Fresno State vs. New Mexico - 2/28/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
New Mexico Lobos (14-14) at Fresno State Bulldogs (13-15)
College Basketball: Saturday, February 28, 2015 at 10:00 pm (Save Mart Center)
The Line: Fresno State Bulldogs -2.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The New Mexico Lobos and Fresno State Bulldogs play Saturday at the Save Mart Center.
The New Mexico Lobos look to snap a seven-game losing streak. On the season, New Mexico is averaging 62.6 points on 43.6 percent shooting and is allowing 60.4 points on 39.8 percent shooting. Deshawn Delaney is averaging 12 points and 5.5 rebounds while Hugh Greenwood is averaging 11.8 points and 3.3 assists. Obij Aget is grabbing five rebounds and Devon Williams is shooting 44.9 percent from the field. The New Mexico Lobos have six players averaging at least six points, and they’re shooting 66.5 percent from the line and 31.6 percent from deep. Defensively, New Mexico is allowing 31.2 percent shooting from beyond the arc and has given up 66 or less points in six of its last nine games.
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The Fresno State Bulldogs look for a win after splitting their last six. On the season, Fresno State is averaging 63.9 points on 41.7 percent shooting and is allowing 67 points on 43.6 percent shooting. Marvelle Harris is averaging 17.4 points and 5.2 rebounds while Julien Lewis is averaging 11.6 points and 1.1 assists. Cezar Guerrero is dishing 2.1 assists and Paul Watson is grabbing 4.6 rebounds. The Fresno State Bulldogs have four double-digit scorers, and they’re shooting 69.7 percent from the line and 31.2 percent from deep. Defensively, Fresno State is allowing 35.4 percent shooting from deep and has given up 64 or less points in five of its last 10 games.
The Lobos are 0-4 ATS in their last 4 road games and 0-7 ATS in their last 7 games overall. The Bulldogs are 1-3-1 ATS in their last 5 home games and 2-5-1 ATS in their last 8 games following a ATS win. The Lobos are 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings.
The New Mexico Lobos have thrown in the towel on the season and have shown no signs of turning things around. Take Fresno State at home and the small number.