The contest between the Davidson Wildcats (3-4) and the Temple Owls (5-1) will take place at HP Field House. Action gets underway at 4 p.m. ET on Sunday, December 1, 2019.
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In the Owls’ last contest, they won big over the Texas A&M Aggies, 65-42. Quinton Rose was the game’s leading scorer with 19 points on 6-for-14 shooting. The Owls had an effective field goal percentage of 0.540 (above their season average of 0.445), while the Aggies had a free throw rate of 0.172 (below their season average of 0.273).
The Wildcats will look to maintain momentum after beating the Fairfield Stags in their last contest, 67-56. Davidson rallied around Jon Axel Gudmundsson, who put up 11 points and five rebounds. The Wildcats made 14 of their 16 free throws (87.5 percent) and had a turnover percentage of 13.2 (better than their season average of 15.7).
Temple should be expected to protect the ball well in this contest. Dating back to last season, Temple ranks 21st in the nation at avoiding errors (turnover percentage of 15.8 percent), while Davidson has forced the 81st-fewest turnovers (17.7 percent).
Temple Owls vs. Davidson Wildcats Prediction
College Basketball Pick: SU Winner – Davidson, ATS Winner – Davidson, O/U – Under
Betting Notes (2018-Present):
Davidson ranks 51st in three pointers attempted per game (25.6) while Temple ranks 216th in three pointers allowed per game (23.1).