Eastern Washington Eagles vs. Northern Arizona Lumberjacks - 1/16/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Northern Arizona Lumberjacks (3-12) at Eastern Washington Eagles (8-8)
College Basketball: Saturday, January 16, 2016 at 3:05 pm (Reese Court)
The Line: Eastern Washington Eagles -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Northern Arizona Lumberjacks will travel to play the Eastern Washington Eagles in a Big Sky game on Saturday.
The Eastern Washington Eagles are 8-8 (2-2) and are coming off of a win against Southern Utah by a score of 106-80. Eastern Washington has won their last 2 games, after starting conference play 0-2. Eastern Washington does have a win against Idaho, who is third in the conference. Eastern Washington is averaging 81.3 points per game while giving up 76.8 points per game. Eastern Washington is also averaging 32.1 rebounds per game and 13.3 assists per game. Austin McBroom is averaging 19.4 points per game and 3.5 assists per game for Eastern Washington. Felix Von Hofe is averaging 16.3 points per game and 3.5 rebounds per game for the Eagles. Eastern Washington is shooting 66.1% on free throws, 40% on three-pointers, and 49.1% on all field goal attempts.
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The Northern Arizona Lumberjacks are 3-12 (1-3) and are coming off of a loss to Idaho by a score of 83-76. Northern Arizona has really struggled this season, with their only conference win coming against Southern Utah. Northern Arizona is averaging 69.5 points per game while giving up 80.8 points per game. Northern Arizona is also averaging 36.4 rebounds per game and 11.6 assists per game. Kris Yanku is averaging 14.5 points per game and 4.9 assists per game for Northern Arizona. Ako Kaluna is averaging 12.1 points per game and 7.1 rebounds per game for the Lumberjacks. Northern Arizona is shooting 72.6% on free throws, 34.5% on three-pointers, and 38.9% on all field goal attempts.
Northern Arizona is 7-2 ATS in their last 9 Saturday games. Northern Arizona is 2-6 ATS in their last 8 road games. The over is 7-3 in Northern Arizona’s last 10 Saturday games. Eastern Washington is 5-1 ATS in their last 6 home games. Eastern Washington is 6-2 ATS in their last 8 conference games. The over is 7-1 in Eastern Washington’s last 8 games against a team with a losing record. The over is 6-1 in these two teams last 7 meetings.
Eastern Washington should have no problems against a poor Northern Arizona team. Northern Arizona has played awful defense, and Eastern Washington should be able to put up points and pull away.