Weber State vs. North Dakota - 3/11/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
North Dakota Fighting Hawks (17-14) at Weber State Wildcats (24-8)
College Basketball: Friday, March 11, 2016 at 8:30 pm (Reno Events Center)
The Line: Weber State Wildcats -5.5 -- Over/Under: 139.5 See the Latest Odds
The Weber State Wildcats and North Dakota Fighting Hawks face off on Friday in Big Sky Conference college basketball action.
The Weber State Wildcats are 24-8 this season and they made it to this game by knocking off Portland State on Thursday. Weber State is averaging 74.7 points per game and they are shooting 47.3 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 68.4 points and their opponents are shooting 42.3 percent. Joel Bolomboy leads the Wildcats averaging 17.9 points and 12.8 rebounds per game. Jeremy Senglin is averaging 17.8 points, Kyndahl Hill is averaging 8.3 points and 5.8 rebounds, and Zach Braxton is averaging 6.8 points. Weber State is 16-3 in the Big Sky and 5-0 in neutral site games.
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The North Dakota Fighting Hawks are 17-14 this season and they advanced to this game by beating Idaho State on Thursday. North Dakota is averaging 73.3 points per game and they are shooting 45.3 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 68.4 points and their opponents are shooting 44 percent. Quinton Hooker leads UND averaging 19.9 points per game. Geno Crandall is averaging 10.2 points, Drick Bernstine is averaging 9.8 points and 8.6 rebounds, and Corey Baldwin is averaging 7.9 points. North Dakota is 12-8 in the Big Sky and 3-1 in neutral site games.
Weber State is 5-1 against the spread in their last six neutral site games, 2-8 against the spread in their last 10 games, and 1-7 against the spread following a win. North Dakota is 2-5 against the spread in their last seven games, 1-4 against the spread following a game that they covered the point spread, and 9-4-1 against the spread following a win.
This game should be competitive but in the end Weber State is the much better team.