Game: College Basketball: Buffalo v Kent State Preview, Handicapping, Analysis, Stats, NCAAB Betting Odds & Lines, Buffalo vs Kent State Picks & Buffalo vs Kent State Predictions
Date: Friday, Jan 25, 2019
Start time: 6:30 PM EST, Memorial Athletic and Convocation Center
TV Channel: CBSSN
Best Kent State Golden Flashes Lines: +9 (-110) Spread – BETONLINE
Over/Under 160½: – BOVADA
In a game from NCAA Basketball, we will see Buffalo at Kent State.
The Buffalo Bulls are currently 17-2 as Northern Illinois snapped their 6-game winning streak last time out. Buffalo struggled offensively- something that we’re not used to seeing. On the season, Buffalo is averaging 84.6 ppg on 45.9% shooting from the field. They are a great 3-point shooting team, averaging 9 three-pointers per game. Defensively, Buffalo is allowing their opponents to average 70.1 ppg on 41.7% shooting from the field.
The Kent State Golden Flashes improved to 15-4 after winning their last game against Toledo, 87-85 after overtime. Kent State trailed for the majority of the game but still managed to get back in the game and eventually win it. On the season, Kent State is averaging 76.9 ppg on 44.3% shooting from the field while allowing 72 points per game on 44.7% shooting.
Buffalo has won 6 of its last 8 games and the team possesses one of the most explosive offenses in the country, currently ranked 16th in points per game. Kent State showed defensive vulnerabilities in their last game and if they do not tighten up their defense, they will be in for a long day.