Wisc-Green Bay Phoenix vs. Toledo Rockets - 12/6/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Toledo Rockets (5-2) at Wisc-Green Bay Phoenix (4-3)
College Basketball: Sunday, December 6, 2015 at 3:00 pm (Resch Center)
The Line: Wisc-Green Bay Phoenix -1.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: ESPN 3
The Toledo Rockets will travel to play the Green Bay Phoenix in a non-conference game on Sunday.
The Green Bay Phoenix are 4-3 and are coming off of a win against SIU-Edwardsville by a score of 87-69. Green Bay sprinted out to an early lead and led by 26-points at halftime. Jordan Fouse led Green Bay with 22 points, 6 rebounds, and 6 assists. Charles Cooper added 15 points and 8 rebounds for Green Bay. Green Bay was out rebounded by a total of 43-40 and had 24 assists in their victory. Green Bay is averaging 83.4 points per game while giving up 84.5 points per game. Green Bay is also averaging 41.7 rebounds per game and 12.9 assists per game. Carrington Love is averaging 19 points per game and 3.1 assists per game for Green Bay. Jordan Fouse is averaging 12.3 points per game and 9.6 rebounds per game for Green Bay. Green Bay is shooting 62.6% on free throws, 34.1% on three-pointers, and 41.6% on all field goal attempts.
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The Toledo Rockets are 5-2 and are coming off of a win against Cleveland State by a score of 76-65. Toledo was leading by 13 points at halftime and cruised to the easy victory in the second half. Nathan Boothe had 17 points and 8 rebounds for Toledo. Jonathon Williams added 17 points and 3 assists for Toledo. Toledo out rebounded their opponent by a total of 36-26 and had 19 assists in their victory. Toledo is averaging 82.1 points per game while giving up 73 points per game. Toledo is also averaging 36 rebounds per game and 19.1 assists per game. Jonathon Williams is averaging 19 points per game and 2.6 assists per game for Toledo. Nathan Boothe is averaging 18.6 points per game and 9.3 rebounds per game. Toledo is shooting 71.8% on free throws, 36.5% on three-pointers, and 49% on all field goal attempts.
Toledo is 5-2 ATS in their last 7 non-conference games. The over is 4-1 in Toledo’s last 5 road games. Green Bay is 4-1 ATS in their last 5 home games. Green Bay is 9-4 ATS in their last 13 non-conference games. The over is 7-3-1 in Green Bay’s last 11 home games.
Both of these teams are high scoring, but Toledo plays much better defense than Green Bay. Green Bay may have a small rebounding advantage, but I think Toledo is the better team. Toledo shoots the ball very well and I believe that will be the difference. I am picking Toledo.