Oklahoma Sooners vs. Northern Colorado Bears - 11/29/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Northern Colorado Bears (2-4) at Oklahoma Sooners (4-1)
College Basketball: Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at 8:00 pm (Lloyd Noble Center)
The Line: Oklahoma Sooners -24.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Northern Colorado Bears will travel to play the Oklahoma Sooners in a non-conference college basketball game on Tuesday.
The Oklahoma Sooners are 4-1 this season after beating Abilene Christian by a score of 72-64 in their last game. Oklahoma trailed at halftime but was able to come back and win in the second half. Jordan Woodard led Oklahoma with 16 points and 4 rebounds in their win. Oklahoma shot 36.4% on field goals, while shooting 21.4% on three-pointers in this game. Oklahoma is averaging 79 points per game while giving up 66.4 points per game. Oklahoma is also averaging 40.4 rebounds per game and 15.8 assists per game. Jordan Woodard is averaging 17.6 points, 4.8 rebounds, and 4.2 assists per game, while Khadeem Latin is averaging 11.8 points and 6.8 rebounds per game for Oklahoma. The Sooners are shooting 46.8% on field goals, 66.7% on free throws, and 42% on three-pointers.
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The Northern Colorado Bears are 2-4 this season after losing to Bucknell by a score of 75-63 in their last game. Northern Colorado only shot 50% on free throws in this game and couldn’t come back from a halftime deficit. Jordan Davis led Northern Colorado with 28 points and 6 rebounds in this game. Northern Colorado shot 49% on field goals, while shooting 28.6% on three-pointers in this loss. Northern Colorado is averaging 69.5 points per game while giving up 75.8 points per game, while also averaging 36 rebounds per game and 11.3 assists per game. Jordan Davis is averaging 24 points, 5.8 rebounds, and 5.3 assists per game, while Chaz Glotta is averaging 12.4 points and 2.2 rebounds per game for Northern Colorado. Northern Colorado is shooting 45% on field goals, 58.1% on free throws, and 38.1% on three-pointers.
Northern Colorado is 5-12 ATS in their last 17 non-conference games and 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games. The under is 5-2 in Northern Colorado’s last 7 road games. Oklahoma is 4-1 ATS in their last 5 Tuesday games and 6-13 ATS in their last 19 home games. The under is 14-4 in Oklahoma’s last 18 games.
Oklahoma comes into this game as a huge favorite at home and will be facing a much lesser Northern Colorado team. Oklahoma didn’t play very well in their last game, but should definitely get the easy win in this game. With the way that Oklahoma played in their last game, I like Northern Colorado to keep this within 25.