UNC Greensboro vs. East Tennessee State - 2/6/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
East Tennessee State Buccaneers (14-9) at UNC Greensboro Spartans (9-14)
College Basketball: Saturday, February 6, 2016 at 5:00 pm (Greensboro Coliseum)
The Line: UNC Greensboro Spartans -1.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The East Tennessee State Buccaneers and UNC Greensboro Spartans meet Saturday at the Michael B. Fleming Gymnasium.
The East Tennessee State Buccaneers look for another win after winning seven of their last 10 games. The East Tennessee State Buccaneers are averaging 76.1 points on 45.3 percent shooting and allowing 76.5 points on 45.2 percent shooting. Ge'Lawn Guyn is averaging 17.6 points and 4.1 rebounds while T.J. Cromer is averaging 15.9 points and 2.9 assists. Deuce Bello is dishing 1.3 assists and Isaac Banks is grabbing six rebounds. The East Tennessee State Buccaneers are shooting 36 percent from beyond the arc and 70.5 percent from the free throw line. The Buccaneers are allowing 34.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 37 rebounds per game. The East Tennessee State Buccaneers have lost 10 of their last 15 road games.
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The UNC Greensboro Spartans look for consistency after splitting their last 10 games. The UNC Greensboro Spartans are averaging 71.1 points on 43 percent shooting and allowing 76.2 points on 46.5 percent shooting. Kayel Locke is averaging 12.9 points and 5.4 rebounds while Francis Alonso is averaging 12.8 points and two assists. RJ White is grabbing 7.1 rebounds and Diante Baldwin is dishing 5.1 assists. The UNC Greensboro Spartans are shooting 36.2 percent from beyond the arc and 69.3 percent from the free throw line. The Spartans are allowing 40.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 34 rebounds per game. The UNC Greensboro Spartans have won 10 of their last 14 home games.
The Buccaneers are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games following a ATS win and 1-4-1 ATS in their last 6 games overall. The Spartans are 8-2 ATS in their last 10 home games and 1-6 ATS in their last 7 Saturday games. The Buccaneers are 5-2 ATS in the last 7 meetings.
The Spartans are solid at home not just winning wise but covering as well. We can't say the same for the Bucs, especially on the road. In a toss up game, give me the home team.