Wisc-Green Bay vs. Oakland - 1/23/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Oakland Grizzlies (11-8) at Wisc-Green Bay Phoenix (12-7)
College Basketball: Saturday, January 23, 2016 at 2:00 pm (Resch Center)
The Line: Wisc-Green Bay Phoenix -2.5 -- Over/Under: 180 See the Latest Odds
The Green Bay Phoenix and the Oakland Grizzlies face off on Saturday in Horizon League college basketball action.
The Green Bay Phoenix are 12-7 this season and they have won two of their last three games. Green Bay is averaging 84.2 points per game and they are shooting 43.9 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 78.3 points and their opponents are shooting 44.6 percent. Carrington Love leads the Phoenix averaging 18 points per game. Charles Cooper is averaging 12.2 points and 5.3 rebounds, Jordan Fouse is averaging 11.2 points and 8.2 rebounds, and Khalil Small is averaging 9.9 points. Green Bay is 6-1 at home and 5-2 in Horizon League games.
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The Oakland Grizzlies are 11-8 this season and they are coming off of a 17-point home loss to Northern Kentucky. Oakland is averaging 85 points per game and they are shooting 44.5 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 79.4 points per game and their opponents are shooting 42.4 percent. Kay Felder leads the Grizzlies averaging 25.5 points per game. Jalen Hayes is averaging 12.8 points and 8.2 rebounds, Percy Gibson is averaging 12 points and 6.4 rebounds, and Max Hooper is averaging 10.6 points. Oakland is 4-4 on the road and 3-3 in the Horizon League.
Green Bay is 5-2 against the spread in their last seven home games, 4-10 against the spread against a team with a winning record, and 7-3 against the spread following a win. Oakland is 5-0 against the spread in their last five road games, 5-1 against the spread against a team with a winning record, and 2-6 against the spread following a loss.
I see Oakland winning this outright so the points are just a bonus.