Western Michigan vs. Eastern Michigan: Who Will Win?
- Feb 21, 2023, 7:19:45 PM
As we approach the upcoming matchup between the Western Michigan Broncos and the Eastern Michigan Eagles, the question on every fan's mind is - who will win? With both teams having a difficult season, the game is expected to be close, making it all the more exciting to watch. At Kingpin.pro, our expert analysts have studied the teams and their recent performances to make a prediction on the outcome of the game. Read on to find out our analysis of the two teams and who we think will come out on top.
Western Michigan Broncos
The Western Michigan Broncos have had a tough season, with only 7 wins and 20 losses. However, the team managed to win their last game against the Ball State Cardinals, with Tray Maddox Jr. scoring 22 points. The Broncos have struggled against MAC opponents, with a 3-11 record.
The team's top performer is Lamar Norman Jr., who is averaging 15.4 points over the last 10 games. Western Michigan ranks third in the MAC with 33.7 rebounds per game, led by Markeese Hastings averaging 9.6 rebounds. However, the team has struggled with their shooting percentage, with a 41.1% field goal percentage, and an average of 11.7 assists per game.
Eastern Michigan Eagles
The Eastern Michigan Eagles have also had a difficult season, with only 6 wins and 21 losses. The team has a 4-7 record on their home court and gives up 81.7 points per game while being outscored by an average of 9.0 points per game.
The team's top performer is Emoni Bates, who is shooting 33.5% from beyond the arc with 2.6 made 3-pointers per game, while averaging 20 points and 5.8 rebounds. Tyson Acuff has also been performing well, with a shooting percentage of 46.4% and an average of 14.0 points over the last 10 games. However, the team has struggled with rebounding, with an average of 27.4 rebounds per game, as well as with defending, with an average of 5.2 steals and 2.5 blocks per game.
Both teams have had a tough season and are at the bottom of the MAC standings. Western Michigan has a slightly better record than Eastern Michigan, but both teams have struggled in their recent games. The matchup is expected to be close, with both teams having strengths and weaknesses.
As of now, there is no news of any significant injuries for either team.
According to Kingpin.pro, the odds for Western Michigan to win the game are +3.5, while the odds for Eastern Michigan to win the game are -3.5. The over/under for the game is set at 137 points.
After analyzing both teams and their recent performances, our prediction for the game is that Eastern Michigan will win. Although both teams have had a tough season, Eastern Michigan has a better offense, ed by Emoni Bates and Tyson Acuff, and the team has a home court advantage. Additionally, Western Michigan has struggled with their shooting percentage, which could cost them the game. However, the game is expected to be close, and Western Michigan could still pull off an upset.
In conclusion, the upcoming game between Western Michigan and Eastern Michigan is sure to be an exciting matchup. While both teams have struggled this season, they each have strengths that could give them an edge. Based on our analysis, we predict that Eastern Michigan will come out on top, but the game is expected to be close and unpredictable. Be sure to tune in to find out the final outcome of this MAC matchup.
Pick: Eastern Michigan to win (-3.5)