North Dakota State vs. Montana State - 12/16/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Montana State Bobcats (5-4) at North Dakota State Bison (6-3)
College Basketball: Wednesday, December 16, 2015 at 8:00 pm (Scheels Arena)
The Line: North Dakota State Bison -13.5 -- Over/Under: 150 See the Latest Odds
The North Dakota State Bison and the Montana State Bobcats face off on Wednesday in college basketball action.
The North Dakota State Bison are 6-3 this season and they have won two of their last three games. NDSU is averaging 71.5 points and they are shooting 42.5 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 69.8 points and their opponents are shooting 45.8 percent. Paul Miller leads the Bison averaging 18.2 points and 5.2 rebounds. A.J. Jacobson is averaging 13.7 points, Malik Clements is averaging 9.6 points, and Dexter Werner is averaging 8.3 points and 6.3 rebounds. North Dakota State is playing their first home game after playing four road games in a row.
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The Montana State Bobcats are 5-4 this season and have won two of their last three games. Montana State is averaging 79.2 points and they are shooting 453.3 percent while defensively they are allowing 82.2 points and their opponents are shooting 48.1 percent. Marcus Colbert leads the Bobcats averaging 18.4 points per game. Tyler Hall is averaging 17.1 points and 5.2 rebounds, Danny Robison is averaging 9.0 points, and Sarp Gobeloglu and Zach Green are averaging 8.2 points each. Montana State has a win over Wyoming this season.
North Dakota State is 10-4 against the spread in their last 14 home games, 1-6 against the spread following a game that they didn’t cover the point spread, and 0-4 against the spread in their last four games. Montana State is 17-35-2 against the spread following a game that they covered the point spread, 8-20-1 against the spread following a win, and 1-4 against the spread against a team with a winning record.
This just looks like a big number so my play here is to take the points with the underdog.