Florida Atlantic Owls vs. Texas El Paso Miners - 2/13/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Texas El Paso Miners (14-11) at Florida Atlantic Owls (7-18)
College Basketball: Saturday, February 13, 2016 at 6:00 pm (FAU Arena)
The Line: Florida Atlantic Owls +1.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Florida Atlantic Owls will host the UTEP Miners this Saturday.
The Florida Atlantic Owls come into this game with a 7-18 record and are currently 9th in the Conference USA. The Owls have won 2 out of their last 4 games with their most recent game being a 79-73 win over UTSA. Through 25 games this season the leading scorer for the Owls has been Adonis Filer who is averaging 10.0 points per game and 4.8 rebounds. C.J. Turman is second on the team with 9.9 points per game and 7.0 rebounds.
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The UTEP Mines come into this game with a 14-11 record and are currently 6th in the Conference USA. The Miners have won their past 3 games with their most recent game being a 84-74 win over FIU. Through 25 games this season the leading scorer for the Miners has been Lee Moore who is averaging 14.5 points per game and 5.5 rebounds. Earvin Morris Jr. is second on the team with 13.3 points per game and 3.4 rebounds.
The UTEP Miners are 4-0 against the spread in their last 4 games overall. The Miners are 5-11 against the spread in their last 16 road games. FAU is 5-1 against the spread in their last 6 Saturday games. The Owls are 2-7 against the spread in their last 9 games following a win.
The Florida Atlantic Owls have been playing well lately winning 2 out of their last 4 games. The UTEP Miners have been rolling winning their past 3 games. The UTEP Miners are the better team here and should be able to pull off this win on the road.