San Diego State vs. San Diego - 12/4/14 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
San Diego Toreros (4-3) at San Diego State Aztecs (5-1)
College Basketball: Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 11:00 pm (Viejas Arena at Aztec Bowl)
The Line: San Diego State Aztecs -14.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The San Diego State Aztecs and the San Diego Toreros face off on Tursday in college basketball action.
The San Diego State Aztecs are 5-1 this season and ranked 14th in the nation. SDSU is averaging 68 points and they are shooting 42.9 percent while defensively they are allowing 56.5 points and their opponents are shooting 34.9 percent. Winston Shepard leads the Aztecs averaging 11.8 pints and 5.5 rebounds. Dwayne Polee II is averaging 9.5 points, J.J. O’Brien is averaging 9.0 points and 6.5 rebounds, and Aqeel Quinn is averaging 9.7 rebounds. San Diego State has played the 21st ranked schedule in the nation.
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The San Diego Toreros have lost two of their last three games with both of the losses coming on the road. USD is averaging 71.9 points and they are shooting 47.5 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 56.5 points and their opponents are shooting 34.9 percent. Johnny Dee leads the Toreros averaging 21.1 points and 4.1 rebounds. Christopher Anderson is averaging 10.3 points and 8.6 assists, Jito Krok is averaging 8.1 points, and Duda Sanadze is averaging 7.7 points. San Diego is 54th in the nation in shooting percentage.
San Diego State is 4-0-1 against the spread in their last five home games, 6-0-1 against the spread in their last seven games, and 8-3 against the spread against the West Coast Conference. San Diego is 5-1 against the spread following a game that they didn’t cover the point spread, 1-4 against the spread in their last five road games, and 4-1 against the spread following a loss. The home team has covered the point spread in the last four meetings of these two.
I see SDSU winning this game but the number here just looks too big so I will take the points with USD.