Creighton vs. St. John's Prediction
Will a struggling St. John’s team upset Creighton when the Big East rivals meet tonight at 8:30 p.m. ET?
Who Oddsmakers Like: Creighton. According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Bluejays are now only 2-point road favorites to beat the Red Storm, who opened as 3-point home underdogs. The total, meanwhile, hit the board at 156 but jumped to 157.
Who Public Bettors Like: Creighton. As of Tuesday morning, 80% of betting tickets and 83% of the money wagered on this game is on the Bluejays to cover the spread. Meanwhile, 67% of the betting tickets is on the over but 57% of the money is on the under.
Who We Like: St. John’s. In their last 10 home games when facing an opponent with a losing road record, the Red Storm covered the spread seven times. In their last seven home games when facing a team with a road winning percentage of less than .400, St. John’s is also 5-2 against the spread.
On the other side, the Bluejays have struggled to cover the spread on the road of late. They’ve failed to cover in four of their last five road games and are just 1-4 at the betting window in their last five road games when facing an opponent with a winning home record.
TUESDAY COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: ST. JOHN’S RED STORM +2