Marquette Golden Eagles vs Villanova Wildcats 2/12/2020 Spread, Odds and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Marquette Golden Eagles vs Villanova Wildcats 2/12/2020 – An important and most exciting game in the Big East play will take place at Finneran Pavilion in Villanova, Pennsylvania when Marquette Golden Eagles take on Villanova Wildcats. The interesting part of this game is that Villanova and Marquette are holding the second position in the Big East. At the end of this game only one team will continue to hold that spot. College basketball spreads are flourishing with picks and predictions of this Big East Conference clash.
Marquette Golden Eagles vs Villanova Wildcats 2/12/2020
Marquette Golden Eagles
Marquette Golden Eagles are 17-6 in their overall record and 7-4 in conference play. The Golden Eagles are holding the 15th rank in the nation and they defeated Butler Bulldogs in their last outing. Marquette smashed the Bulldogs when they scored 76 points and restricted them to 57. The top scorer for Marquette is Markus Howard touching close to 28 points per game on average. The Golden Eagles have a powerful shooting unit that has brought them a long way.
Players to watch: M. Howard G (22 GP 31.2 MIN 27.4 PTS 3.3 REB 3.1 AST 1 STL 0 BLK 3.2 TO 41.3 FG% 85.6 FT% 39.4 3PT %), S. Anim G (23 GP 31.8 MIN 13 PTS 4 REB 1.4 AST 1 STL 0.3 BLK 1.7 TO 43.1 FG% 64.9 FT% 40.9 3PT%), K. McEwen G (22 GP 29.8 MIN 10.6 PTS 5.2 REB 3.2 AST 0.6 STL 0.1 BLK 2.7 TO 33.5 FG% 84.3 FT% 33 3PT%).
Villanova Wildcats are holding the 20th rank in the nation and they are holding the same overall and conference record as Marquette. The Wildcats declined in their last outing against Seton Hall Pirates and they were forced to settle with a final score of 70-64. Villanova has their top scorer touching close 16 points per game on average. However, playing against Marquette is going to be a tough challenge.
Players to watch: S. Bey F (23 GP 33.9 MIN 15.9 PTS 5.1 REB 2.3 AST 0.7 STL 0.5 BLK 1.4 TO 48.5 FG% 79.7 FT% 47.5 3PT %), C. Gillespie G (23 GP 33.8 MIN 15.7 PTS 3.6 REB 4.6 AST 1.3 STL 0.1 BLK 1.9 TO 41.6 FG% 81.4 FT% 35.2 3PT%), J. Robinson-Earl F (23 GP 32.7 MIN 10.8 PTS 9.6 REB 1.9 AST 1.2 STL 0.7 BLK 2.2 TO 43.4 FG% 85.3 FT% 27.7 3PT%).
Marquette Golden Eagles vs Villanova Wildcats Betting Predictions
Marquette Golden Eagles
Marquette is 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Villanova’s last 5 games.
Marquette Golden Eagles vs Villanova Wildcats Betting Picks
Both teams are holding an impressive record and both have the same strategy, but Marquette seems to be efficient on the front. The college basketball against the spread is out for Marquette to secure a win.
Moneyline: +186 is the moneyline for the Golden Eagles and -214 for the Wildcats.
ATS: Marquette +4, Villanova -4.
Totals: Over 146.5 for the Eagles and the same will go under for the Wildcats.
Score Prediction: 71-64, Marquette Golden Eagles.