Gardner-Webb vs. Duke Free Pick
DURHAM, NC (The Spread) – Duke will look to knock off the rust when it takes on Gardner-Webb, its first opponent since knocking off Michigan on December 3. Tipoff is set for 7:00PM ET at Cameron Indoor Stadium.
ODDS: Oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv have installed Duke as a 25.5-point favorite over Gardner-Webb, while the over/under total is currently sitting at 151 points. The Runnin’ Bulldogs are 6-5 overall and 1-4 on the road this season, while the Blue Devils enter play tonight with a 7-2 record overall and are a perfect 6-0 at home.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Blue Devils opened as 24.5-point favorites but the spread has been bet up to 25.5 or 26, depending on what sports book you view. As for the total, it opened at 153 and has been bet down to 151 at the majority of online and Vegas sports books.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the wagers placed on tonight’s game, 63% of college basketball public bettors currently favor Duke. This information is subject to change, however, so make sure you click on the link provided for the most up-to-date public betting numbers.
NCAA FREE PICK: Take the under. According to the latest college basketball trends, the under is 5-1 in Duke’s last six games overall, 5-1 in its last six non-conference games and 4-1 in its last five home games overall. The under is also 7-0-1 in Gardner-Webb’s last eight non-conference games, 6-1 in its lat seven games overall and 5-1-1 in its last seven road games.
COLLEGE BASKETBALL FREE PICK: DUKE/GARDNER-WEBB UNDER 151