La Salle Explorers vs. Virginia Commonwealth Rams - 2/3/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Virginia Commonwealth Rams (16-5) at La Salle Explorers (5-14)
College Basketball: Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at 7:00 pm (Tom Gola Arena)
The Line: La Salle Explorers +14.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The La Salle Explorers will host the VCU Rams this Wednesday.
The La Salle Explorers come into this game with a 5-14 record and are currently 14th in the Atlantic 10. The Explorers have lost their last 6 games in the row with their most recent game being a loss to Dayton 59-44. Through 19 games this season the leading scorer for La Salle has been Jordan Price who is averaging 20.6 points per game and 5.4 rebounds. Cleon Roberts is second on the team with 12.4 points per game and 3.9 rebounds.
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The VCU Rams come into this game with a 16-5 record and are currently 1st in the Atlantic 10. The VCU Rams have won their past 9 games with their most recent game being a 93-71 win over Duquesne. Through 21 game this game this season the leading scorer for the Rams has been Melvin Johnson who is averaging 18.4 points per game and 2.6 rebounds. JeQuan Lewis is second on the team with 11.3 points per game and 5.0 assists.
The VCU Rams are 4-0 against the spread in their last 4 road games. The Rams are 14-2 against the spread in their last 16 games following a win. La Salle is 1-6 against the spread in their last 7 home games. The Explorers are 0-4-1 against the spread in their last 5 games after scoring less than 50 points in their previous game.
The VCU Rams have been on fire lately winning their past 9 games in a row. La Salle has been bad losing their past 6 games in a row. Il take VCU big in this game.