Butler vs Providence 3/12/20 - College Betting Picks & Odds
Butler Bulldogs vs. Providence Friars
CBB: 2:30 PM EST
Mar. 12, 2020
Latest Odds : BUT -1 Total 130.5
Butler managed to finish off the regular season sitting in the top 25. The Bulldogs managed to get 10-8 record in the Big East, but the overall record for the Bulldogs was able to sit at a 22-9 mark on the year. The Bulldogs last game on the year was a 72-71 win over Xavier.
The Bulldogs have ended up getting a total of 68.5 points a game scored. The defense for the Bulldogs allowed only 62.1 points a game. The Bulldogs have pulled down a total of 34.8 boards a game, but have ended up with 12.7 assist a game.
Providence finished the year actually ahead of the Bulldogs. The Friars ended up with a 12-6 record in the Big East on the year. Overall, though, the Friars ended up with a 19-12 record so far. The last game the Providence team took to the court in was a 93-55 win over DePaul.
This year the offense for Providence has ended up getting a total of 71.4 points a game. The defense for the Friars has allowed only 66.2 points a game. When it comes to cleaning up the missed shots the Friars have ended up getting 37.8 boards a game, but the Providence team has ended up with 14.4 assist a game.
Recent Betting Trends:
Butler are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
Butler are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games against Providence.
Providence are 6-0 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Providence's last 7 games.
Free Betting Pick: Providence Friars +1
The Providence team may not have been able to beat Butler in the first game on the year. However, the Friars have looked very impressive in their past few games and the Bulldogs barely beat the Muskies in the last game. Look for the Providence team to come into the game here and play great, but also to pull off the upset in the game like Providence did against so many teams this year. Final Score, Providence Friars win 72-68.