CS Bakersfield vs. New Mexico State - 3/12/16 WAC Championship Pick, Odds, and Prediction
New Mexico State Aggies at CS Bakersfield Roadrunners (21-8)
College Basketball: Saturday, March 12, 2016 at 11:0 pm (Orleans Arena)
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The New Mexico State Aggies and CSU Bakersfield Roadrunners play Saturday in the WAC Championship.
The New Mexico State Aggies look for another win after beating the UMKC Kangaroos on Friday. The New Mexico State Aggies are averaging 72.1 points on 46.8 percent shooting and allowing 63.4 points on 38.8 percent shooting. Pascal Siakam is averaging 20.7 points and 11.7 rebounds while Ian Baker is averaging 13.8 points and 3.7 assists. Jalyn Pennie is grabbing 4.4 rebounds and Matt Taylor is dishing 2.7 assists. The New Mexico State Aggies are shooting 32.7 percent from beyond the arc and 67.8 percent from the free throw line. The Aggies are allowing 33.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 41 rebounds per game. The New Mexico State Aggies are 2-0 on neutral courts this season.
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The CSU Bakersfield Roadrunners look for another win after beating Seattle on Friday. The CSU Bakersfield Roadrunners are averaging 73.6 points on 45.2 percent shooting and allowing 64 points on 39.3 percent shooting. Aly Ahmed is averaging 13.6 points and 6.3 rebounds while Kevin Mays is averaging 12.5 points and one assist. Dedrick Basile is dishing 3.8 assists and Damiyne Durham is grabbing 3.1 rebounds. The CSU Bakersfield Roadrunners are shooting 33.4 percent from beyond the arc and 65.9 percent from the free throw line. The Roadrunners are allowing 32.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 39 rebounds per game. The CSU Bakersfield Roadrunners are 2-0 on neutral courts this season.
The Roadrunners are 8-0 ATS in their last 8 neutral site games and 10-1 ATS in their last 11 games overall. The Aggies are 44-20-4 ATS in their last 68 Saturday games and 1-6 ATS in their last 7 games following a ATS win.
New Mexico State is the best team in the WAC, so in a pick em for a spot to the big dance up for grabs, I'm siding with the Aggies.