St. John's Red Storm vs. Marquette Golden Eagles - 1/23/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Marquette Golden Eagles (12-7) at St. John's Red Storm (7-12)
College Basketball: Saturday, January 23, 2016 at 8:00 pm (Madison Square Garden)
The Line: St. John's Red Storm +3.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The St John’s Red Storm will host the Marquette Golden Eagles this Saturday.
The St John’s Red Storm come into this game with a 7-12 record and are currently 9th in the Big East. The Red Storm have lost their past 9 games in a row. Through 19 games this season the leading scorer for the Red Storm has been Federico Mussini who is averaging 12.8 points per game and 2.8 rebounds. Durand Johnson is second on the team with 11.8 points per game and 4.3 rebounds. St Johns will try to get a much needed win.
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The Marquette Golden Eagles come into this game with a 12-7 record and are currently 8th in the Big East. The Golden Eagles have been struggling lately losing their past 3 games. Through 19 games this season the leading scorer for the Golden Eagles has been Henry Ellenson who is averaging 15.7 points per game and 9.5 rebounds. Luke Fischer is second on the team with 13.2 points per game and 7.1 rebounds.
The Marquette Golden Eagles are 4-1 against the spread in their last 5 road games. The Golden Eagles are 4-1 against the spread in their last 5 road games vs. a team with a winning home record. St. John’s is 12-4 against the spread in their last 16 Saturday games. The Red Storm are 2-6 against the spread in their last 8 games vs. Big East opponents.
The St John's Red Storm have been disapointing this season losing their past 9 games in a row. Even though Marquette has been losing lately they have been playing better than the Red Strom. Take Marquette to win and cover this game on the road.