South Dakota vs. Oral Roberts - 2/6/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Oral Roberts Golden Eagles (11-13) at South Dakota Coyotes (10-14)
College Basketball: Saturday, February 6, 2016 at 3:00 pm (DakotaDome)
The Line: South Dakota Coyotes -2.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Oral Roberts Golden Eagles and South Dakota Coyotes meet Saturday afternoon at The DakotaDome.
The Oral Roberts Golden Eagles could use a win after losing 10 of their last 13 games. The Oral Roberts Golden Eagles are averaging 74.2 points on 45.1 percent shooting and allowing 78.7 points on 46.1 percent shooting. Obi Emegano is averaging 23 points and 4.4 rebounds while Jalen Bradley is averaging 9.4 points and two assists. Albert Owens is grabbing 4.9 rebounds and Kris Martin is dishing 1.1 assists. The Oral Roberts Golden Eagles are shooting 37.9 percent from beyond the arc and 73.6 percent from the free throw line. The Golden Eagles are allowing 37.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 36 rebounds per game. The Oral Roberts Golden Eagles have lost 12 of their last 17 road games.
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The South Dakota Coyotes also need a win after losing seven of their last eight games. The South Dakota Coyotes are averaging 75.9 points on 46.4 percent shooting and allowing 81 points on 46.7 percent shooting. Casey Kasperbauer is averaging 13.2 points and two assists while Tre Burnette is averaging 13.1 points and 6.3 rebounds. Shy McClelland is the third double-digit scorer and Dejon Davis is dishing 2.5 assists. The South Dakota Coyotes are shooting 36.6 percent from beyond the arc and 67.2 percent from the free throw line. The Coyotes are allowing 39.8 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33 rebounds per game. The South Dakota Coyotes have split their last 14 home games.
The Golden Eagles are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 road games and 4-10 ATS in their last 14 games overall. The Coyotes are 3-0-1 ATS in their last 4 games following a double-digit loss at home. The road team is 3-1-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings.
Neither of these teams are in good form right now and both could also be better ATS. However, the Coyotes are at home and we're getting small chalk with them, so South Dakota is the pick here with low confidence.