Texas vs. Davidson Maui Prediction
A pair of 1-0 teams will meet in the Maui Invitational on Monday afternoon when No. 19 Texas takes on Davidson from the Harrah’s Cherokee Center in Asheville, NC. Are the Longhorns a safe play for bettors to cover the 8.5?
841 Texas Longhorns (-8.5) at 842 Davidson Wildcats (+8.5); o/u 137
12:00 p.m. ET, November 30, 2020
Venue: Harrah’s Cherokee Center, Asheville, NC
Texas vs. Davidson College Basketball Prediction
The Longhorns have covered the number in six of their last seven games overall, are 6-1 against the spread in their last seven games coming off a win and are 4-1 against the number in their last five games following an ATS win. Texas is also 5-2 against the number in its last seven games versus an opponent with a winning percentage above .600 and is 4-1 at the window in its last five games when facing an opponent with a winning record of any kind.
On the other side, the Wildcats are just 2-5 against the spread in their last seven games dating back to last season and have struggled in the underdog role, going 8-20-1 at the window in their last 29 games as a pup. They’re also winless at 0-6 against the spread in their last six neutral site contests and have dropped five of their last six games ATS when playing at a neutral site as an underdog.
COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: TEXAS LONGHORNS -8.5