St. Mary's Gaels vs. Stanford Cardinal - 11/22/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Stanford Cardinal (2-0) at St. Mary's Gaels (2-0)
College Basketball: Sunday, November 22, 2015 at 11:00 pm (McKeon Pavilion)
The Line: St. Mary's Gaels -4 -- Over/Under: 146 See the Latest Odds
The Stanford Cardinal will travel to play the Saint Mary’s Gaels in a non-conference game on Sunday.
The Saint Mary’s Gaels are 2-0 and are coming off of a win against Manhattan by a score of 89-63. Saint Mary’s scored at least 43 points in both halves, which led to a blowout victory. Kyle Clark led Saint Mary’s with 16 points. Joe Rahon led Saint Mary’s in rebounding with 10 rebounds. Saint Mary’s out rebounded their opponent by a total of 37-20 and had 13 assists in their victory. Saint Mary’s is averaging 84.5 points per game while giving up 63 points per game. Saint Mary’s is also averaging 40 rebounds per game and 23 assists per game. Emmett Naar is the leading scorer for Saint Mary’s this season with 21 points per game and 6 assists per game. Dane Pineau is the leading rebounder for Saint Mary’s with 10 rebounds per game. Saint Mary’s is shooting 72.2% on free throws, 36.5% on three-pointers, and 53.1% on all field goal attempts.
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The Stanford Cardinal are 2-1 and are coming off of a loss against SMU by a score of 85-70. Stanford trailed by 8 at halftime and was never able to comeback to make it a game. Marcus Allen led Stanford with 18 points in this game. Reid Travis also added 12 points and 6 rebounds for Stanford. Stanford was out rebounded by a total of 34-24 and had 14 assists in their defeat. Stanford is averaging 85.3 points per game while giving up 77.7 points per game. Stanford is also averaging 38 rebounds per game and 14.7 assists per game. Marcus Allen has led Stanford in scoring this year with 18 points per game. Allen is injured and Stanford does not know how long he will be out. Rosco Allen is averaging 16 points per game and 6.3 rebounds per game for Stanford. Michael Humphrey is the leading rebounder for Stanford with 9.7 rebounds per game. Stanford is shooting 63.6% on free throws, 35.6% on three-pointers, and 52.1% on all field goal attempts.
Stanford is 1-4 ATS in their last 5 non-conference games. Stanford is 1-3-1 ATS in their last 5 games against the West Coast Conference. The over is 5-2 in Stanford’s last 7 games against the West Coast Conference. Saint Mary’s is 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games against the Pac-12. Saint Mary’s is 1-6-1 ATS in their last 8 Sunday games. The under is 6-2 in Saint Mary’s last 8 non-conference games.
Saint Mary’s has looked very good in the beginning of this season and will have the home court advantage in this game. Stanford did not look very good against SMU and has one of their better players out due to injury. I am picking Saint Mary’s in this one.