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Villanova Wildcats vs DePaul Blue Demons 2/19/2020 NCAAB Predictions, Game Analysis and Betting Picks
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Villanova Wildcats vs DePaul Blue Demons 2/19/2020 – An unbalanced game from the Big East play is all set to take place between the Villanova Wildcats and DePaul Blue Demons from Wintrust Arena in Chicago, Illinois. Villanova is the third-best team in the Big East Conference. Whereas, DePaul is sitting at the bottom of the list in the last spot. The Wildcats have been working their way through right from the start and they deserve to stay in the top three. As for the Blue Demons, the odds have not been in their favor. The college basketball spreads have not been easier with their picks and analysis of this game.
Villanova Wildcats vs DePaul Blue Demons 2/19/2020
Villanova won eight of their 12 overall games and they are 19-6 with their overall record. The Wildcats are battling alongside Creighton Bluejays and Seton Hall Pirates in the top two spots. This team is ranked at No. 12 in the nation and will enter this game after smashing Temple Owls with a 20 point difference. Villanova Wildcats scored 76 and restricted the Owls to 56 points. Their top scorer is Collin Gillespie touching an average of close to 17 points per game.
Players to watch: C. Gillespie G (25 GP 34 MIN 16.2 PTS 3.6 REB 4.6 AST 1.3 STL 0.1 BLK 1.9 TO 42.5 FG% 81.4 FT% 36.9 3PT%), S. Bey F (25 GP 33.9 MIN 15.4 PTS 5.1 REB 2.4 AST 0.7 STL 0.5 BLK 1.4 TO 47.1 FG% 78.5 FT% 45.1 3PT%), J. Robinson-Earl F (25 GP 32.4 MIN 11 PTS 9.5 REB 2 AST 1.2 STL 0.6 BLK 2.1 TO 44.7 FG% 82.1 FT% 29.4 3PT%).
DePaul Blue Demons
If there is one team that has been struggling right from the start, it has to be DePaul. The Blue Demons have won 13 of their 12 overall games and they are 1-11 in conference play. In their last game, they suffered a terrible loss against Creighton Bluejays and they were forced to settle with a final score of 93-64. The Blue Demons have a bad defensive unit and their shooting squad is in no better position to support them.
Players to watch: C. Moore G (25 GP 35.6 MIN 16.1 PTS 3.4 REB 6.7 AST 1.7 STL 0 BLK 3.7 TO 38.4 FG% 80.4 FT% 31.8 3PT%), P. Reed F (25 GP 31.9 MIN 15.1 PTS 10.6 REB 1.5 AST 2 STL 2.7 BLK 2.4 TO 52.3 FG% 76.6 FT% 29.8 3PT%), J. Coleman-Lands G (25 GP 31.2 MIN 12 PTS 2.9 REB 1.2 AST 0.8 STL 0.1 BLK 1.3 TO 37.9 FG% 80.3 FT% 34.1 3PT%).
Villanova Wildcats vs DePaul Blue Demons Betting Predictions
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Villanova’s last 7 games.
DePaul Blue Demons
DePaul is 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games.
Villanova Wildcats vs DePaul Blue Demons Betting Picks
There is no doubt that Villanova holds the upper hand in this game against the Blue Demons. The Wildcats have taken out stronger teams and this game is probably the least of their concern. Back Villanova to win this game with the best college basketball bets today in their favor.
Moneyline: Villanova Wildcats -210, DePaul Blue Demons +190.
ATS: An ATS of 3 is set for both teams with Villanova holding -3 and DePaul holding +3.
Totals: Over 141.5 is the total for the Wildcats and under 141.5 is the total for the Demons.
Score Prediction: 75-72, Villanova Wildcats.