Arizona vs. Northern Arizona - 12/16/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Northern Arizona Lumberjacks (2-6) at Arizona Wildcats (9-1)
College Basketball: Wednesday, December 16, 2015 at 10:00 pm (McKale Center)
The Line: Arizona Wildcats -24 -- Over/Under: 148 See the Latest Odds
TV: Pac-12 Network
The Arizona Wildcats and the Northern Arizona Lumberjacks face off on Wednesday in college basketball action.
The Arizona Wildcats are 9-1 this season and they are ranked 12th in the nation. Arizona is averaging 76.7 points and they are shooting 46.8 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 62.7 points and their opponents are shooting 41.1 percent. Ryan Anderson leads the Wildcats averaging 15.6 points and 9.3 rebounds per game. Gabe York is averaging 14.1 points, Allonzo Trier is averaging 13.2 points, and Kaleb Tarczewski is averaging 8.6 points and 7.2 rebounds. Arizona has won their last four game since taking their lone loss to Providence.
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The Northern Arizona Lumberjacks are 2-6 this season and they have lost their last three games. NAU is averaging 69.7 points and they are shooting 36.6 percent while defensively they are allowing 85.7 points and their opponents are shooting 46.5 percent. Kris Yanku leads the Lumberjacks averaging 13.9 points per game. Ako Kaluna is averaging 11.6 points and 7.9 rebounds, Torry Johnson is averaging 11.3 points, and Jaleni Neely is averaging 10.9 points. Northern Arizona hasn’t played an overly difficult schedule.
Arizona is 4-0 against the spread in their last four games, 5-2 against the spread against a team with a losing record, and 13-6 against the spread following a game that they covered the point spread. Northern Arizona is 12-4-1 against the spread in their last 17 road games, 1-4 against the spread against the Pac-12, and 13-3-2 against the spread against a team with a winning record.
This just seems like a ton of points s I will take NAU and my chances with the points.