San Francisco vs. Portland State - 12/18/14 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Portland State Vikings (5-3) at San Francisco Dons (5-5)
College Basketball: Thursday, December 18, 2014 at 10:00 pm (War Memorial Gymnasium)
The Line: San Francisco Dons -8.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The San Francisco Dons and the Portland State Vikings face off on Thursday in War Memorial Gym in college basketball action.
The San Francisco Dons are 5-5 this season but have lost three of their last four games. San Francisco is averaging 73.4 points and they are shooting 47 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 67.6 points and their opponents are shooting 40.1 percent. Krulze Pinkins leads the Dons averaging 16.6 points and 7.2 rebounds per game. Mark Tollefsen is averaging 14.2 points and 5.6 rebounds, Tim Derksen is averaging 12.3 points and 5.0 rebounds, and Matt Glover is averaging 7.2 points and 5.7 rebounds. San Francisco is 4-2 at home but have lost their last two home games.
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The Portland State Vikings are 5-3 this season and are coming off of a win on Saturday against Cal State Bakersfield. Portland State is averaging 69.4 points and they are shooting 39.8 percent while defensively they are allowing 74.4 points and their opponents are shooting 47.5 percent. DaShaun Wiggins is averaging 15.2 points per game to lead the Vikings. Braxton Tucker is averaging 11.6 points and 6.1 rebounds, Bryce White is averaging 11.1 points, and Tiegbe Bamba is averaging 10.9 points and 5.1 rebounds. Portland State is 2-3 o the road but they have lost their last three road games.
San Francisco is 6-2 against the spread against the Big Sky, 1-5 against the spread in their last six games, and 0-4 against the spread against a team with a winning record. Portland State is 2-5 against the spread in their last seven road games, 1-4 against the spread in their last five games, and 1-4 against the spread against the WCC.
The line here is way too big and I see it closer so I will take the points.