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Furman Paladins vs Alabama Crimson Tide 12/15/2020 NCAAB Picks, Previews & Game Analysis
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Furman Paladins vs Alabama Crimson Tide 12/15/2020 – Alabama Crimson Tide will remain at home to host Furman Paladins from Coleman Coliseum in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. The Paladins won five of their six overall games and are doing their best to stay ahead in the Southern Conference play. Alabama, on the other hand, is just one game above the .500 mark as they hold a 3-2 overall record. The current basketball odds are available online with the details and analysis of both teams. The Paladins will try to take off the Alabama squad on their home turf.
Furman Paladins vs Alabama Crimson Tide 12/15/2020
Furman Paladins lost their only game to Cincinnati Bearcats after scoring 73 and surrendering 78. In their last outing, they defeated Flagler with a final score of 86-61. The Paladins are touching an average of close to 86 points per game. From the shooting end, they have reached 50 percent of their attempts. Furman’s defense seems to be decent as they are surrendering close to 62 points per game. From the rebounding department, the Paladins are managing close to 40 boards per game on average.
Players to watch: M. Bothwell G (GP 6 MIN 30.3 PTS 17.7 REB 5 AST 4.2 STL 2 BLK 0 TO 2 FG% 55.9 FT% 84 3PT% 37.5), C. Mounce F (GP 6 MIN 27.8 PTS 15.8 REB 5.7 AST 1.8 STL 1 BLK 0.5 TO 1.5 FG% 50.7 FT% 86.7 3PT% 30.3), N. Gurley F (GP 6 MIN 26.5 PTS 13.8 REB 5.3 AST 2 STL 1.5 BLK 1.7 TO 2.2 FG% 45.6 FT% 76.5 3PT% 28.6).
Alabama Crimson Tide
Alabama Crimson Tide’s basketball team is not as good as their football teams. However, they seem to be making a difference with their performance. In their last game against Providence, they scored 88 and gave up 71. Alabama will need to work on its performance against teams with a winning record. The Crimson Tide is touching an average of close to 75 points per game. From the defensive end, they are surrendering close to 70 points to opponents. When it comes to rebounds, they are almost touching 40 boards per game.
Players to watch: J. Petty Jr. G (GP 5 MIN 29.6 PTS 13.8 REB 5 AST 2 STL 0.8 BLK 0.4 TO 0.8 FG% 42.6 FT% 75 3PT% 33.3), J. Quinerly G (GP 5 MIN 25.8 PTS 13.6 REB 1.8 AST 2.8 STL 1.2 BLK 0 TO 2.2 FG% 47.2 FT% 85.7 3PT% 31.6), H. Jones F (GP 5 MIN 28.6 PTS 12.8 REB 6.4 AST 2.2 STL 1.6 BLK 0.6 TO 2.8 FG% 46.7 FT% 82.6 3PT% 37.5).
Furman Paladins vs Alabama Crimson Tide Betting Predictions
Furman is 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games.
Alabama Crimson Tide
Alabama is 3-6 ATS in their last 9 games.
Furman Paladins vs Alabama Crimson Tide Betting Picks
The Crimson Tide has shown improvement and the Paladins lost against the Bearcats. The college basketball betting line is intact for Alabama to win this game and cover the spread.
Moneyline: Furman Paladins +181, Alabama Crimson Tide -219.
Spread: +5.5 (-107) is the moneyline out for Furman and -5.5 (-107) is the moneyline out for Alabama.
Totals: The total will go over 105.5 (-107) for Furman and the same will go under for Alabama.
Score Prediction: 74-67 Crimson Tide wins.