Detroit Titans take on Dukes in NCAA basketball test

Detroit TitansJames Madison Dukes
1-2November 19, 2013, 07:00 | JMU Center2-2

The James Madison Dukes will be trying to slam the Detroit Titans on Tuesday when the teams tip off at JMU Center in college betting action.

The Dukes bring a 2-2 record (3-1 ATS) to this tilt against the 1-2 Titans, who are 0-2 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed James Madison go 2-2 so far and the Titans go 0-2.

View Detroit Titans vs James Madison Dukes Odds and Stats.

Bettors looking to side with James Madison in this one found them as -1-point favorites earlier in the day. Watch for line moves and updates at Sportsbook before gametime.

The Dukes sit at No. 182 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Titans sit at No. 230 on the same chart.

In their last action, Detroit was a 101-55 loser on the road against Connecticut. They failed to cover the 18-point spread as underdogs. The Titans were hammered by Connecticut on Thursday, losing by a 101-55 final at Gampel Pavilion in college basketball betting action.

James Madison won its last outing, a 79-66 result against San Jose State on November 17. They covered in that game as a 4.5-point favorite. The Dukes grabbed a 79-66 win over the Spartans on Sunday, behind a 19-point effort from Taylor Bessick at Convocation Center.

How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Titans is ranked No. 19 in NCAA hoops at 45.67 per game. Contrast that with James Madison’s No. 141 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, James Madison is the No. 157-ranked team in the country at 5.5 per game, while Detroit rates No. 208 at 4.67 per game.

Next up:
Detroit home to Florida Atlantic, Friday, November 22nd
James Madison at Valparaiso, Saturday, November 23rd
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