Lafayette Leopards vs Duke Blue Devils 11/19/2021 Picks Predictions Previews
The Lafayette Leopards of the Patriot League will go against the #7 Duke Blue Devils of the Atlantic Coast Conference in NCAAB action in Cameron Indoor Stadium Durham, NC, on Friday, November 19, 2021, at 8:00 PM (EST).
After a 0-3 opening to the season, the Lafayette Leopards head to this match. Last year, the Leopards finished 9-5 and are looking to make a splash in the Patriot Conference this year.
Tyrone Perry is the Leopards’ highest scorer with 14.7 points per game on 44 percent shooting from the field. Kyle Jenkins, who is averaging 13.7 points per game, is another scoring danger. Neal Quinn, a seven-footer, is a force down low, producing 11 points and 8.3 rebounds a game.
- The University of Lafayette is 2-3 in their last 5 matches.
- The Leopards are 3-2 in their road matches against the spread.
- The totals went OVER in 6 of Lafayette’s 7 last matches at home.
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Duke is returning from a victory over Gardner-Webb on Tuesday night, in which six players scored in the double digits. Duke set season highs with 92 points scored, 52 points permitted, and 10 three-pointers.
Duke allowed opponents to shoot just .374 from the field, .263 from the three-point range, and average 9.3 steals per game in four matches. The Devils forced opponents to commit 60 turnovers and are outscoring them by more than a factor of two in points-off-turnover efficiency (76-33).
Last season, the Blue Devils finished 13-11 and are looking to send Coach Koff on a high note with a long postseason run.
Paolo Banchero, a super freshman producing 17 points and 8.5 rebounds per game, is the Blue Devils’ player to observe. Banchero’s participation in the Lafayette game is uncertain due to a recent DWI violation.
Regardless of Banchero’s availability, the Blue Devils will rely on Wendall Moore Jr. to perform a key role. Moore has a 15-point and 6-rebound game average.
- The University of Duke Blue Devils is 2-3 in their last 5 games.
- The Blue Devils are 3-4 in their road matches against the spread.
- The totals went OVER in 6 of Duke’s 10 previous matches at home.
Lafayette Leopards vs #7 Duke Blue Devils. The NCAAB pick for this game is the #7 Duke Blue Devils. Lafayette’s only chance is if Duke becomes overconfident or overlooks the Leopards. That is the only way the Duke squad can lose in this game.
The Lafayette offense underperformed this season, but the defense performed admirably enough to score several victories. In this match, Duke is expected to roll over Lafayette and comfortably win. The #7 Duke Blue Devils will win to a predicted score of 88-63.
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Lafayette Leopards vs Duke Blue Devils Predictions 11/19/2021
NCAAB Starting Time: 8:00 PM (EDT)
Location: Cameron Indoor Stadium Durham, NC, USA
Date: Friday, November 19, 2021
NCAAB Odds: Duke Blue Devils -24.5
NCAAB Totals: 152.5