Utah Valley vs. Eastern Washington - 3/13/18 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Eastern Washington Eagles (20-14) at Utah Valley Wolverines (22-10)
College Basketball: Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at 9:00 pm (UCCU Center)
The Line: Utah Valley Wolverines -7 -- Over/Under: 148 See the Latest Odds
Tuesday college basketball action in the CBI pits he Eastern Washington Eagles against the Utah Valley Wolverines.
The Eastern Washington Eagles surged to the Big Sky title game riding a eight game winning streak which abruptly ended in an 82-65 loss versus the Montana Grizzlies. Eastern Washington took an eleven point lead to the locker room before the Grizzlies 53-26 second half burst won it.
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Jacob Davison was the Eagles top gun with 16 points and seven assists on 6-10 including 3-3 from long distance. Mason Peatling and Bogdan Bliznyuk gaveEastern Washington 15 points apiece and a combined eleven rebounds while Jack Perry tossed in nine points.
The Utah Valley Wolverines were one of the best squads in the WAC but couldn’t find their offense in a 75-60 loss to Grand Canyon in the conference semifinals. Utah Valley trailed by 14 points heading to the locker room with the Antelopes holding a 43.1%-35.5% edge in marksmanship.
Akolda Manyang did most of the damage for the Wolverines offense with 18 points and 12 rebounds on 7-10 and 4-7 at the line with Kenneth Ogbe adding 12 points and five pulls. Utah Valley saw Brandon Randolph toss in ten points on 3-7 while Jarrelle DeBerry added eight points.
Under is 10-2 in Eastern Washington last 12 vs. Western Athletic and Eastern Washington are 6-2 ATS in their last 8 Tuesday games. Utah Valley are 7-3-1 ATS in their last 11 games overall and Utah Valley are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 non-conference games.
This is a very interesting matchup between two teams that could have won their respective conferences. I look at this and just think having the points on my side is a good think...