Northern Colorado Bears vs Montana Grizzlies 01/04/2021 – Dahlberg Arena in Missoula, Montana will play host to Northern Colorado Bears and Montana Grizzlies as they battle in a Big Sky Conference play. Northern Colorado managed to win two of their three conference games and are 5-3 with their overall play. As for the Grizzlies, they dropped all their three conference games and are 3-6 with their overall record. The top online sportsbook has been up and running with all the picks and predictions of this entertaining game.
Northern Colorado Bears vs Montana Grizzlies 01/04/2021
|When:||Monday, January 4, 11:00 AM ET|
|Where:||Dahlberg Arena, Missoula, Montana|
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Northern Colorado Bears
The Northern Colorado Bears bounced back from their last defeat in their last game against the Grizzlies with a final score of 64-62. The Bears lost against Idaho State in their last game with a final score of 71-56. The Bears have plenty of room for improvement with their scoring offense as they are touching close to just 68 points per game on average. In their last game, Tre’Shon Smoots managed to touch 16 points while Daylen Kountz reached 14 points in their success.
Players to watch: B. Hume G (GP 8 MIN 30.5 PTS 17 REB 6.5 AST 1.3 STL 0.9 BLK 1 TO 2.6 FG% 54.5 FT% 53.7 3P% 45), D. Kountz G (GP 8 MIN 28.8 PTS 14.1 REB 3.3 AST 1.6 STL 0.8 BLK 0.6 TO 2.4 FG% 43.3 FT% 75.7 3P% 25.9), K. Jockuch F (GP 8 MIN 23 PTS 8.4 REB 6.6 AST 0.5 STL 0.4 BLK 0.3 TO 1.8 FG% 51.7 FT% 41.2 3P% 0).
Montana Grizzlies seem to be worse than the Bears, but they lost their last game with just a two-point difference. The Grizzlies will enter this game riding a two-game losing streak. The Grizzlies lost against the Arizona Wildcats with a final score of 70-64. Robby Beasley took the lead for his team with a dozen points in just 27 minutes of gameplay. Beasley recorded five rebounds while Kyle Owens tossed in 10 points alongside Brandon Whitney.
Players to watch: K. Owens F (GP 9 MIN 30.4 PTS 12.8 REB 7.1 AST 0.8 STL 0.4 BLK 0.2 TO 1.6 FG% 48.2 FT% 75 3P% 42.9), R. Beasley G (GP 3 MIN 20 PTS 11.3 REB 2.3 AST 0.3 STL 0.3 BLK 0 TO 0.3 FG% 45 FT% 100 3P% 57.1), M. Steadman F (GP 9 MIN 22.6 PTS 10.4 REB 4.7 AST 0.2 STL 0.2 BLK 0.6 TO 2.3 FG% 53.9 FT% 70.6 3P% 0).
Northern Colorado Bears vs Montana Grizzlies Betting Predictions
Northern Colorado Bears
Northern Colorado is 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Northern Colorado’s last 6 games.
Northern Colorado is 15-5 SU in their last 20 games.
Northern Colorado is 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games against Montana.
Bears are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games against Montana.
Montana is 2-7 ATS in their last 9 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Montana’s last 7 games.
Montana is 3-8 SU in their last 11 games.
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Montana’s last 10 games against Northern Colorado.
Montana is 13-3 SU in their last 16 games at home.
Northern Colorado Bears vs Montana Grizzlies Betting Picks
Despite their struggle, the college basketball odds are in favor of the Grizzlies to win this game. Montana might not cover the spread, but they will get past Northern Colorado Bears.
Moneyline: A Moneyline of +246 is out for the Bears and a Moneyline of -274 is out for the Grizzlies.
Spread: A spread of +6.5 (-105) is set for the Bears and a spread of -6.5 (-115) is set for the Grizzlies.
Totals: Over 131 (-110) is the total for the Bears and under 131 (-110) is the total for the Grizzlies.
Score Prediction: 65-59, Grizzlies win.