Morgan State vs. North Carolina Central - 2/10/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
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North Carolina Central Eagles (11-12) at Morgan State Bears (13-12)
College Basketball: Monday, February 10, 2020 at 7:30 pm (Hill Field House)
The Line: Morgan State Bears +1 -- Over/Under: 130
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The North Carolina Central Eagles and Morgan State Bears meet Monday in college basketball action at the Hill Field House.
The North Carolina Central Eagles look to stay hot after winning eight of their last 10 games. The North Carolina Central Eagles are averaging 67.7 points on 45.6 percent shooting and allowing 64.6 points on 41.4 percent shooting. Jibri Blount is averaging 19.3 points and 8.9 rebounds while Randy Miller Jr. is averaging 14.3 points and 2.4 rebounds. Jordan Perkins is dishing 4.7 assists and C.J. Keyser is grabbing 2.3 rebounds. The North Carolina Central Eagles are shooting 30.6 percent from beyond the arc and 65.7 percent from the free throw line. The North Carolina Central Eagles are allowing 30.1 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 30.2 rebounds per game. The North Carolina Central Eagles have split their last six road games.
The Morgan State Bears look for another win to build on their four-game winning streak. The Morgan State Bears are averaging 70.9 points on 42.6 percent shooting and allowing 71.4 points on 40.9 percent shooting. Stanley Davis is averaging 13.6 points and 5.9 rebounds while Troy Baxter Jr. is averaging 11.3 points and 5.5 rebounds. Sherwyn Devonish-Prince Jr. is the third double-digit scorer and Isaiah Burke is grabbing 2.8 rebounds. The Morgan State Bears are shooting 28.6 percent from beyond the arc and 70.5 percent from the free throw line. The Morgan State Bears are allowing 31.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 35.5 rebounds per game. The Morgan State Bears have won five of their last six home games.
The Eagles are 3-8 ATS in their last 11 road games, 22-8-1 ATS in their last 31 games as a favorite and 4-0 ATS in their last 4 games overall. The Bears are 2-8 ATS in their last 10 home games, 6-22 ATS in their last 28 Monday games and 2-6 ATS in their last 8 games overall. The under is 4-1 in Eagles last 5 overall. The under is 5-1 in Bears last 6 home games.
The North Carolina Central Eagles have been the better team this season overall, but they lose on the road by an average of 10.2 points while allowing 45.3 percent shooting from the field. The Morgan State Bears are playing their best ball of the season right now with four straight victories, and they win at home by an average of 9.8 points and shoot 44.6 percent from the field. In a toss up contest, I want the free point with Morgan State at home.