Sacramento State Hornets vs. Montana State Bobcats - 2/6/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Montana State Bobcats (9-13) at Sacramento State Hornets (10-10)
College Basketball: Saturday, February 6, 2016 at 10:05 pm (Colberg Court)
The Line: Sacramento State Hornets -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Montana State Bobcats will travel to play the Sacramento State Hornets in a Big Sky game on Saturday.
The Sacramento State Hornets are 10-10 (3-6) and are coming off of a win against Montana by a score of 83-79. Sacramento State has won 2 of their last 3 games and is currently 10th in the Big Sky. Sacramento State is averaging 73.1 points per game while giving up 72.2 points per game. Sacramento State is also averaging 35.6 rebounds per game and 14.4 assists per game. Marcus Graves is averaging 14.1 points per game and 4.7 assists per game for Sacramento State. Justin Strings is averaging 14 points per game and 6.2 rebounds per game for the Hornets. Sacramento State is shooting 68.1% on free throws, 35.2% on three-pointers, and 45.7% on all field goal attempts.
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The Montana State Bobcats are 9-13 (4-6) and are coming off of a loss to Portland State by a score of 83-68. Montana State has lost 2 games in a row and is currently 9th in the Big Sky. Montana State defeated Sacramento State by a score of 71-64 in their first meeting this season. Montana State is averaging 75.3 points per game while giving up 79.5 points per game. Montana State is also averaging 36.8 rebounds per game and 12.5 assists per game. Tyler Hall is averaging 17.5 points per game and 5.4 rebounds per game for Montana State. Marcus Colbert is averaging 17 points per game and 5.3 assists per game for the Bobcats. Montana State is shooting 67.4% on free throws, 37.4% on three-pointers, and 43% on all field goal attempts.
Montana State is 7-3 ATS in their last 10 games following an ATS loss. The under is 4-1 in Montana State’s last 5 games. Sacramento State is 1-7 ATS in their last 8 Saturday games. Sacramento State is 3-7 ATS in their last 10 games against a team with a losing record. The over is 7-1 in Sacramento State’s last 8 home games. The home team is 5-0 ATS in these two teams last 5 meetings.
Montana State has struggled on defense this year, allowing almost 80 points per game. Montana State is also on a losing streak, while Sacramento State has won 2 of 3. The home team has had success in these two teams last few meetings, so I am going to take Sacramento State here.