Wright State vs. George Mason - 12/23/14 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
George Mason Patriots (3-6) at Wright State Raiders (8-4)
College Basketball: Tuesday, December 23, 2014 at 7:00 pm (Nutter Center)
The Line: Wright State Raiders -6 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Wright State Raiders and the George Mason Patriots face off on Tuesday in college basketball action.
The Wright State Raiders are 8-4 this season and they have won their last four games. Wright State is averaging 68.5 points and they are shooting 44.8 percent while defensively they are allowing 67 points and their opponents are shooting 44.5 percent. JT Yoho is averaging 17.9 points and 7.7 rebounds to lead the Raiders. Chrishawn Hopkins is averaging 10.4 points, Joe Thomasson is averaging 12 points and 6.2 rebounds, and Reggie Arceneaux is averaging 9.1 points. Wright State is 3-0 at home this season.
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The George Mason Patriots are 4-6 this season and they have won their last two games. GMU is averaging 65.6 points and their opponents are shooting 39.7 percent while defensively they are allowing 67 points and their opponents are shooting 44.5 percent. Patrick Holloway is averaging 13.4 points per game to lead the Patriots. Marquise Moore is averaging 11.8 points, Shevon Thompson is averaging 11.6 points and 11.0 rebounds, and Jalen Jenkins is averaging 8.3 points.
Wright State is 4-1 against the spread in their last five games, 4-1 against the spread against a team with a losing record, and 1-4-1 against the spread against the A-10. George mason is 6-2 against the spread in their last eight road games, 0-4 against the spread against the Horizon League, and 17-40 against the spread following a win.
I like the way George Mason played last time out and I see it carrying over here against a softer opponent so the points here are a solid play.