Creighton Bluejays battle vs Drake Bulldogs highlights college basketball odds menu
Drake Bulldogs vs Creighton Bluejays Odds
The Creighton Bluejays will be trying to slam the Drake Bulldogs on Tuesday when the teams tip off at CenturyLink Center in college betting action.
The Bulldogs will look to vanquish their hosts on Tuesday, as they are 5-7 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Bluejays are 10-3 ATS. Drake is 6-3-2 against the total, while Creighton is 4-7 versus the number.
The Bulldogs were listed as 20-point underdogs at many online sportsbooks, including Sportsbook.ag.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the Bluejays, most recently No. 14 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Bulldogs, who rate No. 205 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 89-73 victory for the Bluejays.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Bulldogs is ranked No. 303 in NCAA hoops at 31.3 per game. Contrast that with Creighton’s No. 151 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Creighton is the No. 1-ranked team in the country at 9.5 per game, while Drake rates No. 15 at 8.7 per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Drake owns the country's No. 215-rated mark, allowing 72.8 points per game on the highway. Creighton, on the other hand, rates No. 37 in scoring at home.
Last time out for Drake, they were a 77-65 loser as they battled Missouri State at home. They failed to cover in the match as a 10-point favorite. Drake got 21 points from Joey King but lost anyway, 77-65, to Missouri State on Saturday at Knapp Center.
Creighton was a 79-66 winner in their most recent outing at home against Indiana State. They failed to cover the 14.5-point spread as favorites. Doug McDermott scored 25 points for Creighton on Saturday, leading the Bluejays to a 79-66 win over Indiana State at CenturyLink Center.
Drake Bulldogs Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 8-2
Before playing Illinois State are 5-5
After playing Missouri State are 6-4
After a loss are 7-3
Creighton Bluejays Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Missouri State are 9-1
After playing Indiana State are 6-4
After a win are 9-1
A few Bulldogs at Bluejays trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Drake's last 7 games when playing on the road against Creighton
Drake is 3-15 SU in its last 18 games when playing on the road against Creighton
Drake is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games on the road
Creighton is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Creighton is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Creighton is 15-3 SU in its last 18 games when playing at home against Drake
Creighton is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Drake
Drake at Illinois State, Saturday, January 12
Creighton at Missouri State, Friday, January 11