Eastern Washington Eagles vs. Weber State Wildcats - 3/5/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Weber State Wildcats (22-8) at Eastern Washington Eagles (16-13)
College Basketball: Saturday, March 5, 2016 at 5:05 pm (Reese Court)
The Line: Eastern Washington Eagles -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Weber State Wildcats will travel to play the Eastern Washington Eagles in a Big Sky game on Saturday.
The Eastern Washington Eagles are 16-13 (10-7) and are coming off of a loss to Idaho State by a score of 75-71. Eastern Washington has lost 3 games in a row and is currently tied for 5th in the Big Sky standings. Eastern Washington is averaging 82.6 points per game while giving up 77.7 points per game. Eastern Washington is also averaging 33.4 rebounds per game and 13.4 assists per game. Austin McBroom is averaging 21.2 points per game and 3.6 assists per game for Eastern Washington. Venky Jois is averaging 17 points per game and 8.9 rebounds per game for the Eagles. Eastern Washington is shooting 67.9% on free throws, 38.6% on three-pointers, and 49.6% on all field goal attempts.
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The Weber State Wildcats are 22-8 (14-3) and are coming off of a loss to Idaho by a score of 62-58. Weber State has won 6 of their last 7 games and is currently tied for 1st in the Big Sky standings. Weber State is averaging 76.9 points per game while giving up 66.2 points per game. Weber State is also averaging 38 rebounds per game and 13.6 assists per game. Jeremy Senglin is averaging 18 points per game and 3.6 rebounds per game for Weber State. Joel Bolomboy is averaging 17.6 points per game and 12.9 rebounds per game for the Wildcats. Weber State is shooting 67% on free throws, 36.7% on three-pointers, and 48.1% on all field goal attempts.
Weber State is 1-7 ATS in their last 8 games. Weber State is 0-4 ATS in their last 4 road games. The under is 12-5 in Weber State’s last 17 games. Eastern Washington is 9-3 ATS in their last 12 home games. The over is 5-2 in Eastern Washington’s last 7 home games. The underdog is 8-2 ATS in these two teams last 10 meetings.
Weber State has been impressive this season and only has 3 conference losses. Weber State has the edge defensively, but Eastern Washington has the higher scoring offense. Weber State rebounds the ball better, while Eastern Washington is the better shooting team. I like Weber State on the road.