Florida A&M Rattlers vs. Washington State Cougars - 12/19/19 College Basketball Pick, Odds & Prediction

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Washington State Cougars at Florida A&M Rattlers

Thursday, December 19, 2019 at 10:30 PM (Watsco Center)

Washington State -18.5 TOTAL 136

The Florida A&M Rattlers (0-8) will visit the Washington State Cougars (5-5) at the Friel Court. Florida A&M has not won a game this season after falling in a close match-up against Portland on the road, losing 66-60.

The Rattlers are led by Evins Desir who leads the team with just 10 points per game on 50.7 percent from the field. Desir shoots a poor percentage from the line, shooting 41.7 percent from the stripe. Desir also leads the team with 5.9 rebounds a game while Kamron Reaves leads the team with 2.1 assists per game. He turns the ball over 2.5 times per game. Florida A&M is getting outscored by opponents by an average of 19.5 points per game. Florida A&M struggles from the field shooting just 36.8 percent from the field. The Rattlers only rebound 32 times per game.

Washington State’s stats aren’t much better but their competition has been. The Cougars have now won three straight games and four of their last five after a win against UC Riverside by the score of 70-56. Washington State is led by CJ Elleby who averages 20.1 points per game and 6.2 rebounds per game.Jaylen Shead averages three assists per game for the Cougars and leads in that category.

Washington State scores 71.3 points per game but allows 65.6 points per game. The Cougars will absolutely hit the points average and will not allow 65.6 points to Florida A&M who really struggle to score points this season.

Rattlers are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall.
Cougars are 9-4-1 ATS in their last 14 games vs. a team with a winning % below .400.
Under is 6-1-1 in Rattlers last 8 games as a favorite.
Under is 4-0 in Cougars last 4 games as an underdog.

Washington State will ride the win streak and destroy Florida A&M at home like all teams have done this season. The Cougars have found themselves lately, dominating and winning games by double digits regularly. An easy double-digit win for Washington State in this one. Final Score Predictions: Washington State wins and covers ATS, 75-53.

Aaron’s Pick Washington State -18.5

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