North Dakota Fighting Hawks vs. Montana Grizzlies - 1/16/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Montana Grizzlies (10-6) at North Dakota Fighting Hawks (8-8)
College Basketball: Saturday, January 16, 2016 at 3:00 pm (Betty Engelstad Sioux Center)
The Line: North Dakota Fighting Hawks +2 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The North Dakota Fighting Hawks will host the Montana Grizzlies this Saturday.
The North Dakota Fighting Hawks come into this game with a 8-8 record and are currently 4th in the Big Sky. The Fighting Hawks have won their past 2 games and will try to make it 3 with a victory over Montana. Through 16 games this season the leading scorer for the Fighting Hawks has been Quinton Hooker who is averaging 18.9 points per game and 5.1 rebounds. Second on the team is Geno Crandall who is scoring 10.4 points per game and 4.1 rebounds with 4.0 assists.
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The Montana Grizzlies come into this game with a 10-6 record and are currently 1st in the Big Sky Conference. The Grizzlies are riding a 6 game win streak and will try to make it 7 with a win over North Dakota. Through 16 games this season the leading scorer for the Grizzlies has been Martin Breunig who is averaging 17.6 points per game and 9.1 rebounds. Walter Wright is second on the team with 11.6 points per game and 4.3 assists.
The Montana Grizzlies are 1-4 against the spread in their last 5 road games. The Grizzlies are 11-4-1 against the spread in their last 16 Saturday games. North Dakota is 4-0 against the spread in their last 4 games overall. The fighting Hawks are 5-0 against the spread in their last 5 games following a win.
The Montana Grizzlies have been hot winning their past 6 games in a row. North Dakota have won their past 2 games and i think it will be 3 after Montana. I like North Dakota State to win this game at home and end Montana's streak.