Northern Arizona Lumberjacks vs. Northern Colorado Bears - 1/23/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Northern Colorado Bears (6-13) at Northern Arizona Lumberjacks (3-14)
College Basketball: Saturday, January 23, 2016 at 4:00 pm (Walkup Skydome)
The Line: Northern Arizona Lumberjacks -2 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Northern Arizona Lumberjacks will host the Northern Colorado Bears this Saturday.
The Northern Arizona Lumberjacks come into this game with a 3-14 record and are currently 12th in the Big Sky. The Lumberjacks have lost their past 3 games with their most recent game being a 101-59 loss to North Dakota. Through 17 games this season the leading scorer for the Lumberjacks has been Kris Yanku who is averaging 14.6 points per game and 5.8 rebounds with 4.9 rebounds. Ako Kaluna is second on the team with 12.5 points per game and 6.6 rebounds.
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The Northern Colorado Bears come into this game with a 6-13 record and are currently 7th in the Big sky Conference. The Bears have won their past 2 games but have lost their previous 4 before that. Through 19 games this season the Bears have been led by Dallas Anglin who is averaging 14.7 points per game and 3.6 assists. Anthony Johnson who is averaging 14.7 points per game and 4.7 rebounds.
Northern Colorado is 1-10 against the spread in their last 11 Saturday games. The bears are 3-11-1 against the spread in their last 15 road games. Northern Arizona is 2-8 against the spread in their last 10 games following a loss. The Lumberjacks are 1-4 against the spread in their last 5 games after allowing more than 90 points in their previous game.
Both of these teams have played poorly this season but Northern Colorado has won their last 2 games while Northern Arizona has lost their last 3 and was killed by almost 50 points last time out. I think its safe to go with Northern Colorado in this one they have been playing better as of late.