West Virginia vs. TCU - 2/13/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
TCU Horned Frogs (11-13) at West Virginia Mountaineers (19-5)
College Basketball: Saturday, February 13, 2016 at 12:00 pm (WVU Colliseum)
The Line: West Virginia Mountaineers -17.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The TCU Horned Frogs and West Virginia Mountaineers meet Saturday at the WVU Coliseum.
The TCU Horned Frogs look for a nice win after losing six of their last eight games. The TCU Horned Frogs are averaging 68 points on 41.1 percent shooting and allowing 69.2 points on 43.6 percent shooting. Malique Trent is averaging 11 points and three assists while Chauncey Collins is averaging 10.5 points and 3.2 rebounds. Vladimir Brodziansky is the third double-digit scorer and Karviar Shepherd is grabbing 5.8 rebounds. The TCU Horned Frogs are shooting 32.8 percent from beyond the arc and 67.3 percent from the free throw line. The Horned Frogs are allowing 32.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 34.7 rebounds per game. The TCU Horned Frogs have lost five straight road games.
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The West Virginia Mountaineers look for consistency after splitting their last eight games. The West Virginia Mountaineers are averaging 80.3 points on 45.8 percent shooting and allowing 65.8 points on 42.2 percent shooting. Jaysean Paige is averaging 14.2 points and 1.1 assists while Devin Williams is averaging 13.4 points and 8.8 rebounds. Daxter Miles Jr. is grabbing 2.3 rebounds and Jevon Carter is dishing 3.3 assists. The West Virginia Mountaineers are shooting 31.4 percent from beyond the arc and 66.3 percent from the free throw line. The Mountaineers are allowing 30.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 39.6 rebounds per game. The West Virginia Mountaineers have won 15 of their last 16 home games.
The Horned Frogs are 1-6 ATS in their last 7 road games and 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games overall. The Mountaineers are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 Saturday games and 7-3 ATS in their last 10 games overall. The Horned Frogs are 2-5 ATS in the last 7 meetings.
TCU has been a punching bag for the rest of the Big 12 this season and a trip to Morgantown isn't going to help. While I hate big chalk, WVU should win this one in ugly fashion.