Ball State Cardinals vs. Miami (Ohio) RedHawks - 1/16/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Miami (Ohio) RedHawks (6-10) at Ball State Cardinals (11-5)
College Basketball: Saturday, January 16, 2016 at 2:00 pm (Worthen Arena)
The Line: Ball State Cardinals -9 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Ball State Cardinals will host the Miami Ohio Red Hawks this Saturday.
The Ball State Cardinals come into this game with a 11-5 record and are currently 2nd in the MAC West Division. The Cardinals most recent game was a 74-64 win over Western Michigan. Through 16 games this season the leading scorer for the Cardinals has been Ryan Weber who is averaging 13.1 points per game and 4.1 rebounds. Second on the team is Franko House who is scoring 11.7 points per game and 5.4 rebounds.
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The Miami Ohio Red Hawks come into this game with a 6-10 record and are currently 6th in the MAC East Division. The Red Hawks are currently on a 6 game losing streak and will try to snap it with a win over Ball State. Through 16 games this season the leading scorer for the Red Hawks has been Eric Washington who is averaging 15.1 points per game and 4.4 assists. Geovonie MccKnight is second on the team with 13.1 points per game and 3.8 rebounds.
The Miami Ohio Red Hawks are 0-5 against the spread in their last 5 Saturday games. The Red Hawks are 2-6-1 against the spread in their last 9 games overall. Ball State is 3-7 against the spread in their last 10 home games. The Cardinals are 3-7 against the spread in their last 10 Saturday games.
Miami Ohio has been sturggling badly losing their last 6 games. Ball State on the other hand has been much better and should be able to get a win here. Im taking Ball State to cover the 9 points at home against a struggling Miami Ohio team.