Baylor vs. Arizona State Prediction
The defending national champion Baylor Bears will put their undefeated record on the line Wednesday night when they take on 2-2 Arizona State at 7:30 p.m. ET in the Bad Boy Mowers Battle 4 Atlantis on ESPN. Is 13 points too many to lay with the Bears?
749 Baylor Bears (-13) at 750 Arizona State Suns Devils (+13); o/u 142.5
7:30 p.m. ET, Imperial Arena, Nassau, Bahamas
Baylor Bears DFS Snapshot
Baylor announced that Adam Flagler (hand) is expected to be available for Wednesday's game against Arizona in the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament in The Bahamas, Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports reports. Flagler sat out Saturday in Baylor's 86-48 win over Stanford with a left hand injury but his absence looks like it will last just one game. In three outings this season, Flagler is averaging 7.7 points, 2.7 assists, 2.0 rebounds and 1.3 three-pointers in 17.7 minutes per contest.
Arizona State Sun Devils DFS Snapshot
Marcus Bagley (knee) didn't travel to the Bahamas for the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament beginning Wednesday versus Baylor, 247Sports.com reports. Bagley missed much of last season due to various leg injuries and has begun the 2021-22 campaign in a similar fashion, missing time after taking part in just the first three games. This time around, the knee is the problem for the sophomore, who will skip out on the Battle 4 Atlantis, making Dec. 1 against Washington State the next chance for him to suit up for the Sun Devils.
College Basketball Betting Prediction
The Bears are 8-1 against the spread in their last nine games overall, are 7-1 against the number in their last eight games as a favorite and are 17-4 at the betting window in their last 21 games after allowing less than 50 points in their previous game. On the other side, the Sun Devils are 3-10-1 against the spread in their last 14 games as an underdog, are 1-8 against the number in their last nine games following an ATS win and are 1-5-1 ATS in their last seven neutral site games as an underdog.
COLLEGE BASKETBALL BETTING PREDICTION: BAYLOR BEARS -13