knows their respective roles and they have been rolling the entire tournament with incredible chemistry. Looking like this, they are tough to beat whether on the road or at home.
Players to watch: O. Toppin F (17 GP 29.9 MIN 19.5 PTS 7.5 REB 2.3 AST 1.2 STL 1.2 BLK 2.2 TO 62.7 FG% 70.8 FT% 33.3 3P%), J. Crutcher G (16 GP 32.4 MIN 13.3 PTS 3.1 REB 5.2 AST 1.1 STL 0 BLK 2.4 TO 44.4 FG% 84.2 FT% 40 3P%), I. Watson G (17 GP 22.8 MIN 11.5 PTS 2.8 REB 1.2 AST 0.1 STL 0.3 BLK 1.2 TO 50.8 FG% 90.2 FT% 47.8 3P%).
Saint Louis Billikens
The Billikens at home are 10-1 throughout the season but they are still considered the underdogs in this game. In their past three matches, they showcased incredible resiliency including an overtime win over the Massachusetts Minutemen. It could have been a seven-game winning streak if they didn’t lose to the Duquesne Dukes back on January 2. Their last win was registered against the Richmond Spiders which they won by 16 points. In that match, Jordan Goodwin had 26 points and nine rebounds. Three other players scored double-digit scoring with Jimmy Bell Jr., Demarius Jacobs and Javonte Perkins. Yuri Collins and Hasahn French each had eight rebounds for the team. Like the Flyers, the Billikens is a team that knows each other’s roles and will bank on that in their matchup.
Players to watch: J. Goodwin G (17 GP 34.9 MIN 16.1 PTS 10.5 REB 2.9 AST 2.2 STL 0.2 BLK 2.9 TO 49.3 FG% 53.8 FT% 31.6 3P%), H. French F (16 GP 31.3 MIN 12.9 PTS 10.2 REB 2.4 AST 0.9 STL 2.8 BLK 2.6 TO 51.5 FG% 33.7 FT% 0 3P%), J. Perkins F (17 GP 23.9 MIN 10.9 PTS 3.7 REB 0.5 AST 0.8 STL 0.3 BLK 1.1 TO 35.7 FG% 76.5 FT% 23 3P%).
Dayton Flyers vs Saint Louis Billikens Betting Predictions
Flyers are 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games.
Saint Louis Billikens
Billikens are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
Dayton Flyers vs Saint Louis Billikens Betting Picks
The Billikens have lost only once in 11 contests at home but they are considered as the underdogs according to Betting On College Basketball. Being the game played at the Billikens court makes them have a good chance over their opponents but the Flyers have a lot of talented players that could overpower their players.
Moneyline: The Flyers are -340 on the ML while the Billikens are at +280 if they win at home.
ATS: Billikens and Flyers are separated by a wide 9 points across the spread. Saint Louis is at +9 while Dayton is on the far side with -9.
TOTALS: Predicted total for this match is at 139 points with the Billikens the team going under while Flers are over.
Score Prediction: 76-66, Flyers win.