Morehead State vs. Southern Miss - 11/28/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Southern Miss Golden Eagles (0-3) at Morehead State Eagles (3-1)
College Basketball: Saturday, November 28, 2015 at 4:00 pm (Ellis Johnson Arena)
The Line: Morehead State Eagles -15.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles and Morehead State Eagles meet Saturday afternoon at the Ellis T. Johnson Arena.
The Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles are still looking for their first win after a rough 0-3 start. The Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles are averaging 62.3 points on 35.6 percent shooting and allowing 76.3 points on 45.5 percent shooting. Khari Price is averaging 11.3 points and four assists while Keljin Blevins is averaging 8.3 points and four rebounds. Michael O'Donnell is dishing two assists and Eddie Davis III is grabbing 5.7 rebounds. The Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles are shooting 27.5 percent from beyond the arc and 70.9 percent from the free throw line. Southern Miss has just one double-digit scorer and is averaging 15 turnovers per contest. The Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles have lost six straight road games.
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The Morehead State Eagles play their third home game and hope to get off to a 4-1 start. The Morehead State Eagles are averaging 75.5 points on 46 percent shooting and allowing 58.8 points on 39.4 percent shooting. Corban Collins is averaging 14.3 points and four assists while Xavier Moon is averaging 11.8 points and two rebounds. Miguel Dicent is dishing 2.8 assists and DeJuan Marrero is grabbing seven rebounds. The Morehead State Eagles are shooting 38.7 percent from beyond the arc and 66.7 percent from the free throw line. Morehead State have five players averaging at least seven points and are averaging 10 steals per game as a team. The Morehead State Eagles have won six straight home games.
The Golden Eagles are 6-2 ATS in their last 8 road games and 4-0 ATS in their last 4 games overall. The Eagles are 4-0-1 ATS in their last 5 home games and 10-1-1 ATS in their last 12 games overall.
Southern Miss is in a no-win situation due to NCAA sanctions and transfers. The Golden Eagles have a really inexperienced roster and not a whole lot of talent. Morehead State is still a consistent team that's tough to beat at home. I like the Eagles to cover the big number.