Texas State Bobcats vs. Troy Trojans - 3/3/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Troy Trojans (9-20) at Texas State Bobcats (12-15)
College Basketball: Thursday, March 3, 2016 at 8:30 pm (Strahan Coliseum)
The Line: Texas State Bobcats -7 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Texas State Bobcats will host he Troy Trojans this Thursday.
The Texas State Bobcats come into this game with a 12-15 record and are currently 9th in the Sun Belt Conference. The Bobcats have lost their past 2 games with their most recent game being a 75-69 loss to Texas Arlington. Through 27 games this season the leading scorer for the Bobcats has been Emani Gant who is averaging 13.8 points per game and 7.5 rebounds. Kavin Gilder-Tilbury is second on the team with 11.8 points per game and 4.1 rebounds.
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The Troy Trojans come into this game with a 9-20 record and are currently 11th in the Sun Belt Conference. The Trojans have lost their past 3 games with their most recent game being a 66-51 loss to Louisiana Monroe. Through 29 games this season the leading scorer for the Trojans has been Wesley Person who is averaging 17.3 points per game and 3.4 rebounds. Jordon Varnado is second on the team with 13.5 points per game and 7.0 rebounds.
The Troy Trojans are 3-9 against the spread in their last 12 games overall. The Trojans are 2-5 against the spread in their last 7 road games. Texas State is 4-0 against the spread in their last 4 games overall. The Bobcats are 1-5 against the spread in their last 6 home games following 3 or more consecutive road games.
The Trojans have been roughed up lately dropping their past 3 games. Texas State hasnt been playing so well either losing their past 2 games. Texas State is still the better team here and should be able to cover at home.