Montana State Bobcats vs. Montana Grizzlies - 1/30/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Montana Grizzlies (12-7) at Montana State Bobcats (9-11)
College Basketball: Saturday, January 30, 2016 at 9:00 pm (Worthington Arena)
The Line: Montana State Bobcats +4 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Montana State Bobcats will host in state rivals the Montana Grizzlies this Saturday.
The Montana State Bobcats come into this game with a 9-11 record and currently 7th in the Big Sky. The Bobcats have won their past 2 games against Eastern Washington and Idaho. Through 20 games this season the leading scorer for the Bobcats has been Tyler Hall who is averaging 18.0 points per game and 5.6 rebounds. Marcus Colbert is second on the team with 17.0 points per game and 5.4 assists.
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The Montana Grizzlies come into this game with a 12-7 record and are currently 1st in the Big Sky Conference. The Grizzlies have won 8 out of their past 9 games with their most recent game being a 74-69 win over Eastern Washington. Through 19 games this season the leading scorer for the Grizzlies has bee Martin Breunig who is averaging 18.7 points per game and 9.2 rebounds. Walter Wright is second on the team with 12.1 points per game and 4.4 assists.
Montana is 2-0-2 against the spread in their last 4 Saturday games. The Grizzlies are 0-2-2 against the spread in their last 4 games overall. Montana State is 4-1 against the spread in their last 5 games vs. a team with a winning record. The Bobcats are 5-2 against eh spread in their last 7 games overall.
This will be a in State rivalry between Montana and Montana State. Montana is the better team here and should win this game easily. Il take the Grizzlies to cover on the road.