IPFW Mastodons vs North Dakota State Bison 2/14/2020 Preview, Odds and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
IPFW Mastodons vs North Dakota State Bison 2/14/2020 – North Dakota State Bison will remain at home to host IPFW Mastodons at Scheels Center in Fargo, North Dakota. The Mastodons are not in the right position since they lost more than what they won. North Dakota State is one of those recognized teams that are battling for the first position. At present, the Bison’s are holding the second spot and are trailing South Dakota by just one game. It’s time to jump into the details of this game and check out the college basketball spreads.
IPFW Mastodons vs North Dakota State Bison 2/14/2020
The IPFW Mastodons have won just 12 of their 26 overall games and they are 5-6 in conference play. IPFW is coming off a victory against Denver Pioneers. The Mastodons scored 70 points and restricted Denver to 63. It was an important victory for IPFW, but their real challenge is playing against the second leading team in their league. The Mastodons will need to work on all aspects if they want to get close to the Bison.
Players to watch: J. Godfrey G (26 GP 33.9 MIN 15.8 PTS 4.5 REB 3.4 AST 1.1 STL 0.3 BLK 3.3 TO 45.6 FG% 65.3 FT% 33.8 3PT %), B. Patrick G (25 GP 25.1 MIN 12.2 PTS 3.8 REB 1 AST 0.7 STL 0.1 BLK 2.1 TO 45.5 FG% 80.6 FT% 37.4 3PT%), D. Billups G (26 GP 25 MIN 8.7 PTS 4.7 REB 1.5 AST 0.8 STL 0.2 BLK 1.7 TO 42.4 FG% 68.3 FT% 36 3PT%).
North Dakota State Bison
North Dakota has been one of those top teams due to their hard effort. They did well to get past several opponents and this is all set to be an easy game. North Dakota holds an overall record of 18-7 and they are 9-2 in the Summit League. In their last outing, the Bison’s defeated Oral Roberts with a final score of 83-76. Tyson Ward and Vinnie Shahid are one of those key players for North Dakota and they are expected to play their best against the Mastodons.
Players to watch: V. Shahid G (25 GP 32.3 MIN 18.1 PTS 3.3 REB 2.6 AST 1.2 STL 0 BLK 2.4 TO 43.2 FG% 88.9 FT% 38.2 3PT %), T. Ward G (25 GP 29.4 MIN 15.3 PTS 7.2 REB 2.9 AST 0.7 STL 0.6 BLK 2.1 TO 53 FG% 73.9 FT% 32 3PT%), R. Kreuser F (23 GP 24.9 MIN 10.3 PTS 6 REB 1 AST 0.4 STL 0.9 BLK 1.3 TO 45.5 FG% 78.3 FT% 34 3PT%).
IPFW Mastodons vs North Dakota State Bison Betting Predictions
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of IPFW’s last 6 games.
North Dakota State Bison
The total has gone OVER in 5 of North Dakota State’s last 7 games.
IPFW Mastodons vs North Dakota State Bison Betting Picks
North Dakota is playing this game at home with all their required support. The Bison’s will take out the Mastodons with their strong defensive unit. The college basketball bets today are clearly in favor of the Bison’s to win this game.
Moneyline: +650 is the moneyline for the losing team and -1000 for the winning team.
ATS: Look for the spread of +10.5 for the Mastodons and look for the spread of -10.5 for the Bison.
Totals: North Dakota under 136.5, IPFW Mastodons over 136.5.
Score Prediction: 73-65, North Dakota State Bison.