George Mason Patriots vs. VCU Rams - 2/24/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
VCU Rams (20-7) at George Mason Patriots (9-18)
College Basketball: Wednesday, February 24, 2016 at 7:00 pm (Patriot Center)
The Line: George Mason Patriots +8 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The George Mason Patriots will host the VCU Rams this Wednesday.
The George Mason Patriots come into this game with a 9-18 record and are currently 13th in the Atlantic 10. The Patriots have lost their past 2 games with their most recent game being a 70-64 loss to UMass. Through 27 games this season the leading scorer for the Patriots has been Marquise Moore who is averaging 11.8 points per game and 6.0 rebounds. Oits Livingston is second on the team with 11.6 points per game and 3.6 assists.
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The VCU Rams come into this game with a 20-7 record and are currently 1st in the Atlantic 10. The Rams have won their past 3 games with their most recent game being a 87-74 win over Richmond. Through 27 games this season the leading scorer for the Rams has been Melvin Johnson who is averaging 18.3 points per game and JeQuan Lewis is second on the team with 11.2 points per game and 5.0 assists.
The VCU Rams come into this game with a 4-0 against the spread in their last 4 Wednesday games. The Rams are 5-1 against the spread in their last 6 road games. The Patriots are 1-3-1 against the spread in their last 5 game overall.
The VCU Rams have been the best team in this conference and have been playing well lately winning their past 3 games. The George Mason Patriots have lost their past 2 games and have been at the bottom of the conference. I like VCU to win this one big on the road.