North Dakota State vs. North Dakota - 3/10/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
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North Dakota Fighting Hawks (15-17) at North Dakota State Bison (24-8)
College Basketball: Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at 9:00 pm (Denny Sanford PREMIER Center)
The Line: North Dakota State Bison -6 -- Over/Under: 146
The North Dakota Fighting Hawks and North Dakota State Bison meet Tuesday in the college basketball Summit Tournament at the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center.
The North Dakota Fighting Hawks look for a win after beating Fort Wayne on Monday. The North Dakota Fighting Hawks are averaging 75.7 points on 46.1 percent shooting and allowing 75 points on 45.7 percent shooting. Marlon Stewart is averaging 15.4 points and 4.9 rebounds while Filip Rebraca is averaging 14.1 points and 1.7 assists. De'Sean Allen-Eikens is the third double-digit scorer and Kienan Walter is grabbing 3.3 rebounds. The North Dakota Fighting Hawks are shooting 33.9 percent from beyond the arc and 76.8 percent from the free throw line. The North Dakota Fighting Hawks are allowing 36.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33 rebounds per game. The North Dakota Fighting Hawks have split their last six non-home games.
The North Dakota State Bison look for another win after beating Oral Roberts on Monday. The North Dakota State Bison are averaging 74.4 points on 44.7 percent shooting and allowing 66.4 points on 43.7 percent shooting. Vinnie Shahid is averaging 17.3 points and 3.3 rebounds while Tyson Ward is averaging 15.1 points and 2.9 assists. Rocky Kreuser is the third double-digit scorer and Cameron Hunter is dishing 2.6 assists. The North Dakota State Bison are shooting 35 percent from beyond the arc and 79.7 percent from the free throw line. The North Dakota State Bison are allowing 33.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33.2 rebounds per game. The North Dakota State Bison have won six of their last seven non-home games.
Will update with trends once they're released.
These teams split the season series down the middle and three of the last four meetings have been decided by four or less points. The North Dakota State Bison have been the better team both straight up and against the spread, but there's no denying how close games are when these clubs meet, and this is as big as this matchup gets with a trip to the big dance on the line. On top of it being a rivalry. Games like this usually make you feel safe when you have free points in your pocket. Give me the North Dakota Fighting Hawks.