Marist vs. Fresno State - 11/26/14 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Fresno State Bulldogs (1-4) at Marist Red Foxes (0-4)
College Basketball: Wednesday, November 26, 2014 at 12:00 pm (Germain Arena)
The Line: Marist Red Foxes +9.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Fresno State Bulldogs and the Marist Red Foxes face off on Wednesday in college basketball action.
The Fresno State Bulldogs are having a rough go of it entering this game at 1-4 and losers of their last three. Fresno State landed in this spot after losing to ECU in the losers bracket game. FSU managed to shoot just 32.7 percent from the floor and 20.8 percent from beyond the three-point arc while falling to the Pirates. Julien Lewis had 23 points, Marvelle Harris had 12 points and eight rebounds, and Karachi Edo and Paul Watson each had seven points as only five Fresno players scored. His is going to be a long year for Fresno State.
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The Marist Red Foxes fell to 0-4 for the season as they lost to Hawaii their game on Tuesday. Marist shot just 32.1 percent from the floor and 25 percent from beyond the three-point arc and that simply doesn’t get it done. Chavaughn Lewis had 24 points and nine rebounds, Phillip Lawrence had 11 points, and Manny Thomas had five points. This season is obviously going to be a struggle for Marist.
Fresno State is 36-16-3 against the spread following a loss, 0-4-1 against the spread in their last five games, and 0-4-1 against the spread in their last five non-conference games. Marist is 5-16 against the spread in their last 21 neutral site games, 1-5 against the spread in their last six games, and 1-7 against the spread following a loss.
I don't feel comfortable laying this many points with a team this bad so my play is Marist.