Colorado State Rams vs. Wyoming Cowboys - 2/20/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Wyoming Cowboys (12-15) at Colorado State Rams (14-12)
College Basketball: Saturday, February 20, 2016 at 4:00 pm (Moby Arena)
The Line: Colorado State Rams -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Wyoming Cowboys will travel to play the Colorado State Rams in a Mountain West game on Saturday.
The Colorado State Rams are 14-12 (6-7) and are coming off of a loss to Utah State by a score of 72-59. Colorado State has lost their last 2 games and is currently 6th in the Mountain West standings. Colorado State is averaging 80.2 points per game while giving up 77.7 points per game. Colorado State is also averaging 39.9 rebounds per game and 13.2 assists per game. Antwan Scott is averaging 16.4 points per game and 4.2 rebounds per game for Colorado State. John Gillon is averaging 12.3 points per game and 3.8 assists per game for the Rams. Colorado State is shooting 72.3% on free throws, 36.7% on three-pointers, and 43.2% on all field goal attempts.
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The Wyoming Cowboys are 12-15 (5-9) and are coming off of a loss to Fresno State by a score of 79-75. Wyoming has lost their last 2 games and is currently 9th in the Mountain West standings. Wyoming defeated Colorado State by a score of 83-76 in these two teams first meeting of the season. Wyoming is averaging 71.3 points per game while giving up 71 points per game. Wyoming is also averaging 31 rebounds per game and 12.6 assists per game. Josh Adams is averaging 23.4 points per game and 5.7 rebounds per game for Wyoming. Jason McManamen is averaging 13.8 points per game and 3.2 rebounds per game for the Cowboys. Wyoming is shooting 72.2% on free throws, 37.6% on three-pointers, and 43.8% on all field goal attempts.
Wyoming is 1-4 ATS in their last 5 road games. Wyoming is 2-6 ATS in their last 8 games. The over is 21-5 in Wyoming’s last 26 Saturday games. Colorado State is 1-4 ATS in their last 5 Saturday games. Colorado State is 3-8 ATS in their last 11 games following an ATS loss. The over is 5-1 in Colorado State’s last 6 Saturday games. The favorite is 8-1 ATS in these two teams last 9 meetings.
Both of these teams come into this game after losing their last 2 games. Colorado State is a much higher scoring team than Wyoming, while Wyoming is the better defensive team. Colorado State has the rebounding advantage and is at home for this matchup. I like Colorado State here.