TCU Horned Frogs vs. West Virginia Mountaineers - 1/4/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
West Virginia Mountaineers (12-1) at TCU Horned Frogs (8-5)
College Basketball: Monday, January 4, 2016 at 7:00 pm (TCU Recreation Center)
The Line: TCU Horned Frogs +10 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The TCU Horned Frogs will host the West Virginia Mountaineers this Monday.
TCU comes into this game with a 8-5 record and are currently ranked 9th in the Big 12. The Horned Frogs have won 4 out of their last 5 games with their most recent game being a 69-48 loss to Oklahoma State. Through 13 games this season the leading scorer for the Horned Frogs has been Vladimir Brodziansky who is averaging 13.2 points per game and 5.5 rebounds. Malique Trent is second on the team with 12.1 points per game and 3.0 rebounds with 3.3 assists.
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The West Virginia Mountaineers come into this game with a 12-1 record and are currently 2nd in the Big 12. The Mountaineers are on a 5 game winning streak with their most recent game being a 87-83 road victory over Kansas State. Through 13 games this season the leading scorer for the Mountaineers has been Devin Williams who is averaging 14.8 points per game and 8.8 rebounds. Jevon Carter is second on the team with 12.5 points per game. West Virginia will try to make it 6 wins in a row with a win against TCU.
The West Virginia Mountaineers are 5-1 against the spread in their last 6 Monday games. The Mountaineers are 1-4 against the spread in their last 5 games following a win. TCU is 4-1 against the spread in their last 5 games following a loss of more than 20 points. The Horned Frogs are 1-7 against the spread in their last 8 Monday games.
TCU was embarrased last time out on the road against Oklahoma State while West Virginia has been rolling winning 5 games in a row. This is a tough game to predict with the spread. I like West Virginia to win this game and il take them to cover the spread barely.