|Game||Villanova Wildcats vs DePaul Blue Demons|
|Date & Time||Tuesday January 14, 2020, 8:30 PM (EST)|
The William B. Finneran Pavilion Villanova, PA
VILL -10 Total 139
The DePaul Blue Demons visit Finneran Pavilion in Villanova, Pennsylvania on Tuesday to play the No. 16 ranked Villanova Wildcats. DePaul fell to 12-4 overall and 0-3 in the Big East following it's 74-67 loss to St John's on Saturday. DePaul went cold in the final two minutes of play missing four shots including three attempts from 3-point territory. Jalen Butz led DePaul in the loss with 17 points.
Charlie Moore leads DePaul in scoring and assists with averages 15.8 points and 6.8 assists per game. Paul Reed is the second leading scorer and leading rebounder with averages of 15.4 points and 11.1 rebounds per game. Four players for DePaul are averaging double figures in scoring.
Villanova improved to 12-3 overall and 3-1 in the Big East following its 80-67 victory on Saturday over the Georgetown Hoyas. Saddiq Bey led the Wildcats with 33 points. Bey hit 8 baskets from 3-point territory to establish his new career high for points. The Wildcats have now won two straight after losing to Marquette in their only conference loss out of four games.
Saddiq Bey is the leading scorer for Villanova with an average of 15.3 points per game. Collin Gillespie is the second leading scorer and the leader and assists with averages of 14.7 points and 4.6 assists per game. Jeremiah Robinson-Earl is the leading rebounder for the Wildcats with an average of 9.4 per game. Five players for Villanova are averaging double-figures in scoring.
Recent Betting Trends
- DePaul is 1-4-1 ATS in its last 6
- The OVER has cashed in 4 of the Blue Demons last 6
- Villanova is 3-1-1 ATS in its last 5
- The UNDER has cashed in each of the Wildcats last 5
Villanova has bounced back from its only loss in Big East action with two straight victories straight up and against the spread. On the other hand, DePaul has lost each of its last three games straight up and has failed to cover each of its last three. The Blue Demons had won 12 of their first 13 games before beginning the Big East schedule in earnest and have now lost three straight. Final Score Prediction, Villanova Wildcats win and cover ATS 77-66.