Indiana State-Drake: Dave's College Basketball Picks, March 5

dave darbySenior Analyst IMarch 4, 2009

Indiana State (10-20, 7-11) Vs. Drake (17-14, 7-11)

Game played at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Mo

Line: Drake -3


Indiana State ended their regular season with a 69-52 blowout of last place Missouri State on Saturday. Indiana committed just five turnovers against 15 assists.


Missouri State was the opposite, with 15 turnovers and five assists.


The Sycamores won six out of their last seven games to close out the regular season.


Drake fell to Bradley 75-77 in double overtime on Saturday. The loss was the fourth loss in the last six games for the Bulldogs. Drake split with Indiana State during the regular season with each team winning at home.



Indiana State is 14-14 against the spread, including 9-5 on the road.

Drake is 13-13 against the spread, including 7-5 on the road.


Wrong team favored here.


Indiana State has become one of the better teams in the Missouri Valley conference over the last two months. The Sycamores just dug too big of a hole to climb out of with their poor start.


Dave’s Pick: Indiana State +3


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