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DePaul Blue Demons vs Chicago State Cougars Betting Preview

Chicago State CougarsDePaul Blue Demons
Dec 10, 2:00 PM | Allstate Arena

Chicago State Cougars vs DePaul Blue Demons Odds


Chicago State travels to DePaul on Saturday, hoping to boost its 0-8 record with a victory over the Blue Demons.

This season, the Blue Demons are 5-3 overall and 4-2 ATS ATS, while the Cougars are 0-8 and 0-0 ATS against the number. As for the totals, DePaul boasts a 2-4 on the OU, and Chicago State is 0-0.

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Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 248 (Blue Demons) and the No. 335 (Cougars) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank. A 77-45 result in favor of the Blue Demons has been projected by the scores prediction engine.


How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Cougars rank No. 297 in NCAA Division 1 with 32.1 per game. That compares with DePaul’s No. 243 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where DePaul is college basketball's No. 98-ranked team at 7.1 per game, while the Cougars rate No. 306 with 4.2 per game.

Defensively, Chicago State features the nation's No. 340-rated defense on the road, allowing 87.7 points per game. DePaul, meanwhile, comes in at No. 96 nationally in scoring at home.

Chicago State lost its last outing, a 73-61 result against Toledo on December 3. Jeremy Robinson scored 17 points in a futile effort to lead the Cougars to a win (they lost 73-61 to Toledo at Jones Convocation Center on Saturday).

DePaul was a 69-58 winner in their most recent outing on the road against Loyola of Chicago. They covered the 4.5–point spread as favorites. DePaul earned a 69-58 victory over Loyola of Chicago on Wednesday, getting 13 points from Moses Morgan at Joseph J. Gentile Center.

DePaul Blue Demons Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing Northern Illinois are 3-2
After playing Loyola of Chicago are 3-1
After a win are 5-5

A few Cougars at Blue Demons trends to consider:
DePaul is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Chicago State
DePaul is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Chicago State
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of DePaul's last 5 games
DePaul is 4-12 SU in its last 16 games at home

Next up:
Chicago State at Wichita State, Wednesday, December 14
DePaul at Northern Illinois, Wednesday, December 14