The Northern Arizona Lumberjacks and Montana Grizzlies meet Saturday in college basketball action at the Dahlberg Arena. Let’s preview this game and give out a pick and prediction.
The Northern Arizona Lumberjacks Betting Preview
The Northern Arizona Lumberjacks are averaging 71.8 points on 41.9 percent shooting and allowing 75 points on 46.1 percent shooting. Jalen Cone is averaging 17.8 points and 2.8 assists, while Xavier Fuller is averaging 12.5 points and 3.7 rebounds. Carson Town is dishing 3.1 assists and Nik Mains is grabbing 5.1 rebounds. The Northern Arizona Lumberjacks are shooting 35.6 percent from beyond the arc and 73.4 percent from the free throw line. The Northern Arizona Lumberjacks are allowing 34.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 31 rebounds per game.
The Montana Grizzlies Betting Preview
The Montana Grizzlies are averaging 68.4 points on 45.3 percent shooting and allowing 68 points on 44.1 percent shooting. Josh Bannan is averaging 15.4 points and 8.5 rebounds, while Aanen Moody is averaging 14.2 points and 3.1 rebounds. Dischon Thomas is the third double-digit scorer and Brandon Whitney is dishing 2.2 assists. The Montana Grizzlies are shooting 35.5 percent from beyond the arc and 78.1 percent from the free throw line. The Montana Grizzlies are allowing 31.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 28.2 rebounds per game.
Northern Arizona vs Montana Trends
The Lumberjacks are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 road games and 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games overall. The Grizzlies are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 Saturday games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The under is 4-1 in Lumberjacks last 5 road games. The under is 4-1 in Grizzlies last 5 overall. The underdog is 5-1 ATS in the last 6 meetings.
Randy’s Free Pick
The Northern Arizona Lumberjacks are a below average team that's hard to back with confidence, especially on the road, where they lose by an average of 9.5 points. However, let's not act like the Montana Grizzlies are lighting the world on fire. Northern Arizona is also 7-3-1 ATS on the road this season. Give me the points.