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Washington State Cougars vs Seattle Redhawks 11/07/2019 Picks, Previews and Predictions
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Washington State Cougars vs Seattle Redhawks 11/07/2019 – All eyes are on Kyle Smith when Washington State Cougars will battle the Seattle Redhawks at the Beasley Coliseum. Seattle will post as a challenge with the amount of talent that is currently on their rosters but they also have injuries to nurse. It is said by Betting College Basketball Today that Washington will prevail over the Redhawks thus beginning the Kyle Smith era with the Cougars.
Washington State Cougars vs Seattle Redhawks 11/07/2019
Washington State Cougars
Texas State transferee Jaylen Shead will be expected to turn things around and create a significant contribution for the Cougars this season. CJ Elleby will also be back for another year after trying his luck in the NBA draft. He has been the main contributor for the team as he averaged 14.7 PPG and 7.1 rebounds per game. They will be joined by Isaac Bonton and Marvin Cannon to form the core of the team. Jeff Pollard and Aljaz Pollard will also be in the team along with five returning players to round up the roster. This will be the first year of Head coach Kyle Smith for the Washington State Cougars and there are high hopes since his arrival
Players to Watch: Terrell Brown (13.5 PG, 5,5 RPG and 4.4 APG), Myles Carter (12.3 PPG and 6.0 RPG), Delante Jones (11.5 PPG, 2.4 RPG and 1.6 3PM), Morgan Means (10.8 PPG, 3.4 RPG, 2.3 APG and 1.2 3PM)
The Redhawks are coming from a victory over Pacific Lutherian by a wide margin of 98-64. Seattle looks to ride on their momentum heading to this game Myles Carter, Delante Jones and Morgan Means are in for another year. Terrel Brown will have another year of experience under his belt and he averaged 14.1 points and 6.1 rebounds per game last year. Delante Jones, Trey’von Hopkins and Jordan Dallas made significant contributions last game scoring in double digits. Shooting 56.7% of their field goals is a promising sight but they will need to improve their three-point shooting where they just did 28.6%. This is their third year under Jim Hayford as their head coach.
Players to Watch: CJ Elleby (16.8 PPG, 9.0 RPG, 3.5 APG and 2.0 3PM), Deion James (10.8 PPG, 5.6 RPG and 2.2 APG), Jaylen Shead (9.0 PPG, 5.1 RPG and 5.8 APG)
Washington State Cougars vs Seattle Redhawks Betting Predictions
Washington State Cougars
Cougars are 0-6 ATS in their last 6 games.
Redhawks are 5-13 ATS in their last 18 games.
Washington State Cougars vs Seattle Redhawks Betting Picks
Having Elleby back in the Cougars uniform this year is a big thing for the team. However the basketball is a team game and with Seattle having their core team back for this season, they are a team looking to give them an upset. Washington is expected to win according to Basketball Spread Betting but it will depend on Elleby’s game.
Moneyline: Washington State is listed to be at -180 on this matchup against the Redhawks.
ATS: Cougars own a -3 across the spread with the Redhawks on the opposite side at +3
TOTALS: 142.5 is the predicted Totals for Washington State and Seattle with the Cougars predicted to go over while the Redhawks are under.
Score Prediction: 72-66, Cougars win.