Memphis at Creighton 3/22/19 - College Basketball Picks & Predictions
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Memphis Tigers vs. Creighton Bluejays
NCAAB: 8:30 PM EST
Mar. 22, 2019
Latest Odds : CRE -5 Total 158
On Friday, the Memphis Tigers visit CHI Health Center Omaha in Omaha, Nebraska to play the Creighton Bluejays in an NIT second round matchup. The Tigers defeated the San Diego Toreros on Tuesday night 74-60 in their first round game. Jeremiah Martin led Memphis with 21 points in the win, while Tyler Harris scored 16.
Creighton reached the second round of the NIT after defeating the Loyola-Chicago Ramblers on Tuesday 70-61. Martin Krampelj led the Bluejays with 17 points, while Marcus Zegarowski chipped in with 12 points and three other Creighton players scored in double figures.
Jeremiah Martin is the leading scorer and leader in assists with averages of 19.6 points and 4.4 assists per game. Kyvon Davenport is the second leading scorer and leader in rebounder for Memphis with averages of 13.2 points and 7.0 rebounds per game. Memphis is shooting 45.9% from the field and 32.8% from 3-point territory.
Ty-Shon Alexander leads the Bluejays in scoring and is second in assists with averages of 16.2 points and 2.6 assists per game. Martin Krampelj leads the team in rebounding with an average of 7.0 per game, while Martin Zegarowski is the assists leader with an average of 3.3 per game. Creighton is shooting 48.5% from the field and 39.6% from 3-point territory.
Recent Betting Trends:
Memphis is 4-0 ATS in its last 4 on the road
The UNDER has cashed in each of the Tigers last 7
Creighton is 4-0 ATS in its last 4 at home
The UNDER has cashed in 11 of the Bluejays last 14
Free Betting Pick: Memphis Tigers +5
Memphis has covered the number in 7 of the last 9 overall while going 7-2 SU over the same period and losing in the final of the American Athletic Conference championship game. Creighton has performed even better going 6-1 SU and ATS over its last 7 losing to just Xavier. Look for a tight game with the Bluejays using home court to win. Final Score Prediction, Creighton Bluejays win but fall short ATS 79-76.