UNC Greensboro Spartans vs. IUPU Fort Wayne Mastodons - 11/28/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
IUPU Fort Wayne Mastodons (4-1) at UNC Greensboro Spartans (2-1)
College Basketball: Saturday, November 28, 2015 at 7:00 pm (Greensboro Coliseum)
The Line: UNC Greensboro Spartans +2 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The IUPU-Fort Wayne Mastodons travel to meet the UNC Greensboro Spartans in Saturday action.
The IUPU-Fort Wayne Mastodons are penciled in as a top four squad in the Summit League but I don’t know if they are challengers. The Mastodons improved to 4-0 with a 57-53 win over Miami (Ohio) on Tuesday. This game was all about defense with the Mastodons holding a 41%-36.7% marksmanship edge with seven more free throws and a few more threes negating 16 more Miami (Ohio) looks. Mo Evans led all scorers with 15 points and seven assists with John Konchar adding 13 points and posting six pulls. Max Landis chipped in with ten points with four others combining for 19 points.
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I don’t know where the North Carolina-Greensboro Spartans are right now with their 2-1 record built on a pair of wins versus sub division squads. The Spartans tasted defeat for the first time in a 65-54 loss at Central Florida. The Knights connected at 46.6% which was decisive with UNC Greensboro hitting at 30% which negated eleven more looks at the basket. The Spartans only double digit scorer was Marvin Smith with 15 points on 6-14 from the floor with Clay Byrd and Francis Alonso netting nine points apiece. With Tevin Saddler leaving the team the Spartans are without possibly the best player in the conference.
The under is 8-3 in IPFW last 11 road games and IPFW are 36-14-3 ATS in their last 53 Saturday games while IPFW are 35-16-2 ATS in their last 53 road games. The under is 7-1 in the Spartans last 8 non-conference games. With no Saddler I’ll lay the basket…