Saint Louis Billikens vs. Fordham Rams - 2/20/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Fordham Rams (13-11) at Saint Louis Billikens (9-16)
College Basketball: Saturday, February 20, 2016 at 8:00 pm (Chaifetz Arena)
The Line: Saint Louis Billikens 0 -- Over/Under: 133 See the Latest Odds
The Saint Louis Billikens will host the Fordham Rams this Saturday.
The Saint Louis Billikens come into this game with a 9-16 record and are currently 12th in the Atlantic 10. The Billikens have lost 5 out of their last 6 games with their most recent game being a 79-77 win over George Mason. Through 25 games this season the leading scorer for the Billikens has been Ash Yacoubou who is averaging 11.9 points per game and 5.9 rebounds. Mike Crawford is second on the team with 10.1 points per game and 3.1 rebounds.
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The Fordham Rams come into this game with a 13-11 record and are currently 10th in the Atlantic 10. The Rams have lost 3 out of their last 5 games with their most recent game being a 76-66 win over UMass. Through 24 games this season the leading scorer for the Rams has been Ryan Rhoomes who is averaging 14.2 points per game and 8.8 rebounds. Mandell Thomas is second on the team with 14.1 points per game and 4.6 rebounds.
The Fordham Rams are 4-1 against the spread in their last 5 games overall. The Rams are 4-1 against the spread in their last 5 games vs. Atlantic 10 opponents. Saint Louis is 1-7 against the spread in their last 8 home games vs. a team with a losing road record. The Billikens are 7-24-1 against the spread in their last 32 home games.
The Saint Louis Billikens have been awful this year and are one of the worst teams in the Atlantic 10. The Fordham Rams have been sturggling lately and are in need of a win. I think Fordham will still win this game on the road.