NCAAB

Creighton Bluejays vs Villanova Wildcats

Creighton
Bluejays
22 - 6
Villanova
Wildcats
26 - 3
February 25, 2017, 3:00 PM EST
 | Finneran Pavilion

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Creighton
Bluejays
22 - 6
Villanova
Wildcats
26 - 3
February 25, 2017, 3:00 PM EST
 | Finneran Pavilion
  • Creighton Bluejays will go to the free throw line vs Villanova Wildcats on Saturday, hoping to boost its 22-6 record with a victory while beating the betting lines set by odds makers.

    Sportsbook Odds & Computer Pick

    Sportsbooks (including Sportsbook) had the Villanova Wildcats betting line as -11-point favorites in this particular matchup earlier in the day. Also, watch for the Sportsbook over/under total value at Sportsbook.

    Creighton Bluejays vs Villanova Wildcats Matchup

    Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

    The 26-3 and 15-14 ATS Villanova Wildcats will face the 22-6 Creighton Bluejays, who own a 17-8-1 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Villanova Wildcats are 11-18 on the OVER/UNDER so far this season while the Creighton Bluejays are 12-13-1.

    The Wildcats - Bluejays odds would favor the Wildcats if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Villanova is rated No. 37 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Creighton is at No. 136.

    Statistical Matchup

    Offensively, the game matches up Villanova's No. 79 nationally ranked offense (77.38 points per game) against a Creighton Bluejays defense that sits as the No. 138 at 72.25 PPG. The Villanova Wildcats have been averaging 49.59% from the field, less than the Bluejays have managed so far this season (51.86% on average).

    Recent Outings Betting Recap

    Creighton suffered a 68-66 loss against Providence on Wednesday, getting 18 points from Marcus Foster in a losing effort at CenturyLink Center-NE.

    Villanova suffered a 74-66 loss against Butler on Wednesday, getting 24 points from Jalen Brunson in a losing effort at Villanova Pavilion.

    Betting Trends
    • Creighton is 19-6 SU in its last 25 games
    • The total has gone OVER in 4 of Creighton's last 5 games
    • Creighton is 7-2 ATS in its last 9 games on the road
    • Creighton is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games on the road
    • Villanova is 2-8 ATS in its last 10 games
    • Villanova is 22-3 SU in its last 25 games
    • The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Villanova's last 17 games
    • Villanova is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games at home

    Next Betting Matchups

    Creighton home to St. John's, Tuesday, February 28th
    Villanova at Georgetown University, Saturday, March 4th

Odds

Saturday, February 25 Sat Feb 25


Opening
Current

Spread
Moneyline
O/U
Opening
+11
-110
+390
o150
-110
-11
-110
-521
u150
-110
Spread
Moneyline
O/U
Current
+11
-105
+590
o149.5
-110
-11
-115
-765
u149.5
-110

Edge Finder

69.20
Total Score
71.74
44.76
Field Goal %
43.23
30.80
Three Point %
35.93
73.83
Free Throw %
82.99
37.38
Total Rebounds
34.52
69.20
Total Score
71.74
44.76
Field Goal %
43.23
73.83
Free Throw %
82.99
30.80
Three Point %
35.93
21.80
Three's Attempts
26.00
6.18
Three's Made
9.10
8.84
Offensive
10.05
28.54
Defensive
24.47
37.38
Total Rebounds
34.52
13.31
Assists
11.87
13.60
Fouls
14.89
14.06
Turnovers
9.89
5.05
Steals
5.87

Head To Head

CREIG
Stat Type VILLA
2-5
Record
5-2
3-4
ATS
4-3
4-3
O/U
4-3
74.00
Score
77.57
36.57
Half Time Score
37.57
48.18%
Field Goal Percentage
48.28%
29.00
Rebounds
31.71
63/165
3 Point Shots
71/173
4.71
Steals
5.86
CREIG
Stat Type VILLA
0-3
Record
3-0
0-3
ATS
3-0
1-2
O/U
1-2
66.33
Score
82.67
36.00
Half Time Score
42.33
44.97%
Field Goal Percentage
55.28%
24.33
Rebounds
34.67
19/72
3 Point Shots
32/74
5.00
Steals
6.67
Dec 31/16 (1 of 7)
CREIG
Stat Type VILLA
Home
Away
70
Score
80
+1.5
ATS
-1.5
155 o
O/U
155 u
41
Half Time Score
42
49.20%
Field Goal Percentage
50.90%
22
Rebounds
37
6/24
3 Point Shots
10/27
6
Steals
6
Feb 3/16 (2 of 7)
CREIG
Stat Type VILLA
Away
Home
58
Score
83
+11.5
ATS
-11.5
145 o
O/U
145 u
32
Half Time Score
45
40.00%
Field Goal Percentage
48.10%
27
Rebounds
38
8/25
3 Point Shots
16/29
4
Steals
7
Jan 2/16 (3 of 7)
CREIG
Stat Type VILLA
Home
Away
71
Score
85
+8.5
ATS
-8.5
155.5 o
O/U
155.5 u
35
Half Time Score
40
45.50%
Field Goal Percentage
68.00%
24
Rebounds
29
5/23
3 Point Shots
6/18
5
Steals
7
Mar 3/15 (4 of 7)
CREIG
Stat Type VILLA
Home
Away
72
Score
76
+9.5
ATS
-9.5
134.5 o
O/U
134.5 u
30
Half Time Score
29
43.40%
Field Goal Percentage
42.30%
30
Rebounds
36
10/22
3 Point Shots
6/22
7
Steals
7
Jan 25/15 (5 of 7)
CREIG
Stat Type VILLA
Away
Home
50
Score
71
+15
ATS
-15
135.5 o
O/U
135.5 u
14
Half Time Score
29
37.30%
Field Goal Percentage
44.60%
40
Rebounds
27
4/21
3 Point Shots
12/26
2
Steals
10
Feb 16/14 (6 of 7)
CREIG
Stat Type VILLA
Home
Away
101
Score
80
-2.5
ATS
+2.5
147 o
O/U
147 u
50
Half Time Score
37
64.20%
Field Goal Percentage
46.00%
26
Rebounds
23
9/15
3 Point Shots
11/22
2
Steals
2
Jan 20/14 (7 of 7)
CREIG
Stat Type VILLA
Away
Home
96
Score
68
+6.5
ATS
-6.5
147 o
O/U
147 u
54
Half Time Score
41
56.90%
Field Goal Percentage
39.70%
34
Rebounds
32
21/35
3 Point Shots
10/29
7
Steals
2

