Sacramento State at Weber State - 3/11/20 College Basketball Picks and Prediction
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Sacramento State (15-14) at Weber State (12-19)
College Basketball: Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at 11:30 am (CenturyLink Arena)
The Line: Weber State +5 -- Over/Under: 132.5
The Sacramento State Hornets (15-14, CONF 8-12) and Weber State Wildcats (12-19, CONF 8-12) face off Wednesday morning in the Big Sky tournament at CenturyLink Arena. The home team has won the last four games played between the two teams, including the two teams between Sacramento State and Weber State this season.
Sacramento State sits one game above .500 but they have lost two straight heading into this conference tournament showdown.
Over the last five games, Sacramento State is averaging 73.4 points per game while the defense is giving up 68 points. The Hornets are led by Joshua Patton who is averaging 13.1 points per game. Patton has scored at least 14 points in each of the last six games and he will be an x-factor in this game.
Weber State has struggled this season and coming into this game they have lost three of the last four games. Even with the struggles, Weber State has covered the spread in each of the last two games.
Over the last five games Weber State is averaging 75.2 points per game while the defense is giving up 76 points. In Weber State's last game against Eastern Washington, the defense really struggled giving up 78 points, and if they want to win this game, the defense is going to need to step up.
Weber State is led by guard Jerrick Harding who is averaging 21.9 points while shooting 48.8 percent from the field. Harding put up 18 points in 37 minutes. Hardiing also hit two shots from deep.
The under is 12-3 in Weber State’s last 15 games played on a neutral site. Weber State is 7-2 against the spread in their last nine games played. The over is 7-3 in Weber State last 10 games as an underdog.
Over the last five games, Weber State and Sacramento State are both averaging over 73 points per game and there should be plenty of scoring in this one. Back the over to cash with ease in this one.