BYU Cougars vs. Central Michigan Chippewas - 12/18/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Central Michigan Chippewas (5-4) at BYU Cougars (6-3)
College Basketball: Friday, December 18, 2015 at 9:00 pm (Marriott Center)
The Line: BYU Cougars -11.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The BYU Cougars will host the Central Michigan Chippewas this Friday.
The BYU Cougars come into this game with a 6-3 record and are currently 3rd in the WCC. The Cougars have gone 2-2 in their last 4 games with their most recent game being a 92-83 loss to Colorado. Through 9 games this season the leading scorer for the Cougars has been Nick Emery and he is averaging 16.0 points per game and 3.6 rebounds with 2.9 assist. Second on the team is Kyle Collinsworth is second on the team with 14.8 points per game and 8.0 rebounds with 7.0 assists. BYU will try to bounce back with a win against Central Michigan.
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The Central Michigan Chippewas come into this game with a 5-4 record and are currently 5th in the MAC West division. Central Michigan is currently on a 2 game win streak with their most recent game being a 79-71 win over Texas Southern. The leading scorer for the Chippewas has been Chris Fowler who is averaging 17.0 points per game and 4.0 rebounds with 5.0 assists. Second on the team is Braylon Rayson who is scoring 16.6 points per game and 3.4 rebounds with 2.8 assists. Central Michigan will try to make it three in a row with a win against BYU.
Central Michigan is 0-4 against the spread in their last 4 road games. The Chippewas are 0-6 against the spread in their last 6 games overall. BYU is 0-5 against the spread in their last 5 Friday games. The Cougars are 8-2 against the spread in their last 10 home games.
BYU has been struggling as of late and Central Michigan is riding a 2 game win streak. BYU is the better team here and should take care of business agaisnt Central Michigan. Take BYU to cover at home.