Sacramento State Hornets vs. Eastern Washington Eagles - 2/18/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Eastern Washington Eagles (15-10) at Sacramento State Hornets (10-13)
College Basketball: Thursday, February 18, 2016 at 10:05 pm (Colberg Court)
The Line: Sacramento State Hornets +1.5 -- Over/Under: 155 See the Latest Odds
The Sacramento State Hornets will host the Eastern Washington Eagles.
The Sacramento State Hornets come into this game with a 10-13 record and are currently 10th in the Big Sky Conference. The Hornets have lost their past 3 games and are in need of a win. Through 23 games this season the leading scorer for the Hornets has been Justin Strings who is averaging 14.7 points per game and 6.7 rebounds. Marcus Graves is second on the team with 13.3 points per game and 4.0 rebounds.
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The Eastern Washington Eagles come into this game with 15-10 record and are currently 3rd in the Big Sky Conference. The Eagles has won their past 6 games in a row with their most recent game being a 97-80 win over Northern Colorado. Through 25 games the leading scorer for the Eagles has been Austin McBroom who is averaging 21.3 points per game and 3.6 assists. Venky Jois is second on the team with 16.7 points per game and 8.9 rebounds.
Eastern Washington is 4-0 against the spread in their last 4 games overall. The Eagles are 4-1 against the spread in their last 5 Thursday games. Sacremento State is 4-0 against the spread in their last 4 Thursday games. The Hornets are 4-1-1 against the spread in their last 6 games vs. Big Sky opponents.
The Sacremento Hornets have struggled lately losing their past 3 games. Eastern Washington has been on fire winning their past 6 games in a row. I think this will be a close game but Eastern Washington pulling it out in the end.