Arkansas vs. Cal State-Bakersfield - 12/27/17 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Cal State-Bakersfield Roadrunners (7-7) at Arkansas Razorbacks (9-2)
College Basketball: Wednesday, December 27, 2017 at 8:00 pm (Bud Walton Arena)
The Line: Arkansas Razorbacks -21 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Cal State-Bakersfield Roadrunners look to surprise the Arkansas Razorbacks in non-conference college basketball.
The Cal. State-Bakersfield Roadrunners were looking to stretch their winning streak to four games but neither end of the floor was able to come up big in a 76-62 loss to the Delaware Blue Hens. Cal. State-Bakersfield fell behind by eleven points at the halfway point with a 44%-40% shooting deficit and seven fewer makes at the stripe.
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The Roadrunners were short on offensive options with aside from Jarkell Joiner who led all scorers with 23 points on 7-17 from the floor including a 5-9 effort on long balls with Rickey Holden and Fallou Ndoye adding nine points.
The Arkansas Razorbacks have been on a roll to begin the 2017-18 campaign and have won four straight by double figures following a 104-69 victory over the Oral Roberts Golden Eagles as a 24 point home favorite. Arkansas led by 28 at the break behind a 59.4%-52.7% shooting edge with 14 more looks at the basket.
Jaylen Barford led six Razorbacks in the double figure scoring column with 18 points, three yanks and four assists with CJ Jones tossing in 15 points. Arkansas saw Anton Beard and Daryl Macon net 14 points apiece while Daniel Gafford and Darious Hall added 12 and eleven points respectively.
Over is 8-2 in Cal.State-Bakersfield last 10 overall and Cal. State-Bakersfield are 13-4 ATS in their last 17 road games and over is 6-2 in Cal. State-Bakersfield last 8 non-conference games. Over is 8-3 in Arkansas last 11 Wednesday games and over is 13-6 in Arkansas last 19 home games.
The way the Razorbacks have been playing has me looking their way and hopefully the team stays in the groove…