George Mason vs. George Washington - 3/4/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
George Washington Colonials (18-11) at George Mason Patriots (8-19)
College Basketball: Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 7:00 pm (Patriot Center)
The Line: George Mason Patriots +4 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The George Mason Patriots and the George Washington Colonials face off on Wednesday at the Patriot Center in A-10 college basketball.
The George Mason Patriots are 9-19 this season and losers of seven of their last nine games as they play their final home game of the season. GMU is averaging 65 points and they are shooting 42.4 percent while defensively they are allowing 69.2 points and their opponents shoot 43.2 percent. Shevon Thompson leads the Patriots averaging 12.9 points and 11.5 rebounds per game. Patrick Holloway is averaging 11.5 points, Marquise Moore is averaging 9.0 points, and Isaiah Jackson is averaging 8.4 points. George Mason is 7-7 at home and 4-12 in the A-10.
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The George Washington Colonials are 18-11 this season and they have lost five of their last six games. GW is averaging 66.6 points and they are shooting 44 percent while defensively they are allowing 61.5 points and their opponents are shooting 40.3 percent. Patricio Garino leads the Colonials averaging 12.4 points and 5.0 rebounds per game. Kethan Savage is averaging 11.4 points and 5.0 rebounds, Kevin Larsen is averaging 11.1 points and 7.3 rebounds, and Joe McDonald is averaging 10.3 points and 6.1 rebounds. George Washington is 3-9 on the road and 8-8 in the A-10.
George Mason is 2-5 against the spread in their last seven home games, 19-43 against the spread following a win, and 1-5 against the spread against a team with a winning record. George Washington is 3-13-1 against the spread in their last 17 games, 5-16 against the spread against the A-10, and 5-1-2 against the spread on the road against a team with a losing home record.
My free pick in this one is on the total so please check back when the totals are posted.