Northern Arizona Lumberjacks face Eastern Washington Eagles: NCAA basketball odds preview and stats
|Northern Arizona Lumberjacks||Eastern Washington Eagles|
|11-13||February 15, 2014, 05:05 | Reese Court||11-13|
Northern Arizona pays a visit to Eastern Washington on Saturday, hoping to send the Eagles to a loss while covering the college basketball spread at Reese Court.
Eastern Washington battles the Lumberjacks, currently sitting with a 11-13 mark (10-12 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 12-8-1 for the Eagles and 9-12 for the Lumberjacks.
View Northern Arizona Lumberjacks vs Eastern Washington Eagles Odds and Stats.
Bettors looking to go with the Eagles in this one found them listed as -5.5-point favorites earlier on the NCAA basketball betting menu for Saturday's contest. Check for updates as money coming in on the Lumberjacks was expected to move the line.
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Eagles at No. 146 and the Lumberjacks at No. 82 heading into this contest.
Northern Arizona won its last outing, a 65-63 result against Portland State on February 13. They covered in that game as a 4.5-point underdog. Northern Arizona got 16 points from Quinton Upshur en route to a 65-63 victory over Portland State on Thursday at Peter W Stott Center.
Eastern Washington won its last outing, an 85-72 result against Sacramento State on February 13. They covered in that game as a 6.5-point favorite. Parker Kelly scored 18 points leading the Eagles to an 85-72 victory over Sacramento State at Reese Court on Thursday.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Lumberjacks is ranked No. 213 in NCAA hoops at 32.88 per game. Contrast that with Eastern Washington’s No. 92 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Eastern Washington is the No. 19-ranked team in the country at 8.21 per game, while Northern Arizona rates No. 182 at 5.42 per game.
A few Lumberjacks at Eagles trends to consider:
Northern Arizona is 1-6 ATS in its last 7 games
Northern Arizona is 4-14 SU in its last 18 games on the road
Northern Arizona is 1-7 ATS in its last 8 games when playing Eastern Washington
Northern Arizona is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing Eastern Washington
Eastern Washington is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Eastern Washington's last 7 games
Eastern Washington is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Eastern Washington's last 5 games at home
Northern Arizona home to Northern Colorado, Thursday, February 20th
Eastern Washington at Southern Utah, Saturday, February 22nd