Team Records

CREIG
Record VILLA
22-6
All
26-3
12-4
Home
13-1
7-2
Away
8-2
3-0
Neutral Site
5-0
17-4
As Fav
26-3
3-2
As Dog
0-0
17-8-1
ATS
15-14
8-5-1
ATS Home
7-7
7-2
ATS Away
6-4
2-1
ATS Neutral
2-3
12-13-1
O/U
11-18
7-6-1
O/U Home
6-8
3-6
O/U Away
3-7
2-1
O/U Neutral
2-3
CREIG
Record VILLA
9-6
All
13-3
4-4
Home
7-1
5-2
Away
6-2
0-0
Neutral Site
0-0
7-4
As Fav
13-3
2-2
As Dog
0-0
9-6
ATS
7-9
4-4
ATS Home
3-5
5-2
ATS Away
4-4
0-0
ATS Neutral
0-0
6-8-1
O/U
5-11
4-3-1
O/U Home
4-4
2-5
O/U Away
1-7
0-0
O/U Neutral
0-0
CREIG
Record VILLA
5-5
All
8-2
2-3
Home
4-1
3-2
Away
4-1
0-0
Neutral Site
0-0
3-4
As Fav
8-2
2-1
As Dog
0-0
5-5
ATS
2-8
2-3
ATS Home
0-5
3-2
ATS Away
2-3
0-0
ATS Neutral
0-0
5-4-1
O/U
4-6
3-1-1
O/U Home
3-2
2-3
O/U Away
1-4
0-0
O/U Neutral
0-0

Injuries

NamePositionInj Desc
John ChristofilisGIs out for season, Redshirt
Jasen GreenFIs out for season, Redshirt
NamePositionInj Desc
Justin MooreGIs out indefinitely, Achilles
Jordan LonginoGIs out indefinitely, Leg

Last 10 Games

DateOppScoreSULineTotalATSFG%FT%3PTM
Feb 22, 2017PROV66-68L-7147.50L/U43.8662.506
Feb 19, 2017GTOWN87-70W-5.5153.50W/O53.1258.829
Feb 15, 2017SETON81-87L+1147.50L/O45.4576.9211
Feb 11, 2017DPAUL93-58W-10149.50W/O60.7170.5913
Feb 4, 2017XAVIR80-82L-5154.50L/O47.4652.3813
Jan 31, 2017BUTLR76-67W+7148.50W/U55.7755.5613
Jan 28, 2017DPAUL83-66W-16149W/P55.7769.237
Jan 25, 2017GTOWN51-71L-2157.50L/U34.4855.561
Jan 21, 2017MARQ94-102L-6.5158L/O48.5380.9511
Jan 16, 2017XAVIR72-67W+3157W/U44.4491.675
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DateOppScoreSULineTotalATSFG%FT%3PTM
Feb 22, 2017BUTLR66-74L-10139L/O43.8662.506
Feb 18, 2017SETON92-70W-6.5136.50W/O67.3582.3512
Feb 13, 2017DPAUL75-62W-17.5137.50L/U43.7581.257
Feb 11, 2017XAVIR73-57W-5.5144W/U51.9290.919
Feb 7, 2017GTOWN75-64W-14.5141.50L/U46.4384.217
Feb 4, 2017STJON92-79W-17148L/O51.7992.599
Feb 1, 2017PROV66-57W-9.5135.50L/U46.4377.787
Jan 29, 2017VIRGA61-59W-5.5125L/U42.5083.337
Jan 24, 2017MARQ72-74L-5.5151.50L/U40.3075.006
Jan 21, 2017PROV78-68W-15130.50L/O51.72100.007
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