Charlotte 49ers vs. Marshall Thundering Herd - 1/21/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Marshall Thundering Herd (9-9) at Charlotte 49ers (4-13)
College Basketball: Thursday, January 21, 2016 at 7:00 pm (Dale F. Halton Arena)
The Line: Charlotte 49ers +1 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Charlotte 49ers will host the Marshall Thundering Herd this Thursday.
The Charlotte 49ers come into this game with a 4-13 record and are currently 14th in the C-USA. The 49ers are currently on a 3 game losing streak with their most recent loss being a 74-72 loss to UAB. Through 17 games this season the leading scorer for the 49ers has been Braxton Ogbueze who is averaging 12.5 points per game and 2.2 assists. Andrien White is second on the team with 11.0 points per game and 3.5 rebounds.
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The Marshall Thundering Herd will come into this game with a 9-9 record and are currently 2nd in the C-USA. The Thundering Herd are on a 5 game win streak with their most recent win being a 94-90 win over Rice. Through 18 games this season the leading scorer for Marshall has been James Kelly who is averaging 19.4 points per game and 9.6 rebounds. Ryan Taylor is second on the team with 14.1 points per game and 6.8 rebounds with 3.6 assists.
Marshall is 4-0 against the spread in their last 4 Thursday games. The Thundering Herd are 4-0 against the spread in their last 4 road games. Charlotte is 4-0 against the spread in their last 4 home games. The 49ers are 8-0 against the spread in their last 8 games overall.
Charlotte has lost 3 games in a row but all by less than 3 points while Marshall has been rolling on a 5 game win streal. I think Charlotte finally gets a win and beats Marshall at home. Take the 49ers at home.