Written and authored by NCAA March Madness Basketball Analyst Charlie McDougall. Charliessports.com produces it for their 2015 Basketball game. The teams will play on Wednesday February 4, 2015. At 7:00 PM EST on the ESPN3.com Network.
The (14-7) Eastern Michigan Eagles of the Mid-American Conference West Division makes the trip from their campus in Ypsilanti to the Buckeye State. Eastern Michigan will play the (13-8) Toledo Rockets also of the MAC West in 2015 College Basketball action. The teams will play at The Moda Center at Savage Arena in Toledo, Ohio. This Sports Handicapper believes the Eastern Michigan Eagles and all of their transfers are a rising program. Toledo is the favorite to win the West Division but inconsistent play is their obstacle. The betting line has Eastern Michigan as a six-point road underdog Against The Spread, and the betting odds total is not available for Wednesday’s game.
The 2015 Eastern Michigan Eagles have won their last two straight up and Against The Point Spread. The Eagles latest win a 69-63 home victory over Western Michigan on January 31st. Eastern Michigan is 3-5 in Conference play, two game out of the lead in the West Division. Guard Mike Talley scored a team-high twenty-four points in the win against Western Michigan. Raven Lee is the team’s leading scorer with an average of fifteen points per contest. The Eastern Michigan offense puts up 69 points per game, which is 80th in the country. Eastern Michigan is 2-7 Against The Point Spread their last nine against Mid-American Conference opponents. The underdog is 7-19 Against The Number the last twenty-six meetings between the teams. The Eastern Michigan Eagles are 2-6 their last eight Free NCAA Basketball ATS Betting Picks going over the betting odds total three times and staying under the total five. The key to an Eastern Michigan win is to play small ball and push the pace. The Eagles have a lot of transfers, and they must play as a unit.
The 2015 Toledo Rockets are on a three game win streak, their latest an 8069 road victory at Northern Illinois on January 31st. All Conference Julius Brown poured in sixteen points. Toledo is in a tie with Central Michigan for first place in the MAC-West. Toledo is looking for their first NCAA Tournament appearance in over thirty years and has the talent to get there. The Rockets are 34th in the nation in offense averaging nearly seventy-five points per game. The betting odds over the total are 10-3 Toledo last thirteen at home. The home team is 7-1 Against The Number the last eight times the teams have met. The Toledo Rockets are 4-5 ATS their last nine overall, going over the betting odds total six times and staying under three times. The key to a Rockets win is to take advantage of the home crowd. Toledo must continue to get wins against teams that they are supposed to beat. The Rockets like to push the pace and have to horses to play at a fast pace.
Free Pick: Toledo-6.