Creighton vs. Marquette Prediction
Is Creighton a good bet to cover today as a road underdog when the Bluejays visit Marquette at 2:30PM ET?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Bluejays are 4-point road underdogs versus the Golden Eagles while the over/under currently sits at 163.5 points.
Creighton enters play having split over its last 10 games, both on the hardwood and at the betting window. The Bluejays are also 18-10 against the spread on the season, which includes a 7-3 ATS mark on the road.
As for Marquette, the Golden Eagles have also split over their last 10 games, going 5-5 both straight up and against the number. They're also 15-14 against the spread on the season and 9-7 at the betting window at home.
OUR PREDICTION: The road team has covered in five of the last six meetings between these two teams and the Bluejays are 5-2 against the spread in their last seven games versus the Golden Eagles. They've also covered in seven of their last 10 road games and are 5-2 against the spread in their last seven road games versus an opponent with a home winning percentage of greater than .600. On the other side, the Golden Eagles have failed to cover in 10 of their last 13 games after scoring more than 90 points in their previous contest.
SATURDAY COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: CREIGHTON BLUEJAYS +4