Southern Methodist Mustangs vs. Michigan Wolverines - 12/8/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Michigan Wolverines (6-2) at Southern Methodist Mustangs (6-0)
College Basketball: Tuesday, December 8, 2015 at 9:00 pm (Moody Coliseum)
The Line: Southern Methodist Mustangs -5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The 19th ranked SMU Mustangs will host the Michigan Wolverines this Tuesday.
SMU has started the season with a perfect 6-0 record although they have not played any quality teams yet. Their most recent win was a 98-44 win against New Hampshire. Through 6 games this season the leading scorer for the Mustangs has been Nic Moore who Is averaging 15.0 points per game and 4.0 assists and 2.8 rebounds. Keith Frazier is second on the team with 13.2 points per game and 4.2 rebounds and 2.3 assists. SMU will be facing their toughest opponent so far this season in Michigan.
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The Michigan Wolverines have started out the season with a 6-2 record and sit 5th in the Big Ten. Michigan comes into this game on a 4 game win streak with their most recent win coming against Houston Baptist 82-57. Through 8 games this season the leading scorer for the Wolverines has been Caris LeVert who is saveraging 19.3 points per game and 5.5 rebounds and 4.0 assists. Duncan Robinson is second on the team with 11.5 points per game and 2.4 rebounds. Michigan will try to pull off the upset on the road against SMU.
Michigan is 4-0 against the spread in their last 4 road games. The Wolverines are 5-1 against the spread in their last 6 games following a win. SMU us 1-4 against the spread in their last 5 games following a win. The Mustangs are 1-4 against the spread in their last 5 games overall.
The SMU Mustangs are foreal this year winning their first 6 games. Michigan is coming into this game on a 4 game win streak. I think Michigan will struggle here on the road. Il take SMU to win and cover the spread at home.