North Dakota vs. Oral Roberts - 2/6/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
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Oral Roberts Golden Eagles (12-10) at North Dakota Fighting Hawks (10-13)
College Basketball: Thursday, February 6, 2020 at 8:00 pm (Betty Engelstad Sioux Center)
The Line: North Dakota Fighting Hawks +3.5 -- Over/Under: 155 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Oral Roberts Golden Eagles (12-10, 5-4 CONF) and the North Dakota Fighting Hawks (10-13, 4-5 CONF) will meet on Wednesday, February 6th for a Summit League matchup at the Betty Engelstad Sioux Center in Grand Forks, ND.
Oral Roberts snapped their two-game losing streak with a win over Denver, 86-77 at home on February 1st. The Oral Roberts offense has played well as of late, but their defense has struggled a bit. North Dakota dropped their most recent game to IPFW 72-68 on the road. That loss snapped a two-game win streak for North Dakota.
Oral Roberts offense has played very well all season long, as the Golden Eagles score 79.0 points per game on 43.9% FG shooting. Oral Robert’s defense has struggled lately, but overall on the season, they give up 72.1 points per game which is not too bad in terms of the Summit League. Oral Roberts also earns 39.1 rebounds, 12.7 assists, 2.3 blocks, and 6.2 steals per game.
North Dakota has shot the ball well, making 46% of their shots from the field. North Dakota averages 75.6 points per game on offense, while they give up 73.7 points per game to the opposition. North Dakota also earns 36.9 rebounds, 13.3 assists, 2.3 blocks, and 4.7 steals per game.
Oral Roberts is 11-7 ATS this season and 5-5 ATS in their last ten games. Oral Roberts is also 7-5 ATS on the road so far this season. North Dakota is 5-16 ATS this season and 2-8 ATS in their last ten games. North Dakota is also 1-4 ATS at home so far this season.
Oral Roberts can score, rebound, and defend better than North Dakota, therefore I have to side with them with the smaller spread. Oral Roberts -3.5 is the play from me.