Xavier giving 10 to DePaul
No. 7 Xavier shouldn’t have a problem beating DePaul on paper today, but can the Musketeers cover a double-digit spread at 2PM ET on the CBS Sports Network?
According to oddsmakers at RealBets, Xavier is favored on the road in this game, as the Musketeers are getting odds of -10 points against DePaul. The over/under total has yet to be set for the game.
Xavier is 18-2 on the season, 7-1 in the Big East and 13-7 against the spread. The Musketeers are 5-1 straight up in road games and 4-2 ATS in those road contests. As a road favorite, Xavier comes into this game with a 3-1 record against the spread.
In this contest they face DePaul, which has floundered to a 7-13 overall record and 1-7 mark in the Big East. The Blue Demons are 7-11-1 against the spread this season and only 3-4 ATS at home. If Xavier’s strong road numbers weren’t enough to entice you, consider the Musketeers have covered the spread in four of their last five against DePaul, including an 84-64 win back on Jan. 12.