Northeastern Huskies vs. Michigan State Spartans - 12/19/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Michigan State Spartans (11-0) at Northeastern Huskies (7-3)
College Basketball: Saturday, December 19, 2015 at 12:30 pm (Matthews Arena)
The Line: Northeastern Huskies +9 -- Over/Under: 137 See the Latest Odds
The Northeastern Huskies will take on the Michigan State Spartans this Saturday.
The Northeastern Huskies come into this game with a 7-3 record and are currently 4th in the CAA. The Huskies most recent game was a 75-62 loss to Stony Brook. Through 10 games this season the leading scorer for the Huskies has been David Walker who is averaging 12.5 points per game and 3.7 rebounds. Second on the team is Quincy Ford who is scoring 16.3 points per game and 6.8 rebounds. Northeastern will try to knock off the best team in the country.
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The Michigan State Spartans come into this game with a perfect 11-0 record and are currently 1st in the BIG Ten. The Spartans most recent game was a 58-52 victory over the University of Florida. Through 11 games this season the leading scorer for the Spartans has been Denzel Valentine who is scoring 18.6 points per game and 8.5 rebounds with 7.5 assists. Bryn Forbes is second on the team with 12.7 points per game and 2.2 rebounds. Michigan State will try to remain perfect with a win at Northeastern.
Michigan State is 6-1 against the spread in their last 7 games following an against the spread loss. The Spartans are 4-1 against the spread in their last 5 road games. The Huskies are 4-1 against the spread in their last 5 home games. Northeastern is 5-0 against the spread in their last 5 games vs. a team with a winning percentage over .600.
Northeastern comes into this game after a loss to Stony Brook and will now take on the best team in the country. Michigan State is coming off a win in which they struggled but i think they will bounce back here. Take Michigan State to cover the spread on the road.