NCAAB

DePaul Blue Demons vs Xavier Musketeers

DePaul
Blue Demons
7 - 6
Xavier
Musketeers
13 - 1
December 30, 2017, 2:00 PM EST
 | Cintas Center

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DePaul
Blue Demons
7 - 6
Xavier
Musketeers
13 - 1
December 30, 2017, 2:00 PM EST
 | Cintas Center
  • Many eyes in the college basketball world will be on Cintas Center Saturday as the Xavier Musketeers look to beat the odds vs the DePaul Blue Demons in NCAA hoops betting action.

    Sportsbook Odds & Computer Pick

    Sportsbooks (including Sportsbook) had the Xavier Musketeers betting line as -17-point favorites in this particular matchup earlier in the day. Also, watch for the Sportsbook over/under total value at Sportsbook.

    DePaul Blue Demons vs Xavier Musketeers Matchup

    Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

    The DePaul Blue Demons will try to spoil to the party and cover the point spread on Saturday; they are 7-5-1 ATS against the betting line this season, while the Xavier Musketeers are 11-3 ATS. DePaul Blue Demons are 7-6 on betting the total; Xavier Musketeers are 10-4.

    The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Xavier Musketeers rated this week at No. 17 and the DePaul Blue Demons sitting at No. 112.

    Statistical Matchup

    Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Xavier has the nation's No. 15-rated offensive output, at 87.21 PPG. The visiting DePaul Blue Demons defense ranks No. 129 allowing on average 70.54 PPG. The Musketeers FG% has averaged 52.13% so far, more than the Xavier Blue Demons marksmen have achieved on the year, 43.05% per game.

    Recent Outings Betting Recap

    The Blue Demons endured a 103-85 loss at the hands of the Wildcats on Wednesday, despite a 20-point effort from Max Strus at Wintrust Arena.

    Trevon Bluiett scored 23 points leading the Musketeers to a 91-87 victory over Marquette at Bradley Center on Wednesday.

    Betting Trends
    • DePaul is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games
    • DePaul is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
    • DePaul is 8-17 SU in its last 25 games
    • DePaul is 5-2 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
    • Xavier is 18-4 ATS in its last 22 games
    • Xavier is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
    • The total has gone OVER in 5 of Xavier's last 7 games
    • Xavier is 9-2 ATS in its last 11 games at home

    Next Betting Matchups

    DePaul home to Georgetown University, Tuesday, January 2nd
    Xavier at Butler, Tuesday, January 2nd

Odds

Saturday, December 30 Sat Dec 30


Opening
Current

vs2:00pm ET
Spread
Moneyline
O/U
Opening
+17
-110
+950
o156
-103
-17
-110
-1587
u156
-117
Spread
Moneyline
O/U
Current
+14
-112
+875
o155
-110
-14
-108
-1300
u155
-110

Edge Finder

73.29
Total Score
74.11
43.34
Field Goal %
45.12
31.68
Three Point %
32.22
69.32
Free Throw %
69.80
37.47
Total Rebounds
36.54
73.29
Total Score
74.11
43.34
Field Goal %
45.12
69.32
Free Throw %
69.80
31.68
Three Point %
32.22
20.77
Three's Attempts
20.86
6.00
Three's Made
6.37
10.79
Offensive
9.79
26.68
Defensive
26.75
37.47
Total Rebounds
36.54
11.42
Assists
14.81
15.74
Fouls
15.36
12.26
Turnovers
11.67
5.68
Steals
7.08

Head To Head

DPAUL
Stat Type XAVIR
1-8
Record
8-1
3-6
ATS
6-3
4-4-1
O/U
4-4-1
67.11
Score
80.00
32.67
Half Time Score
38.44
42.71%
Field Goal Percentage
50.31%
29.33
Rebounds
36.11
65/190
3 Point Shots
64/173
5.89
Steals
6.89
DPAUL
Stat Type XAVIR
0-3
Record
3-0
1-2
ATS
2-1
0-3
O/U
0-3
63.33
Score
75.33
31.67
Half Time Score
34.67
41.07%
Field Goal Percentage
47.70%
31.33
Rebounds
37.33
17/62
3 Point Shots
24/72
7.00
Steals
6.33
Mar 8/17 (1 of 10)
DPAUL
Stat Type XAVIR
Away
Home
64
Score
75
+7.5
ATS
-7.5
141.5 o
O/U
141.5 u
31
Half Time Score
30
39.70%
Field Goal Percentage
49.20%
39
Rebounds
36
4/17
3 Point Shots
6/24
7
Steals
5
Mar 4/17 (2 of 10)
DPAUL
Stat Type XAVIR
Home
Away
65
Score
79
+5
ATS
-5
145 o
O/U
145 u
30
Half Time Score
33
40.00%
Field Goal Percentage
45.20%
33
Rebounds
39
6/21
3 Point Shots
10/29
5
Steals
8
Feb 8/17 (3 of 10)
DPAUL
Stat Type XAVIR
Away
Home
61
Score
72
+15
ATS
-15
144 o
O/U
144 u
34
Half Time Score
41
43.60%
Field Goal Percentage
49.10%
22
Rebounds
37
7/24
3 Point Shots
8/19
9
Steals
6
Jan 30/16 (4 of 10)
DPAUL
Stat Type XAVIR
Home
Away
65
Score
86
+10
ATS
-10
147.5 o
O/U
147.5 u
33
Half Time Score
42
46.20%
Field Goal Percentage
48.30%
27
Rebounds
39
3/12
3 Point Shots
5/17
6
Steals
5
Jan 12/16 (5 of 10)
DPAUL
Stat Type XAVIR
Away
Home
64
Score
84
+17.5
ATS
-17.5
148 o
O/U
148 u
31
Half Time Score
41
39.70%
Field Goal Percentage
44.10%
35
Rebounds
39
11/27
3 Point Shots
12/26
3
Steals
9
Jan 24/15 (6 of 10)
DPAUL
Stat Type XAVIR
Away
Home
76
Score
89
+14.5
ATS
-14.5
144 o
O/U
144 u
50
Half Time Score
42
46.70%
Field Goal Percentage
57.40%
31
Rebounds
33
13/32
3 Point Shots
3/17
2
Steals
9
Jan 3/15 (7 of 10)
DPAUL
Stat Type XAVIR
Home
Away
71
Score
68
+10.5
ATS
-10.5
152.5 o
O/U
152.5 u
26
Half Time Score
28
52.20%
Field Goal Percentage
42.00%
22
Rebounds
32
10/20
3 Point Shots
8/23
5
Steals
6
Feb 19/14 (8 of 10)
DPAUL
Stat Type XAVIR
Away
Home
64
Score
83
+13.5
ATS
-13.5
145 o
O/U
145 u
27
Half Time Score
39
35.80%
Field Goal Percentage
64.30%
26
Rebounds
33
7/22
3 Point Shots
8/10
3
Steals
6
Jan 20/14 (9 of 10)
DPAUL
Stat Type XAVIR
Home
Away
74
Score
84
+5.5
ATS
-5.5
143 o
O/U
143 u
32
Half Time Score
50
42.10%
Field Goal Percentage
58.30%
29
Rebounds
37
4/15
3 Point Shots
4/8
13
Steals
8
Dec 27/97 (10 of 10)
DPAUL
Stat Type XAVIR
Away
Home
0
Score
0
+25
ATS
-25
O/U
0
Half Time Score
0
0.00%
Field Goal Percentage
0.00%
0
Rebounds
0
0/0
3 Point Shots
0/0
0
Steals
0

