Toledo Rockets vs. Eastern Michigan Eagles - 3/4/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Eastern Michigan Eagles (16-14) at Toledo Rockets (17-13)
College Basketball: Friday, March 4, 2016 at 7:00 pm (Savage Arena)
The Line: Toledo Rockets -7 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Toledo Rockets will host the Eastern Michigan Eagles this Friday.
The Toledo rockets come into this game with a 17-13 record and are currently 3rd in the Mac West Division. The Rockets have lost 4 out of their last 5 games with their most recent game being a 70-64 loss to Western Michigan. Through 30 games this season the leading scorer for the Rockets has been Nathan Boothe who is averaging 19.2 points per game and 9.0 rebounds. Jonathan Williams is second on the team with 17.8 points per game and 3.1 rebounds.
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The Eastern Michigan Eagles come into this game with a 16-14 record and are currently 3rd in the Mac West division. The Eagles have won 3 out of their last 4 games with their most recent game being a 75-71 win over Northern Illinois. Through 30 games this season the leading scorer for the Eagles has been James Thompson who is averaging 15.1 points per game and 10.6 rebounds. Raven Lee is second on the team with 14.2 points per game and 1.4 rebounds.
Eastern Michigan is 7-20 against the spread in their last 27 road games. The Eagles are 4-10 against the spread in their last 14 games following a win. Toledo is 1-4 against the spread in their last 5 games overall. The Rockets are 1-4 against the spread in their last 5 games vs. a Mid-American Conference.
The Toldeo Rockets have been Struggling lately losing 4 out of their last 5 games. Eastern Michigan has been playing much better as of late winning 3 out of their last 4 games. I think this game will be closer then people think given the way Eastern Michigan has been playing.