Virginia Cavaliers vs James Madison Dukes 12/07/2021 Picks, College Basketball Predictions and Preview

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Virginia Cavaliers vs James Madison Dukes 12-07-2021 Picks College Basketball Predictions and Preview

Virginia Cavaliers vs James Madison Dukes 12/07/2021 – The Virginia Cavaliers are all set to take the road to square off against the James Madison Dukes from Atlantic Union Bank Center in Harrisonburg, Virginia. The Cavaliers are one of those recognized teams from the Atlantic Coast Conference and they remain sixth on the table. The Dukes, on the other hand, are sitting right at the top of the Colonial Athletic Conference play. The Dukes will enter this game riding a two-game winning streak The NCAA Basketball Betting Websites have predicted a winner based on the odds and recent betting trends.

Virginia Cavaliers vs James Madison Dukes 12/07/2021

When: Tuesday, December 7, 6:30 PM ET
Where: Atlantic Union Bank Center, Harrisonburg, Virginia
TV: CBSS
Stream: Sofascore
Virginia Cavaliers vs James Madison Dukes 12/07/2021
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Virginia Cavaliers -4.5 (-110) 124.5 o (-110) -240
James Madison Dukes +4.5 (-110) 124.5 u (-110) +200
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Virginia Cavaliers

The Cavaliers are yet to pick up pace as they hold a 6-3 overall record. In their conference play, they are 1-0 and they look forward to building on their last success. Virginia holds the same record as Boston College and Miami, Florida. In their last game, they came off a close victory against the Pittsburgh Panthers with a 57-56 final score. Jayden Gardner is the leading scorer for his team with 14.1 points per game. Reese Beekman is the leader in assists with 4.6 and Gardner remains the leader in rebounds with 7.9.

Players to watch: J. Gardner F (GP 9, MIN 28.7, PTS 14.1, REB 7.9, AST 1.1, STL 0.2, BLK 0.3, TO 1.9, FG% 56.5, FT% 74.4, 3P% 66.7), A. Franklin G (GP 9, MIN 29.4, PTS 11.6, REB 2.2, AST 1.4, STL 1.2, BLK 0.3, TO 1.1, FG% 40.9, FT% 85, 3P% 22.9), K. Clark G (GP 9, MIN 34.7, PTS 10.7, REB 2.8, AST 4.2, STL 0.7, BLK 0, TO 2.3, FG% 43.2, FT% 94.4, 3P% 42.9).

James Madison Dukes

The James Madison Dukes are yet to play their conference game, but they are 7-2 with their overall performance. In their last outing, they defeated the Eastern Mennonite Royals with ease when they scored 96 and gave up only 54 in return. The leader in scoring is Takall Molson with 11.3 points. Molson is shooting at 42.3 percent with his field-goal attempts and is also the leader in assists with 2.6. From the rebounding department, Alonso has taken the lead with 6.3 boards per game.

Players to watch: T. Molson G (GP 8, MIN 26, PTS 11.3, REB 6, AST 2.6, STL 1.6, BLK 0.5, TO 2.3, FG% 42.3, FT% 72, 3P% 22.2), V. Morse G (GP 9, MIN 28.8, PTS 11.2, REB 1.8, AST 2.4, STL 1.9, BLK 0.2, TO 1.8, FG% 31.3, FT% 93.8, 3P% 28.1), C. Falden G (GP 8, MIN 28.6, PTS 10.5, REB 3.1, AST 1.3, STL 1.4, BLK 0, TO 1.1, FG% 44.6, FT% 76.9, 3P% 44.4).

Virginia Cavaliers vs James Madison Dukes Betting Predictions

Trends

Virginia Cavaliers

Virginia are 4-12 ATS in their last 16 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Virginia’s last 7 games.
Cavaliers are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games.
Virginia are 10-4 SU in their last 14 games on the road.
Virginia are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games this season.

James Madison Dukes

James Madison are 12-4 ATS in their last 16 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of James Madison’s last 7 games.
James Madison are 14-4 SU in their last 18 games.
James Madison are 11-2 SU in their last 13 games at home.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of James Madison’s last 5 games this season.

Virginia Cavaliers vs James Madison Dukes Betting Picks

Summary: The Dukes are averaging 79.2 points per game and the Cavaliers are reaching only 62.3 points. However, Virginia has a solid defense that is surrendering only 56.2 points to opponents. The Dukes are giving up 62.3 from their defensive end. Back the Cavaliers to win this game and cover the spread with their strong defense and the online sportsbook betting odds in their favor.

Moneyline: An ML of -240 is set out for the Cavaliers and an ML of +200 is set out for the Dukes.

ATS: A spread of -4.5 (110) is out for Virginia and +4.5 (-110) is out for James Madison.

Totals: Over 124.5 (-110) is set for the Cavaliers and Under 124.5 (-110) is set for the Dukes.

Score Prediction: 79-62, Cavaliers win.