Morehead State Eagles vs. Western Carolina Catamounts - 12/20/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Western Carolina Catamounts (4-6) at Morehead State Eagles (5-3)
College Basketball: Sunday, December 20, 2015 at 4:00 pm (Ellis Johnson Arena)
The Line: Morehead State Eagles -10.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Morehead State Eagles will face off against Western Carolina this Sunday.
The Morehead State Eagles come into this game with a 5-3 record and are 3rd in the Ohio Valley East Division. The Eagles come into this game on a two game losing streak with their most recent game being a 72-62 loss to the Pittsburgh Panthers. Through 8 games this season the leading scorer for Morehead has been Corban Collins who is averaging 11.8 points per game and 3.3 rebounds and 3.0 assists. Xavier Moon is second on the team with 9.0 points per game and 2.3 rebounds.
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Western Carolina comes into this game with a 4-6 record and are currently 7th in the Southern Conference. The Catamounts come into this game after beating Eastern Washington 97-80. Through 10 games this season the leading scorer for Western Carolina has been Mike Brown who is averaging 16.8 points per game and 6.1 rebounds with 2.9 assists. Torrion Brummitt is second on the team scoring 13.3 points per game and 5.9 rebounds. Western Carolina will try to pick up another win against Morehead State.
Western Carolina is 2-8-1 against the spread in their last 11 non-conference games. The Catamounts are 1-4-1 against the spread in their last 6 road games. Morehead State is 4-1-1 against the spread in their last 6 home games. The Eagles are 12-3-1 against the spread in their last 16 games overall.
Morehead State comes into this game on a 2 game losing streak although it was against Indiana and Pittsburgh 2 quality opponents. Western Carolina has been up and down all season and i think this will be another tough one for Western Carolina. Take Morehead State to cover at home.