New Mexico State at Colorado State 12/30/18 - CBB Picks & Predictions
The New Mexico State Aggies visit Moby Arena in Fort Collins, Colorado on Sunday to play the Colorado State Rams. The Aggies improved to 10-3 in the season with a 75-72 victory last Sunday over Washington State. JoJo Zamora hit a game-winning basket with 1.9 seconds left and led the Aggies with 28 points in the win over the Cougars.
Colorado State fell to 5-7 on the season following a 64-61 loss to Long Beach State last Saturday. The Rams were led in the loss by Nico Carvacho with 23 points and a career-best 2 rebounds. The Rams loss was the second straight and sixth in the lost seven for Colorado State.
A.J. Harris leads New Mexico State in scoring with an average of 11.6 points per game. Eli Chuha leads the Aggies in rebounds with an average of 6.7 per game, while Harris is the leader in assists with an average of 3.0 per game. New Mexico State is shooting 44.7% from the field and 31.1% from 3-point territory.
Jeremiah Paige leads Colorado State is scoring with an average of 15.6 points per game. Nico Carvacho leads the Rams in rebounds with an average of 12.6 per game, while Kendle Moore is the assists leader with an average of 2.6 per game. Colorado State is shooting 45.9% from the field and 35.0% from 3-point territory.
New Mexico State is 10-3 SU and 7-5-1 ATS this season, while Colorado State is 5-7 SU and 3-7-2 ATS. The Aggies lost to Kansas by just three points as 15-point dogs on the road. High scoring New Mexico will cover this matchup on the road. Final Score Prediction, New Mexico State Aggies win and cover ATS 87-71.