Fordham at George Mason Prediction - Basketball Picks 3/1/23
George Mason Patriots (17-12) vs Fordham Rams (23-6)
Game Info: Wednesday, March 1, 2023 at 7:00 pm (EagleBank Arena)
Betting Odds: George Mason Patriots -2.5 -- Over/Under: 139.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Fordham Rams will play the George Mason Patriots in an A-10 game on Wednesday night at EagleBank Arena in Fairfax, Virginia.
The Fordham Rams are 23-6 (11-5) this season after they defeated Rhode Island by a score of 74-71 in their last game. Fordham shot 39.7% from the field and was +8 in rebounding margin in the game. The Fordham Rams are averaging 72.2 points per game, 67.9 points against per game, 36.6 rebounds per game, and 12.8 assists per game. Darius Quisenberry has led the Rams this season with 17.1 points per game, 3.7 rebounds per game, and 3.3 assists per game. Fordham is shooting 42.1% from the field, 74.8% on free throws, and 32.3% on three pointers this year.
George Mason Preview
The George Mason Patriots are 17-12 (9-7) this season after they defeated Dayton by a score of 74-69 in their last game. George Mason shot 58.1% from the field and made 17 free throws in the win. The George Mason Patriots are averaging 69.9 points per game, 67.7 points against per game, 35.9 rebounds per game, and 14.1 assists per game. Josh Oduro has led the Patriots this season with 15.7 points per game, 8.0 rebounds per game, and 2.7 assists per game. George Mason is shooting 45.9% from the field, 64.2% on free throws, and 36.2% on three pointers this year.
Fordham is 4-0 ATS in their last 4 Wednesday games and 5-2 ATS in their last 7 road games. The over is 5-0 in Fordham’s last 5 games. George Mason is 16-7-1 ATS in their last 24 Wednesday games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games following an ATS win. The under is 5-2 in George Mason’s last 7 games.
Both of these teams come into this game playing well, but Fordham is tied for second place in the A-10 standings, while George Mason is tied for fifth. George Mason is the better shooting team in this matchup and they have scored at least 70 points in three of their last four games. Fordham has not played very well on the road in recent games, so I like George Mason to get the home win here.