Houston vs. Grand Canyon - 12/21/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Grand Canyon Antelopes (9-2) at Houston Cougars (8-1)
College Basketball: Monday, December 21, 2015 at 8:00 pm (Cox Pavillion)
The Line: Houston Cougars -1.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Houston Cougars and the Grand Canyon Antelopes face off on Monday in college basketball action.
The Houston Cougars are 8-1 this season and they have won their last three games since losing to Rhode Island. Houston is averaging 85.6 points and they are shooting 49.4 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 69.2 points and their opponents are shooting 43.1 percent. Rob Gray Jr. leads the Cougars averaging 18.9 points per game. Devonta Pollard is averaging 14.2 points and 7.0 rebounds, Ronnie Johnson is averaging 14 points, and Damyean Johnson is averaging 12.3 points and 7.3 rebounds. All but one of Houston’s games have been at home this season.
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The Grand Canyon Antelopes are 9-2 this season and are coming off of a big win at San Diego State. Grand Canyon is averaging 77 points and they are shooting 45.4 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 68 points and their opponents are shooting 41.1 percent. Joshua Braun leads the Antelopes averaging 14.7 points and 5.1 rebounds per game. Dominic Magee is averaging 14.3 points, Grandy Glaze is averaging 13.7 points and 7.3 rebounds, and DeWayne Russell is averaging 9.3 points and 5.9 assists. Grand Canyon has won three of their last four games.
Houston is 7-1 against the spread in their last eight games, 4-0 against the spread in their last four neutral site games, and 10-1 against the spread in their last 11 games. Grand Canyon is 1-4-1 against the spread in their last 11 games.
This should be a good one and I will probably be happy that I have some points in hand.