Eastern Washington vs. Northern Colorado - 2/13/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Northern Colorado Bears (8-16) at Eastern Washington Eagles (14-10)
College Basketball: Saturday, February 13, 2016 at 5:05 pm (Reese Court)
The Line: Eastern Washington Eagles -13 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Eastern Washington Eagles and the Northern Colorado Bears face off on Saturday in Big Sky Conference college basketball action.
The Eastern Washington Eagles are 14-10 this season and they have won their last five games. EWU is averaging 79.6 points per game and they are shooting 48.6 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 77.6 points and their opponents are shooting 49.1 percent. Austin McBroom leads the Eagles averaging 20.6 points per game. Venky Jois is averaging 16.8 points and 8.8 rebounds, Felix Von Hofe is averaging 13.2 points, and Bogdan Blizyuk is averaging 12.2 points and 6.5 rebounds. Eastern Washington is 9-0 at home and 8-4 in the Big Sky.
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The Northern Colorado Bears are 8-16 this season and they have lost their last three games. Northern Colorado is averaging 72.6 points per game and they are shooting 44.8 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 81.8 points and their opponents are shooting 48.5 percent. Cameron Michael leads the Bears averaging 16.8 points and 6.3 rebounds per game. Anthony Johnson is averaging 14.4 points, Jordan Wilson is averaging 14.1 points, and Dallas Anglin is averaging 13.7 points. Northern Colorado is 2-7 on the road and 5-7 in the Big Sky.
Eastern Washington is 5-1 against the spread in their last six home games, 4-1-1 against the spread in their last six games, and 5-2 against the spread following a win. Northern Colorado is 7-18-1 against the spread against the Big Sky, 4-12-1 against the spread in their last 17 road games, and 6-20-2 against the spread on the road against a team with a winning home record. The underdog has covered the point spread in 11 of the last 13 meetings of these two teams.
Eastern Washington has been very tough at home and while the line looks to be maxed I will still lay the points with EWU.