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Marquette Golden Eagles vs Creighton Bluejays 01/01/2020 Picks, Predictions and Previews

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Marquette Golden Eagles vs Creighton Bluejays 01-01-2020 Picks Predictions and Previews

Marquette Golden Eagles vs Creighton Bluejays 01/01/2020 – These are teams putting their winning streaks on the line to start the year 2020 as the Marquette Golden Eagles travel to Omaha, Nebraska to take on the Creighton Bluejays this Tuesday on New Year’s Day. This basketball game will be televised by CBS Sports Network by 9:00 PM Eastern Time and online streaming is made available by SofaScore. Creighton is seen to own the upper hand in this game by How To Bet On Basketball Games over Marquette and they will carry on their streak.

Marquette Golden Eagles vs Creighton Bluejays 01/01/2020

When: Wednesday, January 01, 9:00 PM ET
Where: CHI Health Center Omaha, Omaha, Nebraska
TV: CBS Sports Network
Stream: Sofascore

Marquette Golden Eagles vs Creighton Bluejays 01/01/2020

Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Marquette +1.5 (-110) 151.5 o (-105) +150
Creighton -1.5 (-110) 151.5 u (-105) -170
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Marquette Golden Eagles

The Marquette Golden Eagles are on a five-game winning streak heading to this game and have a 10-2 win-loss record. Markus Howard has been predicted to be drafted late in the first round but his draft stock may be on the rise as he is doing 26.3 points, 2.7 rebounds, 3.2 assists and 1.1 steals per game. He has been a one-man show for Marquette and showing signs of Dwayne Wade like moves. He is getting help from Sacar Anim and Koby McEwen as both players averaged double-digit scoring per night.

Players to watch:

M. Howard G (11 GP 30 MIN 26.3 PTS 2.7 REB 3.2 AST 1.1 STL 0.1 BLK 3.5 TO 43.9 FG% 83.2 FT% 48.4 3P%), S. Anim G (12 GP 30.7 MIN 12.5 PTS 3.8 REB 1.3 AST 0.8 STL 0.3 BLK 2.2 TO 48.3 FG% 55.9 FT% 45.9 3P%), K. McEwen G (11 GP 28.9 MIN 10.2 PTS 5.3 REB 3.5 AST 0.8 STL 0 BLK 2.8 TO 31.8 FG% 93.5 FT% 31.9 3P%).

Creighton Bluejays

Ty-Shon Alexander has been attracting NBA scouts and he is predicted to go in the second round of the 2020 NBA draft. So far, he had averaged 16.5 points, 5.9 rebounds and 1.9 assists per game. So far, it has been Marcus Zegarowski that looked more of an NBA potential with 18.5 points, 3.7 rebounds and 4.8 assists per game. Other players stepping up is Denzel Mahoney and Mitch Ballock doing more than 12 points per game and the x-factors why the Bluejays are holding an 11-2 record.

Players to watch:

M. Zegarowski G (13 GP 34.4 MIN 18.5 PTS 3.7 REB 4.8 AST 0.9 STL 0.1 BLK 2.4 TO 52 FG% 75.7 FT% 39.1 3P%), T. Alexander G (13 GP 33.6 MIN 16.5 PTS 5.9 REB 1.9 AST 0.9 STL 0.3 BLK 2 TO 43.5 FG% 83.6 FT% 43.6 3P%), M. Ballock G (13 GP 34.8 MIN 12.2 PTS 5.5 REB 2.7 AST 1.2 STL 0.6 BLK 0.8 TO 46.1 FG% 75 FT% 44.7 3P%).

Marquette Golden Eagles vs Creighton Bluejays Betting Predictions

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Marquette Golden Eagles

Eagles are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Marquette’s last 5 games.
Marquette is 5-0 SU in their last 5 games.
Eagles are 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games against Creighton.
Marquette is 6-1 SU in their last 7 games against Creighton.

Creighton Bluejays

Creighton is 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games.
Bluejays are 7-0 SU in their last 7 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Creighton’s last 6 games against Marquette.
Bluejays are 10-0 SU in their last 10 games at home.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Creighton’s last 5 games when playing at home against Marquette.

Marquette Golden Eagles vs Creighton Bluejays Betting Picks

This is a game that NBA scouts will be going to or asking tapes about. With Ty-Shon Alexander and Markus Howard going up against each other, it should be a treat. Zegarowski will make a statement as well and in the end, the Bluejays are expected to come out with a win according to Online Sportsbook on their home floor.

Moneyline: Taking the slight upper hand in this match, the Bluejays are on a -170 ML while Golden Eagles are given a-170.

Spread: It is just a thin 1.5 spread between the two teams with Creighton owning the -1.5 while Marquette is at +1.5.

Total: A total of 151.5 points is expected for both teams to reach with the Bluejays will be the team going under and Marquette is over.

Score Prediction: 82-78, Bluejays win.