Portland State Vikings vs. CS Northridge Matadors - 12/17/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
CS Northridge Matadors (2-7) at Portland State Vikings (3-5)
College Basketball: Thursday, December 17, 2015 at 10:05 pm (Peter W Stott Center)
The Line: Portland State Vikings -5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Portland State Vikings will face off against CS Northridge this Thursday.
The Portland State Vikings come into this game with a 3-5 record and are 8th in the Big Sky. The Vikings have lost 3 games in a row and are in search of a win. Through 8 games this season the leading scorer of the Vikings has been Cameron Forte who is averaging 16.7 points per game and 8.7 rebounds with 2.0 assists. Second on the team is Bryce White who is averaging 11.8 points per game and 2.8 rebounds and 2.8 assists. Portland will try to get their must needed win against CS Northridge.
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The CS Northridge Matadors come into this game with a 2-7 record and are 9th in the Big West. The Matadors come into this game on a four game losing streak and are also in need of a win. Through 9 game this season the leading scorer of the Matadors has been Micheal Warren who is averaging 13.2 points per game and 4.1 rebounds with 1.8 assists. Second on the team is Travrion Dawson who is scoring 12.3 points per game and 7.6 rebounds with 1.7 assists. CS Northridge will try to get a win on the road against Portland State.
CSU Northridge is 1-5 against the spread in their last 6 games vs. Big Sky opponents. The Matadors are 4-1 against the spread in their last 5 road games vs. a team with a winning home record. Portland State is 4-1 against the spread in their last 5 games vs. Big West opponents. The Vikings are 1-4 against the spread in their last 5 games overall.
Both of these teams come into this game on losing streaks. I think Portland is the better team here and i think they should win here at home. CS Northridge has been really struggling and i think they will have a tough time on the road. Take Portland State to cover at home.