The Eastern Washington Eagles and Sacramento State Hornets meet Thursday in college basketball action at The Nest. Let’s preview this game and give out a pick and prediction.
The Eastern Washington Eagles Betting Preview
The Eastern Washington Eagles are averaging 75.9 points on 48.1 percent shooting and allowing 70.5 points on 41.9 percent shooting. Steele Venters is averaging 15.2 points and 1.1 assists, while Angelo Allegri is averaging 13 points and 5.6 rebounds. Tyreese Davis is dishing 3.4 assists and Ethan Price is grabbing 4.7 rebounds. The Eastern Washington Eagles are shooting 34.8 percent from beyond the arc and 75.8 percent from the free throw line. The Eastern Washington Eagles are allowing 33.8 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 34.1 rebounds per game.
The Sacramento State Hornets Betting Preview
The Sacramento State Hornets are averaging 67.2 points on 44.7 percent shooting and allowing 66.5 points on 44.2 percent shooting. Zach Chappell is averaging 15 points and 3 rebounds, while Callum McRae is averaging 12 points and 9.4 rebounds. Cameron Wilbon is grabbing 3.7 rebounds and Akol Mawein is dishing 1 assist. The Sacramento State Hornets are shooting 35.8 percent from beyond the arc and 69.7 percent from the free throw line. The Sacramento State Hornets are allowing 34.1 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33.3 rebounds per game.
Eastern Washington vs Sacramento State Trends
The Eagles are 39-16-1 ATS in their last 56 road games and 12-3 ATS in their last 15 games overall. The Hornets are 7-3-1 ATS in their last 11 home games. The over is 4-0 in Eagles last 4 overall. The under is 5-1 in Hornets last 6 overall. The underdog is 7-2 ATS in the last 9 meetings.
Randy’s Free Pick
The Eastern Washington Eagles have been the better team this season, and they probably should be the favorite, but there's not a lot of separation between these clubs and Sac State isn't a pushover at home. The Sacramento State Hornets win at home by an average of 8.2 points, and they're 8-4 ATS as an underdog. Give me the home dog.