Denver Pioneers vs IPFW Mastodons 2/26/2020 Odds, Spread and Preview
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Denver Pioneers vs IPFW Mastodons 2/26/2020 – The IPFW Mastodons are on a three-game losing streak and they hope to stop the bleeding soon as they battle the Denver Pioneers at home in the Hillard Gates Center in Fort Wayne, Indiana this Wednesday, February 26. SofaScore has the online live stream available and they will air it live at 7:00 PM Eastern Time. The Denver Pioneers are the bottom dwellers of the Summit League and they are seen by National Championship Basketball Odds as the huge underdogs in this game against the Mastodons.
Denver Pioneers vs IPFW Mastodons 2/26/2020
Denver Pioneers are sitting at the bottom of the Summit League with a poor record of 6-22. On the road, this team has never won any game in 13 contests and they need to pull a miracle to cut that streak. They are coming off from an overtime victory against the Oral Roberts Golden Eagles, 100-96. And if it was not for the win, they could have been on an eight-game losing streak. Murkey and Townsend have been the one-two combination for the Pioneers. Murkey has been averaging 18.1 points, 5.9 rebounds, 2.1 assists and 1.2 steals while Townsend does 17.4 points, 5.4 rebounds and 2.2 assists.
Players to watch: A. Murkey G (28 GP 31.8 MIN 18.1 PTS 5.9 REB 2.1 AST 1.2 STL 0.7 BLK 2.1 TO 49.3 FG% 71.2 FT% 40.3 3PT%), J. Townsend G (28 GP 32.9 MIN 17.4 PTS 5.4 REB 2.2 AST 0.9 STL 0.1 BLK 2.4 TO 45.2 FG% 81.1 FT% 38.4 3PT%), R. Jones F (28 GP 22.8 MIN 8.5 PTS 4.7 REB 0.8 AST 0.8 STL 0.4 BLK 1.9 TO 55.1 FG% 44.1 FT% 0 3PT%).
The IPFW Mastodons sit on third on the bottom spot of the Summit League with a record of 12-17. At home, this team has been doing well by winning 9 of their 14 games at the Hillard Gates Center. They are currently on a three-game losing streak and in their past ten games, they have won only three. Godfrey is the team’s best scoring option and he does 15.9 points, 4.3 rebounds and 3.4 assists per game while Patrick does 11.7 points, 3.5 rebounds and an assist per match.
Players to watch: J. Godfrey G (29 GP 33.9 MIN 15.9 PTS 4.3 REB 3.4 AST 1.1 STL 0.2 BLK 3.4 TO 45.6 FG% 68.1 FT% 33.3 3PT%), B. Patrick G (28 GP 24.6 MIN 11.7 PTS 3.5 REB 1 AST 0.7 STL 0.1 BLK 2 TO 44.2 FG% 79.1 FT% 35.3 3PT%), M. Holba F (29 GP 27.2 MIN 8.8 PTS 4.2 REB 1.2 AST 0.7 STL 0.3 BLK 1.4 TO 42.3 FG% 76.2 FT% 37.2 3PT%).
Denver Pioneers vs IPFW Mastodons Betting Predictions
Denver is 7-2 ATS in their last 9 games.
IPFW is 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games.
Denver Pioneers vs IPFW Mastodons Betting Picks
These are teams that have no chance of rising up in the ranks but bragging rights are at stake here and Top Online Sportsbook sees the Mastodons prevailing over the Pioneers to remain winless on the road.
Moneyline: The Pioneers are at +289 on the ML if they manage to pull out a rabbit from a hat while the Mastodons are at -331.
Spread: It is seven points across the spread for both teams with the Mastodons owning the -7 while the Pioneers are at +7.
Total: The predicted total for both teams to reach is at 143.5 points with the Pioneers going over while Mastondons are under.
Score Prediction: 75-66, Mastodons.