Who will WIN this matchup?
DePaul Blue Demons (18-15)
@ South Florida Bulls (22-13)
DePaul Blue Demons: (+110)
South Florida Bulls: (-130)
• The spread for the game us South Florida by 2 points.
• Strus is averaging 20 points per game and shooting 84.3 percent from the line, and the senior guard reached double figures for the 25th straight game in the semifinals. Reed’s performance against Coastal Carolina marked his second consecutive game with a career high in points. DePaul is one of the better shooting teams in the country, ranking 30th in the nation at 47.6 percent.
• Yetna topped the AAC with 9.7 rebounds per game and earned conference freshman of the year honors. Collins leads the team in scoring at 15.7 points per game, beginning the CBI with a career-best 31 points in a victory over Stony Brook. South Florida is 19th nationally in steals per game (8.3), with Laquincy Rideau averaging 2.91 per contest (fifth-best in the country) and Collins ranking 27th at 2.12.
• South Florida averages 13.7 offensive rebounds per game, sixth in the nation.
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