UC Davis Aggies vs. CS Fullerton Titans - 2/12/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
CS Fullerton Titans (9-14) at UC Davis Aggies (18-4)
College Basketball: Thursday, February 12, 2015 at 10:00 pm (UC Davis Pavilion)
The Line: UC Davis Aggies -11 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Cal State Fullerton Titans look to take down division leading the UC Davis Aggies on Thursday night.
The Cal State Fullerton Titans are in trouble in the Big West at 1-7 although they have lost three tims in overtime so we could argue Lady Luck is not on their side. The Titans are coming off of a 71-66 overtime defeat versus visiting UC Riverside with a come back from an eight point hole going for naught. On paper the Highlanders were the better team with 52% shooting but 22 turnovers gave the 33% shooting Titans 15 more attempts and their 18-11 edge at the line almost won it. Alex Harris poured in a game high 31 points but was only 10-26 from the floor with Jamar Akoh adding 12 points and eight rebounds. Kennedy Esume netted seven points and posted nine boards but production was sparse.
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The UC Davis Aggies are sitting atop the Big West with an 8-1 record that was built on solid play at both ends of the floor. The Aggies put everything together once again in a 68-55 victory at Cal State Northridge on Saturday as a 2.5 point favorite. UCD took a six point lead in to the break and slowly expanded the margin over the final 20 minutes to win comfortably. The Matadors were limited to less then 44% shooting while the Aggies connected at nearly 49% including an 11-22 mark from beyond the arc. Josh Ritchart was the go to scorer with 21 points on 7-13 marksmanship followed by a 14 point effort by Tyler Les on 4-8 from the field. Avery Johnson chipped in with ten points and six helpers while Brynton Lemar netted eight points.
TheTitans are 3-9 ATS in their last 12 road games following three or more consecutive home games and 3-9-2 ATS in their last 14 games overall. Cal State Fullerton are 2-6-1 ATS in their last 9 vs. Big West and 5-16 ATS in their last 21 road games vs. a team with a winning home record. The Aggies are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 games vs. a team with a winning % below .400 and 7-0 ATS in their last 7 home games vs. a team with a road winning % of less than .400. UC Davis are 7-0 ATS in their last 7 home games and 4-0 ATS in their last 4 games vs. a team with a losing S.U. record. The Aggies have done well in this match up but the spread is never this big so I'll go with the solid home team...