George Washington Colonials vs. La Salle Explorers - 2/21/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
La Salle Explorers (6-18) at George Washington Colonials (19-7)
College Basketball: Sunday, February 21, 2016 at 12:00 pm (Charles E. Smith Center)
The Line: George Washington Colonials -18 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The George Washington Colonials will host the La Salle Explorers this Sunday.
The George Washington Colonials come into this game with a 19-7 record and are currently 5th in the Atlantic 10. The Colonials have lost their past 2 games against Saint Joseph and St Bonaventure. Through 26 games this season the leading scorer for the Colonials has been Tyler Cavanaugh who is averaging 16.5 points per game and 7.5 rebounds. Patricio Garino is second on the team with 13.6 points per game and 4.2 rebounds.
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The La Salle Explorers come into this game with a 6-18 record and are dead last in the Atlantic 10. The Explorers snapped their double digit losing street with a 71-64 win over St Bonaventure. Through 24 games this season the leading scorer for the Explorers has been Jordan Price who is averaging 19.0 points per game and 5.5 rebounds. Cleon Roberts is second on the team with a 12.6 points per game and 3.8 rebounds.
The La Salle Explorers are 0-5 against the spread in their last 5 Sunday games. The Explorers are 6-13 against the spread in their last 19 games overall. George Washington is 0-5 against the spread in their last 5 Sunday games. The Colonials are 0-4 against the spread in their last 4 games vs. a team with a losing record.
The La Salle Explorers have finally snapped their losing streak but they are still one of the weaker teams in the conference. George Washington has been having a great year and should be able to win this game easily. Look for the Colonials to win this game by 20+.