Harvard Crimson vs. BYU Cougars - 12/22/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
BYU Cougars (7-3) at Harvard Crimson (3-6)
College Basketball: Tuesday, December 22, 2015 at 4:30 pm (Stan Sheriff Center)
The Line: Harvard Crimson +7.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Harvard Crimson will take on the BYU Cougars this Tuesday.
The Harvard Crimson come into this game with a 3-6 record and are currently 6th in the Ivy League. The Crimson have lost 3 out of their last 4 games and have been struggling all season. Through 9 games this season the leading scorer for the Eagles has been Zena Edosomwan who is averaging 12.7 points per game and 10.1 rebounds. Tommy McCarthy is second on the team scoring 10 points per game and 4.8 assists. Harvard will try to get a big win against BYU Tuesday.
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The BYU Cougars come into this game with a 7-3 record and are currently 3rd in the WCC. The Cougars have won 3 out of their last 4 games and have been playing good as of late. Through 10 games this season the leading scorer for BYU has been Nick Emery who is averaging 15.6 points per game and 4.0 rebounds with 3.0 assists. Chase Fischer is second on the team scoring 15.5 points per game and 2.2 rebounds. BYU will try to continue winning when they play Harvard.
BYU is 4-1-1 against the spread in their last 6 games overall. The Cougars are 4-1-1 against the spread in their last 6 non-conference games. Harvard is 4-0 against the spread in their last 4 games vs. West Coast opponents. Harvard is 1-4 against the spread in their last 5 games overall.
Harvard has not been a good team this season have been struggling lately. BYU has shown that they will likeply be a tournament team come March. I think the line is too low on this game. I think BYU will win this game and cover the spread.