Colonial Tournament - Delaware Blue Hens vs James Madison Dukes Preview
James Madison Dukes vs Delaware Blue Hens Odds
The college hoops wagering menu features a clash between Delaware and James Madison on Sunday, with the host Blue Hens trying to win and cover the NCAA basketball point spread.
This is a conference playoff game in the Colonial Tournament. This matchup is a neutral-site affair being played at Richmond Coliseum.
The Blue Hens bring a 19-13 record (14-15 ATS) to this tilt against the 18-14 Dukes, who are 19-10 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Delaware go 17-8 so far and the Dukes go 9-14.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 269-rated James Madison taking on the No. 118-rated Blue Hens in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 68-67 win for the Dukes on Sunday.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Delaware's No. 53-rated squad against James Madison's No. 256-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Delaware rates No. 324 in the country with 4.4 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 199 nationally with 5.8 per match.
Defensively, James Madison features the nation's No. 174-rated defense on the road, allowing 69.6 points per game. Delaware, meanwhile, comes in at No. 139 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, James Madison was a 72-67 winner at home against William & Mary. They covered the 3-point spread as favorites. James Madison got 20 points from A.J. Davis en route to a 72-67 victory over William & Mary on Saturday at Richmond Coliseum.
Last time out for Delaware, they were a 62-57 winner as they battled Hofstra at home. They failed to cover in the match as an 8.5-point favorite. Delaware earned a 62-57 victory over Hofstra on Saturday, getting 22 points from Devon Saddler at Richmond Coliseum.