Team Records

DPAUL
Record XAVIR
7-6
All
13-1
5-3
Home
9-0
1-1
Away
3-0
1-2
Neutral Site
1-1
7-0
As Fav
12-1
0-6
As Dog
1-0
7-5-1
ATS
11-3
4-3-1
ATS Home
7-2
1-1
ATS Away
3-0
2-1
ATS Neutral
1-1
6-6
O/U
10-4
4-4
O/U Home
6-3
1-1
O/U Away
3-0
2-1
O/U Neutral
1-1
DPAUL
Record XAVIR
0-1
All
1-0
0-1
Home
0-0
0-0
Away
1-0
0-0
Neutral Site
0-0
0-0
As Fav
1-0
0-1
As Dog
0-0
0-1
ATS
1-0
0-1
ATS Home
0-0
0-0
ATS Away
1-0
0-0
ATS Neutral
0-0
1-0
O/U
1-0
1-0
O/U Home
0-0
0-0
O/U Away
1-0
0-0
O/U Neutral
0-0
DPAUL
Record XAVIR
6-4
All
9-1
4-2
Home
6-0
1-0
Away
2-0
1-2
Neutral Site
1-1
6-0
As Fav
9-1
0-4
As Dog
0-0
6-3-1
ATS
7-3
3-2-1
ATS Home
4-2
1-0
ATS Away
2-0
2-1
ATS Neutral
1-1
5-4
O/U
6-4
4-2
O/U Home
3-3
0-1
O/U Away
2-0
2-1
O/U Neutral
1-1

Injuries

NamePositionInj Desc
Philmon GebrewhitFIs "?" Sunday vs Seton Hall, Back
Nick OngendaCIs out indefinitely, Wrist
Jalen TerryGIs "?" Sunday vs Seton Hall, Illness
NamePositionInj Desc
Zach FreemantleFIs out indefinitely, Foot

Last 10 Games

DateOppScoreSULineTotalATSFG%FT%3PTM
Dec 27, 2017VILLA85-103L+15145L/O40.8575.006
Dec 21, 2017MIAOH83-66W-13137.50W/O48.3980.007
Dec 16, 2017NWEST60-62L+5.5138.50W/U41.5137.507
Dec 11, 2017ALA&M83-59W-24.5143L/U53.4576.9211
Dec 9, 2017ILCHI65-55W-4.5146W/U41.6764.714
Dec 6, 2017CCONN85-57W-10.5-N/A47.8975.005
Dec 2, 2017YOUNG89-73W-16150.50P/O57.6383.336
Nov 26, 2017PORTL82-69W-9145W/O45.7166.6712
Nov 24, 2017OREG79-89L+12147W/O42.4295.004
Nov 23, 2017MICHS51-73L+13.5148L/U25.4977.784
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DateOppScoreSULineTotalATSFG%FT%3PTM
Dec 27, 2017MARQ91-87W-3162W/O50.8291.677
Dec 22, 2017NIOWA77-67W-6138.50W/O52.0878.9512
Dec 19, 2017MARSH81-77W-19.5175.50L/U45.7688.464
Dec 16, 2017E.TEN68-66W-21156.50L/U37.8883.338
Dec 9, 2017COLO96-69W-16.5156W/O60.3470.839
Dec 6, 2017KENT96-70W-23.5156W/O53.2396.006
Dec 2, 2017CINCY89-76W-2.5147W/O47.3783.3310
Nov 28, 2017BAYLR76-63W-4.5146W/U44.6478.268
Nov 24, 2017ARZST86-102L-6.5166L/O55.5678.268
Nov 23, 2017GWASH83-64W-18149W/U57.8980.005
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