Arizona State vs. Texas A&M - 12/5/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Texas A&M Aggies (7-1) at Arizona State Sun Devils (5-2)
College Basketball: Saturday, December 5, 2015 at 10:30 pm (Wells Fargo Arena)
The Line: Arizona State Sun Devils +3 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Arizona State Sun Devils and the Texas A&M Aggies face off on Saturday in college basketball action.
The Arizona State Sun Devils are 5-2 this season and appear to be getting better by the game. Arizona State is averaging 76.9 points and they are shooting 43.9 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 70.3 points and their opponents are shooting 43.3 percent. Savon Goodman leads the Sun Devils averaging 13.9 points and 7.7 rebounds per game. Gerry Blakes is averaging 12.3 points ad 5.9 rebounds, Tra Holder is averaging 12 points, Eric Jacobsen is averaging 8.6 points and 6.6 rebounds, and Willie Atwood is averaging 8.6 points and 7.0 rebounds per game. Arizona State is coming off of a big win at Creighton.
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The Texas A&M Aggies are 7-1 this season with their only loss being to Syracuse. Texas A&M is averaging 82.8 points and they are shooting 50 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 64 points with their opponents shooting 39.6 percent. Daneul House leads the Aggies averaging 16 points per game. Jalen Jones is averaging 15 points and 5.8 rebounds, Tyler Davis is averaging 12 points and 6.1 rebounds, and Tonny Trocha-Morelos is averaging 10.8 points and 5.8 rebounds. Texas A&M is battle tested playing a tough schedule.
Arizona State is 5-2 against the spread against the SEC, 4-1 against the spread against a team with a winning record, and 3-10 against the spread following a win. Texas A&M is 5-0 against in their last five road games, 0-4-1 against the spread against the Pac-12, and 4-0 against the spread in their last five road games against a team with a winning home record.
This game looks like a toss up so getting points with the home team means I have to take ASU here.