Portland State Vikings vs. Portland Pilots - 12/2/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Portland Pilots (3-4) at Portland State Vikings (3-2)
College Basketball: Wednesday, December 2, 2015 at 10:00 pm (Peter W Stott Center)
The Line: Portland State Vikings -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Portland Pilots will travel to play the Portland State Vikings in a non-conference game.
The Portland State Viking are 3-2 and are coming off of a win against Multnomah by a score of 100-82. Portland State cruised to a victory against their NAIA opponents in this game. Cameron Forte led Portland State with 31 points and 10 rebounds. Calaen Robinson added 13 points and 11 assists for Portland State. Portland State out rebounded their opponent by a total of 46-35 and had 17 assists in their victory. Portland State is averaging 82.3 points per game while giving up 73 points per game. Portland State is also averaging 43.5 rebounds per game and 17 assists per game. Cameron Forte leads Portland State with 20.3 points per game and 8.8 rebounds per game. Bryce White is averaging 11.8 points per game and 2.8 assists per game. Portland State is shooting 64% on free throws, 33.8% on three-pointers, and 50% on all field goal attempts.
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The Portland Pilots are 3-4 and are coming off of a loss to Southern Illinois by a score of 80-79. This was a very close game throughout and Portland just couldn’t get the job done in crunch time. Bryce Pressley led Portland with 18 points and 7 rebounds in this game. Jason Todd added 14 points and 5 rebounds for Portland. Portland out rebounded their opponent by a total of 32-28. Portland is averaging 80.6 points per game while giving up 76 points per game. Portland is also averaging 34.7 rebounds per game and 15.9 assists per game. Bryce Pressley leads Portland with 13.6 points per game and 4.9 rebounds per game. Alec Wintering is averaging 11.9 points per game and 6.6 assists per game. Portland is shooting 58.2% on free throws, 41.5% on three-pointers, and 44.7% on all field goal attempts.
Portland is 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games against the Big Sky. Portland 1-4 ATS in their last 5 non-conference games. The over is 11-5 in Portland’s last 16 Wednesday games. Portland State is 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games against the WCC. Portland State is 5-2-1 ATS in their last 8 games overall. The over is 9-1 in Portland State’s last 10 games against the WCC.
This is a very evenly matched game and should be very entertaining to watch. Portland State should have an advantage in rebounding and has a better shooting percentage. With this being such an evenly matched game, I am going to side with the home team.