Arizona State vs. UNLV - 12/3/14 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
UNLV Rebels (4-1) at Arizona State Sun Devils (4-2)
College Basketball: Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at 8:00 pm (Wells Fargo Arena)
The Line: Arizona State Sun Devils -5.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: Pac-12 Network
The Arizona State Sun Devils and the UNLV Rebels face off on Wednesday at Wells Fargo Arena in college basketball action.
The Arizona State Sun Devils are 4-2 this season with bot losses taking place on a neutral court. Arizona State is averaging 70.8 points and they are shooting 49.1 percent while defensively they are allowing 59.7 points and their opposition shoots 38.7 percent. Gerry Blakes is averaging 12.3 points and 5.2 rebounds the lead the Sun Devils. Jonathan Gilling is averaging 11.3 points, Eric Jacobsen is averaging 10.5 points and 7.7 rebounds, and Shaquille McKissic is aveaging 9.0 points. ASU starts Pac-12 play on January 4th against rival Arizona.
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The UNLV Rebels are 4-1 so far this season playing the 70th ranked schedule in the nation. UNLV is averaging 62.2 points and they are shooting 41.4 percent while defensively they are allowing 59.7 points and their opposition shoots 38.7 percent. Rashad Vaughn is averaging 17.4 points to lead the Rebels. Christian Wood is averaging 13.6 points and 10.4 rebounds, Cody Doolin is averaging 6.6 points and 5.8 assists, and Jelan Kendrick and Patrick McCaw are averaging 6.2 points each. UNLV has upcoming games against other Pac-12 teams Utah and Arizona.
Arizona State is 4-11 against the spread against the Mountain West, 2-4 against the spread in their last five games, and 1-5-1 against the spread against a team with a winning record. UNLV is 13-5 against the spread in their last 18 road games, 2-5 against the spread against the Pac-12, 10-3-1 against the spread in their last 14 non-conference games.
I believe UNLV has a solid chance to win this on eso getting points they have a good chance to get the cover.