Buffalo vs. Eastern Michigan - 2/6/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Eastern Michigan Eagles (11-11) at Buffalo Bulls (13-9)
College Basketball: Saturday, February 6, 2016 at 3:30 pm (Alumni Arena)
The Line: Buffalo Bulls -5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Eastern Michigan Eagles and Buffalo Bulls meet Saturday afternoon at the Alumni Arena.
The Eastern Michigan Eagles could use a victory after losing five of their last six games. The Eastern Michigan Eagles are averaging 79.3 points on 44.2 percent shooting and allowing 74.3 points on 41 percent shooting. Raven Lee is averaging 16 points and 1.6 assists while James Thompson IV is averaging 15.5 points and 10.9 rebounds. Willie Mangum IV is dishing two assists and Brandon Nazione is grabbing 6.2 rebounds. The Eastern Michigan Eagles are shooting 30.5 percent from beyond the arc and 72.6 percent from the free throw line. The Eagles are allowing 34.9 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 36.6 rebounds per game. The Eastern Michigan Eagles have lost 15 of their last 20 road games.
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The Buffalo Bulls look to stay hot after winning five of their last six games. The Buffalo Bulls are averaging 76.4 points on 43 percent shooting and allowing 74 points on 42.6 percent shooting. Lamonte Bearden is averaging 13.5 points and 3.5 assists while Blake Hamilton is averaging 11.9 points and 6.4 rebounds. Willie Conner is the third double-digit scorer and Jarryn Skeete is dishing 2.7 assists. The Buffalo Bulls are shooting 32.1 percent from beyond the arc and 70.7 percent from the free throw line. The Bulls are allowing 32.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 39.4 rebounds per game. The Buffalo Bulls have won 10 of their last 12 home games.
The Eagles are 3-9 ATS in their last 12 road games and 0-7 ATS in their last 7 Saturday games. The Bulls are 7-3 ATS in their last 10 Saturday games and 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games overall. The Eagles are 1-5 ATS in the last 6 meetings in Buffalo.
The home team has covered 10 of the last 12 meetings between these two teams. Add the fact Buffalo is playing far better basketball, and you have yourself a Bulls cover at home.