Northern Colorado vs. Portland State - 2/10/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
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Portland State Vikings (11-13) at Northern Colorado Bears (15-7)
College Basketball: Monday, February 10, 2020 at 9:00 pm (Bank of Colorado Arena)
The Line: Northern Colorado Bears -9.5 -- Over/Under: 147
The Portland State Vikings and Northern Colorado Bears meet Monday in college basketball action at the Bank of Colorado Arena.
The Portland State Vikings need a win after splitting their last eight games. The Portland State Vikings are averaging 76.8 points on 43.5 percent shooting and allowing 75.4 points on 47.1 percent shooting. Holland Woods is averaging 17.6 points and 5.4 assists while Matt Hauser is averaging 14.4 points and 4.5 rebounds. Sal Nuhu is grabbing 6.9 rebounds and Alonzo Walker is grabbing 5.6 rebounds. The Portland State Vikings are shooting 32.4 percent from beyond the arc and 70 percent from the free throw line. The Portland State Vikings are allowing 33.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 34 rebounds per game. The Portland State Vikings have lost four straight road games.
The Northern Colorado Bears look for a win after winning eight of their last 10 games. The Northern Colorado Bears are averaging 73.8 points on 45 percent shooting and allowing 62 points on 43.5 percent shooting. Jonah Radebaugh is averaging 15.7 points and 6.2 assists while Bodie Hume is averaging 14.2 points and 4.6 rebounds. Trent Harris is the third double-digit scorer and Matt Johnson is grabbing 1.6 rebounds. The Northern Colorado Bears are shooting 36.9 percent from beyond the arc and 68.6 percent from the free throw line. The Northern Colorado Bears are allowing 27.9 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 32.6 rebounds per game. The Northern Colorado Bears have won five of their last six home games.
The Vikings are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 Monday games and 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games following a ATS loss. The Bears are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 home games, 6-2 ATS in their last 8 Monday games and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The over is 6-2 in Vikings last 8 overall. The under is 6-2 in Bears last 8 overall.
The Portland State Vikings have been inconsistent as of late, and they've played their worse ball on the road where they lose by an average of six points and allow 47.1 percent shooting from the field. The Northern Colorado Bears are 6-2 ATS at home this season where they win by an average of 21.9 points and shoot 48.4 percent from the field. The Northern Colorado Bears are also 8-2 ATS this season when favorites of at least five points. I'll lay the chalk with the Northern Colorado Bears at home.