Toledo vs. Ball State - 2/23/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Ball State Cardinals (18-9) at Toledo Rockets (16-11)
College Basketball: Tuesday, February 23, 2016 at 8:00 pm (Savage Arena)
The Line: Toledo Rockets -7 -- Over/Under: 139.5 See the Latest Odds
The Toledo Rockets and the Ball State Cardinals face off on Tuesday in MAC college basketball action.
The Toledo Rockets are 16-11 this season and they have lost their last two games. Toledo is averaging 78.3 points per game and they are shooting 46.1 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 71.5 points and their opponents are shooting 43.8 percent. Nathan Boothe leads the Rockets averaging 18.9 points and 9.1 rebounds per game. Jonathan Williams is averaging 18 points, Stuckey Mosley is averaging 10.6 points, and Jaelan Sanford is averaging 8.4 points. Toledo is 8-4 at home and 7-7 in the MAC.
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The Ball State Cardinals are 18-9 this season and they have won their last three games and five of their last six. Ball State is averaging 69.5 points per game and they are shooting 44.5 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 65.8 points and their opponents are shooting 40.3 percent. Franko House leads the Cardinals averaging 11.7 points and 5.2 rebounds per game. Bo Calhoun is averaging 11.3 points and 8.8 rebounds, Ryan Weber is averaging 10.7 points, and Francis Kiapway is averaging 9.0 points. Ball State is 5-5 on the road and 9-5 in the MAC.
Toledo is 0-3-1 against the spread after allowing more than 90 points in their previous game and 1-5 against the spread in their last six games against Ball State. Ball State is 6-1 against the spread in their last seven road games, 4-9 against the spread following a game that they covered the point spread, and 2-5 against the spread following a win. The road team has covered the point spread in six of the last eight meetings of these two.
We are getting a ton of points with Ball State so I will take them.