Wisconsin vs. Houston Prediction
No. 12 Houston will look to stay unbeaten when it hosts Wisconsin at 5:00 p.m. ET in the Maui Jim Maui Invitational on ESPN. Will the Cougars also cover as a 5.5-point favorite?
655 Wisconsin Badgers (+5.5) at 656 Houston Cougars (-5.5); o/u 122.5
5:00 p.m. ET, Michelob Ultra Arena, Las Vegas, NV
Wisconsin Badgers DFS Snapshot
Jonathan Davis was in the starting lineup for Monday's game against Texas A&M. Davis had been dealing with a hell injury, but was already cleared last week. After missing last Monday's game and returned to the starting lineup for the first game of the Maui Invitational. He scored 21 points in the Badgers’ 69-58 win, while Brad Davison added 19.
Houston Cougars DFS Snapshot
Fabian White Jr. helped the Cougars knock off Butler 70-52 in the Maui Invitational on Monday afternoon. The Cougars dominated the Bulldogs defensively in the first half while White led the way offensively, scoring 21 points in the blowout win.
College Basketball Betting Prediction
Despite winning and covering yesterday against Texas A&M, the Badgers are just 3-8-1 against the spread in their last 12 neutral site games, are 5-15-2 against the number in their last 22 games coming off an ATS win and are 1-7-1 at the betting window in their last nine games coming off a straight up victory. As for the Cougars, they’re 10-3 against the number in their last 13 neutral site games as a favorite, are 17-7 against the spread in their last 24 games as a favorite and are 17-8 ATS in their last 25 games overall.
COLLEGE BASKETBALL BETTING PREDICTION: HOUSTON COUGARS -5.5