The Butler Bulldogs (3-0) hope to remain unbeaten when they square off against the Wofford Terriers (2-1) at Hinkle Fieldhouse. The game starts at 8 p.m. ET on Saturday, November 16, 2019.
Wofford Terriers vs. Butler Bulldogs Betting Prediction
In the Terriers’ last contest, they were defeated by the William & Mary Tribe, 80-79. William & Mary’s 0.673 effective field goal percentage was their largest advantage over Wofford, who had a mark of 0.532. Wofford’s Trevor Stumpe played well, recording 16 points.
The Bulldogs were victorious over the Minnesota Golden Gophers in their last contest, 64-56. The Bulldogs had a much better turnover percentage (11.9 vs. 23.0) and had a better free throw rate (0.345 vs. 0.314). Kamar Baldwin was the top scorer from either team with 27 points on 10-for-24 shooting from the field.
It could be a tough game for Butler on the offensive glass. The Bulldogs rank 252nd in offensive rebounding percentage (26.5 percent), while Wofford ranks 34th in defensive rebounding percentage (75.4 percent) since last season. Additionally, the Terriers’ second-ranked offense (effective field goal percentage of 0.582) will battle against the Bulldogs’ 268th-ranked defense (effective field goal percentage allowed of 0.519).
Wofford Terriers vs. Butler Bulldogs Pick
Pick: ATS Winner – Wofford
Wofford ranks 23rd in blocks allowed per game (2.5) while Butler ranks 182nd (3.6).
The Terriers rank 49th in assists per game (15.1) while the Bulldogs rank 165th (13.4).
Wofford ranks third in rebounds allowed per game (29.2) while Butler ranks 112th (33.9).
The Terriers rank 32nd in three pointers attempted per game (26.8) while the Bulldogs rank 94th in three pointers allowed per game (21.1).
Butler ranks 38th in steals allowed per game (5.2) while Wofford ranks 63rd (5.5).