Bradley vs. Indiana State - 2/6/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Indiana State Sycamores (13-10) at Bradley Braves (3-21)
College Basketball: Saturday, February 6, 2016 at 8:00 pm (Carver Arena)
The Line: Bradley Braves +12.5 -- Over/Under: 125 See the Latest Odds
The Bradley Braves and the Indiana State Sycamores face off on Saturday in Missouri Valley Conference college basketball action.
The Bradley Braves are 3-21 this season and they have lost their last six games in a row. Bradley is averaging 54.6 points per game and they are shooting 36.6 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 71.3 points and their opponents are shooting 44.2 percent. Donte Thomas leads the Braves averaging 8.6 points and 5.3 rebounds per game. Dwayne Lautier-Ogunleye is averaging 8.5 points, Luuk van Breee is averaging 8.3 points, and Ronnie Suggs is averaging 8.3 points. Bradley is 2-9 at home and 1-10 in the MVC.
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The Indiana State Sycamores are 13-10 this season and they have won three of their last four games. ISU is averaging 70.2 points per game and they are shooting 40.6 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 68.8 points and their opponents are shooting 41.5 percent. Devonte Brown leads the Sycamores averaging 16.1 points and 5.0 rebounds per game. Brenton Scott is averaging 15.8 points, Khristian Smith is averaging 10.6 points and 5.5 rebounds, and Matt Van Scyoc is averaging 8.9 points. Indiana State is 2-7 on the road and 7-4 in the MVC.
Bradley is 5-13-1 against the spread against the MVC, 1-4 against the spread in their last five home games, and 8-21 against the spread against a team with a winning record. Indiana State is 6-2 against the spread following a game that they didn’t cover the point spread, 1-4-1 against the spread in their last six games, and 2-5 against the spread in their last seven road games against a team with a losing home record. The favorite has covered the point spread in 10 of the last 14 meetings of these two teams.
Bradley is horrible but with this many points at home they cover.