Cal State-Northridge Matadors (7-9) at Cal State-Bakersfield Roadrunners (14-9)
College Basketball: Saturday, February 27, 2021 at 10:00 pm (Icardo Center)
The Line: Cal State-Bakersfield Roadrunners -10.5 -- Over/Under: 140 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The CSU Northridge Matadors and CSU Bakersfield Roadrunners meet Saturday in college basketball action at the Icardo Center.
The CSU Northridge Matadors need a win after losing three of their last four games. The CSU Northridge Matadors are averaging 72.2 points on 42.2 percent shooting and allowing 77.7 points on 46.8 percent shooting. TJ Starks is averaging 19.2 points and 3.2 rebounds while Lance Coleman II is averaging 17.2 points and 4.6 rebounds. Alex Merkviladze is the third double-digit scorer and Miles Brookins is grabbing four rebounds. The CSU Northridge Matadors are shooting 34.6 percent from beyond the arc and 73.5 percent from the free throw line. The CSU Northridge Matadors are allowing 35.9 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 30.5 rebounds per game.
The CSU Bakersfield Roadrunners look for a win after splitting their last 10 games. The CSU Bakersfield Roadrunners are averaging 69.5 points on 44.1 percent shooting and allowing 63.2 points on 41.7 percent shooting. Taze Moore is averaging 11.9 points and 4.4 rebounds while Justin Edler-Davis is averaging 9.8 points and 3.9 rebounds. Justin McCall is dishing 0.6 assists and De’Monte Buckingham is grabbing 4.9 rebounds. The CSU Bakersfield Roadrunners are shooting 35 percent from beyond the arc and 71 percent from the free throw line. The CSU Bakersfield Roadrunners are allowing 33.9 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 34.4 rebounds per game.
The Matadors are 5-11 ATS in their last 16 Saturday games and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Roadrunners are 8-18-1 ATS in their last 27 home games and 6-2 ATS in their last 8 Saturday games. The over is 4-1 in Matadors last 5 overall. The over is 4-1 in Roadrunners last 5 home games. The over is 5-2 in Roadrunners last 7 Saturday games.
The CSU Bakersfield Roadrunners absolutely destroyed CSU Northridge yesterday and are now winning at home by an average of 18 points while shooting 49.6 percent from the field. The CSU Northridge Matadors have very little going for them right now and yesterday provides even less confidence. I have no choice but to eat the chalk.