George Washington Colonials vs. Rhode Island Rams - 1/22/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Rhode Island Rams (11-7) at George Washington Colonials (14-4)
College Basketball: Friday, January 22, 2016 at 7:00 pm (Charles E. Smith Center)
The Line: George Washington Colonials -5.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The George Washington Colonials will host the Rhode Island Rams.
The George Washington Colonials come into this game with a 14-4 record and are currently 5th in the Atlantic-10 Conference. The Colonials have won 2 of their past 3 games with their most recent game being a 77-70 loss to Dayton. Through 18 games this season the leading scorer for Colonials has been Tyler Cavanaugh who is averaging 17.2 points per game and 7.2 rebounds. Patricio Garino is second on the team with 12.5 points per game and 4.5 rebounds. The Colonials will try to bounce back with a win over Rhode Island.
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The Rhode Island Rams come into this game with a 11-7 record and are currently 6th in the Atlantic-10 Conference. The Rams are coming off of a 73-62 win over La Salle. Through 18 games this season the leading scorer for the Rams has been Hassan Martin who is averaging 12.8 points per game and 5.6 rebounds. Four McGlynn is second on the team with 12.3 points per game and 2.4 rebounds.
The Rhode Island Rams are 4-1 against the spread in their last 5 Friday games. The Rams are 2-9 against the spread in their 11 games following a win. The George Washington the Colonials are 8-2 against the spread in their last 10 home games. The Colonials are 0-6 against the spread in their last 6 Friday games.
The Rhode Island Rams are coming off of a win against La Salle and the Colonials have won 2 of thier last 3 games. I think George Washington is going to win this game big here at home. Take George Washington to cover at home.