Fresno State vs. East Carolina - 11/25/14 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
East Carolina Pirates (2-2) at Fresno State Bulldogs (1-3)
College Basketball: Tuesday, November 25, 2014 at 12:00 pm (Save Mart Center)
The Line: Fresno State Bulldogs -4.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The East Carolina Pirates and the Fresno State Bulldogs face of on Tuesday afternoon in college basketball action.
The East Carolina Pirates fell to 2-2 for the season as they were drilled by Wisconsin-Green Bay in their tournament opener on Monday. For the season ECU is averaging 64 points and shooting 40.2 percent from the floor while allowing 74.5 points per game and their opposition shoots 49 percent in their games against D-1 opponents. Terry Whisant II is averaging 16 points and 4.0 assists, Caleb White is averaging 14 points, and B.J. Tyson is averaging 13 points. Jeff Lebo’s team looks to be headed for a long season as the schedule gets nothing but tougher.
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The Fresno State Bulldogs fell to 1-3 for the season as the dropped Monday’s game to Evansville by six points. For the season Fresno State is averaging 59.3 points and they are shooting 42 percent from the field while defensively they are allowing 73.3 points and their opponents are shooting 45.6 percent. Julien Lewis is averaging 14.8 points, Paul Watson is averaging 13 points, and Marvelle Harrris is averaging 12.2 points and 5.0 rebounds. Like their opponent, Fresno State’s win came against D-ii competition.
East Carolina is 4-1 against the spread following a game that they didn’t cover the spread, 4-9 against the spread following a loss, and 1-4-1 against the spread in their last six games. Fresno State is 0-3-1 against the spread in their last four games, 6-23-1 against the spread in their last 30 neutral site games, and 36-15-3 against the spread following a loss.
The line for this one isn’t out as of yet so please check back and I will update this with my free pick.Neither of these teams are very good but ECU just looked a lot worse yesterday so I will lay the points with Fresno State.