Grambling State vs. Mississippi Valley State - 3/2/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Grambling State vs. Mississippi Valley State - 3/2/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction Photo by Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports

Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils (3-26) at Grambling State Tigers (15-13)

College Basketball: Monday, March 2, 2020 at 8:30 pm (Assembly Center)

The Line: Grambling State Tigers -16.5 -- Over/Under:

TV: https://gsutigers.com/watch/?Live=12&type=Live

The Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils and Grambling Tigers meet Monday in college basketball action at the Fredrick C. Hobdy Assembly.

The Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils need a win after losing 12 of their last 13 games. The Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils are averaging 68.3 points on 36.9 percent shooting and allowing 90.6 points on 48.3 percent shooting. Michael Green is averaging 17.2 points and 1.7 assists while Caleb Hunter is averaging 15.2 points and 2.6 rebounds. Torico Simmons is the third double-digit scorer and Quinton Alston is grabbing 4.8 rebounds. The Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils are shooting 29.4 percent from beyond the arc and 65.1 percent from the free throw line. The Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils are allowing 34.8 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 32.6 rebounds per game. The Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils have lost five straight road games.

The Grambling Tigers look for a win after winning six of their last eight games. The Grambling Tigers are averaging 71.8 points on 45.5 percent shooting and allowing 69.1 points on 41.7 percent shooting. Devante Jackson is averaging 13.6 points and 5.4 rebounds while Ivy Smith Jr. is averaging 12.2 points and 5.1 assists. Kelton Edwards is dishing 0.7 assists and Cam Christon is grabbing 3.8 rebounds. The Grambling Tigers are shooting 29.8 percent from beyond the arc and 68.1 percent from the free throw line. The Grambling Tigers are allowing 33.1 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33.6 rebounds per game. The Grambling Tigers have won four straight home games.

Will update with trends once they're released.

The Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils are not only probably the worst team in all of college basketball, but they're just 13-15 against the spread on the season, so they don't even provide much value despite being big underdogs daily. The Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils lose on the road by an average of 26.9 points while shooting just 36.3 percent from the field. The Grambling Tigers win at home by an average of 16.3 points while shooting 47 percent from the field. Like I have all season, I'll continue to fade the Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils.

Randy’s Pick Grambling State Tigers -16.5

The pick in this article is the opinion of the writer, not a Sports Chat Place site consensus.