Wichita State vs. Alabama 11/27/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Alabama Crimson Tide (2-2) vs. Wichita State Shockers (2-2)
College Basketball: Friday, November 27, 2015 at 12:00 pm
The Line: Wichita State Shockers -10 -- Over/Under: 137.5 See the Latest Odds
The Wichita State Shockers and the Alabama Crimson Tide face off on Friday in college basketball action.
The Wichita State Shockers are 2-2 and are coming off of a loss to USC on Thursday. Wichita State is averaging 75 points and they are shooting 40.1 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 66.5 points and their opponents shoot 42.2 percent from the floor. Ron Baker leads the Shockers averaging 21.5 points per game. Anton Grady is averaging 10.5 points and 6.0 rebounds, Landry Shamet is averaging 8.7 points, and Markis McDuffie is averaging 6.3 points. It has been a disappointing start to the season for Wichita State.
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The Alabama Crimson Tide are 2-2 this season and they have alternated wins and losses. Alabama is averaging 68.8 points and they are shooting 41.7 percent while defensively they are allowing 75.2 points and their opponents are shooting 41.7 percent. Retin Obasohan leads the Crimson Tide averaging 11 points per game. Shannon Hale is averaging 10.8 points, Justin Coleman is averaging 9.3 points, and Dazon Ingram is averaging 8.5 points. Alabama’s games against quality opponents have ben lopsided losses.
Wichita State is 2-5 against the spread following a loss, 1-6 against the spread in their last seven games, and 1-6 against the spread in their last seven non-conference games. Alabama is 15-5-1 against the spread following a loss, 1-6 against the spread in their last seven neutral site games, and 20-8-1 against the spread following a game that they didn’t cover the point spread.
Wichita State is favored by 10 here which if Fred Van Vleet was playing wouldn't be an issue but even without hom it's a lean to the Shockers as Alabama is terrible.