Authored by College Basketball Against The Spread Expert Analyst Charlie McDougall and produced by Charliessports.com for their 2014 Basketball game on Wednesday December 3, 2014 at 7:00 pm EST.
The (4-1) Dayton Flyers of the Atlantic-Ten Conference will take the 40 minute bus ride from their campus in the Miami Valley to the town of the cradle of coaches to take on the (2-4) Miami University Redhawks of the Mid-American Conference East division in 2014 College Basketball action. The team will play at Millett Hall in Oxford, Ohio. This Sports Handicapper was impressed with the Dayton Flyers and head coach Archie Miller in last year’s NCAA March Madness College Basketball Tournament, they made it all the way to the elite eight.Dayton may be even stronger this season. The Miami Redhawks are going to be competitive in the MAC East despite what the experts may think. The Opening betting line has Dayton as an eight-point road favorite Against The Spread, and the total is still pending for Wednesday Night’s game.
2014-15 Dayton Flyers are predicted to finish second in the very competitive A-10 Conference even though they lost four key players and 30 points per game in scoring. This years version of the Dayton Flyers have two very talented players in guard Jordan Sibert and 6’6 swingman Dyshawn Pierre, they will carry most of the load for Dayton. The Flyers are 7-1 Against The spread their last eight dating back to last season, and they are 3-1 vs. The number, going over the total once and staying under twice 2014 College Basketball Expert Betting Predictions this season. The Dayton Flyers strength is their backcourt this season and in College Basketball strong guard play can take you a long way. The key to a win Wednesday is to play their style, this is a rivalry game, and the Flyers must stay focused.
The 2014-15 Miami University Redhawks look to take another step in maturity this season but they have lost three in a row, last year the Redhawks were more than competitive winning nine conference games including their opener in the annual MAC Tournament. The betting odds under is 6-2-1 Miami-Ohio last nine at home and the under is also 17-6 their last 23 vs. Non MAC opponents. Miami has dropped three of their last four to the number against Dayton with the last three going over the total. Miami-University has three solid players led by junior Geovonie McKnight, who scored fourteen points in their last game a 70-68 loss to Elon College. The Redhawks must play inspired basketball to beat Dayton; these kids play in summer leagues so thing may get chippie.
Free Pick: Dayton-8.