Michigan Wolverines vs. Minnesota Golden Gophers - 1/20/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Minnesota Golden Gophers (6-12) at Michigan Wolverines (13-5)
College Basketball: Wednesday, January 20, 2016 at 8:30 pm (Crisler Center)
The Line: Michigan Wolverines -17 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Michigan Wolverines will host the Minnesota Golden Gophers this Wednesday.
The Michigan Wolverines come into this game with a 13-5 record and are currently 6th in the Big Ten. The Wolverines are coming off of a 82-71 loss to Iowa. Through 18 games this season the leading scorer for the Wolverines has been Caris LeVert who is averaging 17.6 points per game and 5.4 rebounds with 5.2 assists. Duncan Robinson is second on the team with 12.1 points per game and 2.8 rebounds.
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The Minnesota Golden Gophers come into this game with a 6-12 record and are 13th in the Big Ten. The Golden Gophers have lost their last 7 games with their most recent game being a 70-63 loss to Indiana. Through 18 games this season the leading scorer for the Golden Gophers has been Joey King who is averaging 12.9 points per game and 3.4 rebounds. Nate Mason is second on the team with 12.3 points per game and 3.9 assists.
The Minnesota Golden Gophers are 1-7 against the spread in their last 8 Wednesday games. The Golden Gophers are 2-8 against the spread in their last 10 games following a loss. Michigan is 4-0 against the spread in their last 4 home games. The Wolverines are 4-1 against the spread in their last 5 games following a loss.
The Golden Golphers have been awful as of late losing thier past 7 games. The Wolverines are coming of of a loss but to a good Iowa team. Michigan is a good team at home and i expect them to blow out the struggling Golden Gophers at home. Take the Wolverines to cover at home.