Sacramento State vs. Montana - 2/29/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
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Montana Grizzlies (17-11) at Sacramento State Hornets (15-12)
College Basketball: Saturday, February 29, 2020 at 10:05 pm (The Hornets Nest)
The Line: Sacramento State Hornets -2 -- Over/Under: Click Here for the Latest Odds
The Montana Grizzlies and Sacramento State Hornets meet Saturday in college basketball action at The Nest.
The Montana Grizzlies look for a win after winning six of their last seven games. The Montana Grizzlies are averaging 70.4 points on 47.3 percent shooting and allowing 67.7 points on 42.8 percent shooting. Sayeed Pridgett is averaging 19.6 points and 7.4 rebounds while Kendal Manuel is averaging 15.5 points and 3.6 rebounds. Jared Samuelson is grabbing 2.7 rebounds and Derrick Carter-Hollinger is dishing one assist. The Montana Grizzlies are shooting 36 percent from beyond the arc and 72.6 percent from the free throw line. The Montana Grizzlies are allowing 33.9 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 29 rebounds per game. The Montana Grizzlies have split their last six road games.
The Sacramento State Hornets need a win after splitting their last eight games. The Sacramento State Hornets are averaging 62.6 points on 41.3 percent shooting and allowing 58.6 points on 41.2 percent shooting. Joshua Patton is averaging 12.9 points and 5.4 rebounds while Izayah Mauriohooho-Le'afa is averaging 10 points and 3.3 rebounds. Bryce Fowler is grabbing 4.2 rebounds and Ethan Esposito is dishing 0.8 assists. The Sacramento State Hornets are shooting 31.5 percent from beyond the arc and 72.2 percent from the free throw line. The Sacramento State Hornets are allowing 32 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 32.1 rebounds per game. The Sacramento State Hornets have split their last six home games.
The road team is 6-1 ATS in the last 7 meetings.
The Montana Grizzlies had trouble putting Sacramento State away in the first meeting, and they're just 5-10 against the spread on the road where they lose by an average of 4.2 points and allow 44.6 percent shooting from the field. The Sacramento State Hornets have been hit or miss as of late, but they win at home by an average of 13.2 points and shoot 43.3 percent from the field. The Sacramento State Hornets are also 7-4 against the spread at home and 10-4 against the spread as a favorite. I'll lay the bucket with the home team here.