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Butler vs Texas Tech Predictions

When: 12:40 PM ET, Thursday, March 17, 2016
Where: PNC Arena, Raleigh, North Carolina
TV: 12:40 p.m. ET, truTV
Line: Butler -4, Total: 148

Butler vs Texas Tech Preview

Butler (21-10) is a high scoring team averaging 80.6 points per game. Forwards Kelan Martin (16.1 points, 6.8 rebounds), Roosevelt Jones (14, 6.6) and Andrew Chrabascz (10.1 points) give the Bulldogs plenty of scoring options all over the court. Texas Tech (19-12) can score to with Toddrick Gotcher shooting 40 percent from behind the 3-point line and leads a balanced offensive attack – where seven players average at least eight points. Texas Tech got on a roll in February – winning five in a row, including three consecutive against top 25 teams – before a 1-3 finish capped by a loss to last-place TCU in the Big 12 tournament.

Score Prediction
Butler 81 – Texas Tech 70