NCAAB Free Predictions

Butler vs Virginia Pick

When: 7:10 PM ET, Saturday, March 19, 2016
Where: PNC Arena, Raleigh, North Carolina
Line Virginia -7.5, Total : 131.5
TV: 7:10 p.m. ET, TBS

Butler vs Virginia Preview

Butler (22-10) has won at least one game in nine of their last 10 NCAA Tournament appearances. To keep pace with the Cavaliers, Butler may need more from senior forward Roosevelt Jones, who has a total of nine points on 2-of-17 shooting over his last two games.
Butler
Bulldogs are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 non-conference games.
Bulldogs are 8-1 ATS in their last 9 vs. Atlantic Coast.
Bulldogs are 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games overall.
Bulldogs are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games vs. a team with a winning % above .600.
Bulldogs are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games vs. a team with a winning straight up record.
Bulldogs are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 Saturday games.
Bulldogs are 20-5-1 ATS in their last 26 NCAA Tournament games.
Bulldogs are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games following a ATS win.
Bulldogs are 36-14-1 ATS in their last 51 neutral site games.
Bulldogs are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games following a straight up win.

Virginia (27-7) was knocked out in the Round of 32 in last season’s NCAA Tournament.
Virginia
Cavaliers are 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games vs. a team with a winning straight up record.
Cavaliers are 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games overall.
Cavaliers are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games following a straight up win.
Cavaliers are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games vs. a team with a winning % above .600.
Cavaliers are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games following a ATS win.
Cavaliers are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 neutral site games.
Cavaliers are 39-15-2 ATS in their last 56 Saturday games.
Cavaliers are 3-7 ATS in their last 10 vs. Big East.
Cavaliers are 4-10 ATS in their last 14 games after allowing less than 50 points in their previous game.
Cavaliers are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games following a straight up win of more than 20 points.

The public is 56% on the Butler Bulldogs to cover the spread. The point spread opened at UVA -6.5. The line movement indicates more money is being placed on the side of the Virginia Cavaliers to cover.

Score Prediction:
Virginia 72, Butler 71

Take the points and the over. Another good game to watch that should go down to the end.