Florida Gulf Coast vs. Bowling Green - 11/23/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Bowling Green Falcons (2-2) at Florida Gulf Coast Eagles (3-1)
College Basketball: Monday, November 23, 2015 at 7:00 pm (Alico Arena)
The Line: Florida Gulf Coast Eagles -5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Florida Gulf Coast Eagles and the Bowling Green Falcons face off on Monday in college basketball action.
The Florida Gulf Coast Eagles are 3-1 this season and are coming off of a win over North Dakota on Sunday. FGCU is averaging 84.2 points and they are shooting 44.7 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 77 points and their opponents are shooting 38.2 percent. Marc-Eddy Norelia leads the Eagles averaging 22 points and 12 rebounds per game. Julian Debose is averaging 11.3 points, Christian Terrell is averaging 10 points and 5.8 rebounds, and Antravious Simmons is averaging 9.8 points and 5.3 rebounds. Florida Gulf Coast appears to be well rounded and solid.
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The Bowling Green Falcons are 2-2 this season and they are coming off of a win over Youngstown State on Sunday. Bowling Green is averaging 66.8 points and they are shooting 40.1 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 73.2 points and their opponents are shooting 40.2 percent. Zack Denny leads BGSU averaging 13.3 points and 6.0 rebounds per game. Wes Alcegaire is averaging 10.5 points, Spencer Parker is averaging 10.3 points 5.8 rebounds, and Antwon Lillard is averaging 8.0 points. Bowling Green’s losses have been one sided.
Florida Gulf Coast is 22-7 against the spread in their last 29 games, 15-5 against the spread following a win, and 13-5 against the spread in their last 18 home games. Bowling Green is 7-3-1 against the spread following a game that they cover the spread, 1-4 against the spread in their last five non-conference games, and 0-4 against the spread following a win.
I can see FGCU winning by double digits here.