Florida International Golden Panthers vs. Charlotte 49ers - 1/28/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Charlotte 49ers (6-13) at Florida International Golden Panthers (11-9)
College Basketball: Thursday, January 28, 2016 at 7:00 pm (FIU Arena)
The Line: Florida International Golden Panthers -3 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The FIU Golden Panthers will host the Charlotte 49ers this Thursday.
The FIU Golden Panthers come into this game with a 11-9 record and are currently 4th in the C-USA. The Panthers have won their last 2 games with their most recent win being a 79-69 win over UTEP. Through 20 games this season the leading scorer for the Panthers has been Donte McGill who is averaging 16.9 points per game and 4.7 rebounds. Adrian Diaz is second on the team with 15.7 points per game and 8.3 rebounds.
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The Charlotte 49ers come into this game with a 6-13 record and are currently 8th in the C-USA. The 49ers have won their last 2 games with their most recent win being a 88-71 win over Western Kentucky. Through 19 games this season the leading scorer for the 49ers has been Braxton Ogbueze who is averaging 12.4 points per game and 2.2 assists. Andrien White is second on the team with 11.7 points per game and 3.7 rebounds.
The Charlotte 49ers are 4-0 against the spread in their last 4 road games. The 49ers are 4-1 against the spread in their last 5 Thursday games. FIU is 4-1 against the spread in their last 5 Thursday games. The Golden Panthers are 6-2 against the spread in their last 8 games overall.
Both of these teams have won their past 2 games. FIU has been the better team this season and should be able to win this game at home. Charlotte has struggled this whole season and being on the road i think this will be tough for them. Take FIU to cover at home.