San Francisco Dons vs. Pacific Tigers - 12/23/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Pacific Tigers (2-8) at San Francisco Dons (6-5)
College Basketball: Wednesday, December 23, 2015 at 10:00 pm (War Memorial Gymnasium)
The Line: San Francisco Dons -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Pacific Tigers will travel to play the San Francisco Dons in a West Coast Conference game on Wednesday.
The San Francisco Dons are 6-5 and are coming off of a loss to St. Mary’s by a score of 74-52. San Francisco struggled to find offense and was blown out by a very good St. Mary’s team. Uche Ofoegbu had 13 points and 6 rebounds for San Francisco. Tim Derksen added 2 points and 10 rebounds for the Dons. San Francisco was out rebounded by a total of 41-38 and had 9 assists in their defeat. San Francisco is averaging 68.6 points per game while giving up 70 points per game. San Francisco is also averaging 39.1 rebounds per game and 12 assists per game. Devin Watson is averaging 18.7 points per game and 5.1 assists per game, while Tim Derksen is averaging 14.3 points per game and 6.3 rebounds per game for San Francisco. San Francisco is shooting 67.3% on free throws, 32.3% on three-pointers, and 42.2% on all field goal attempts.
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The Pacific Tigers are 2-8 and are coming off of a win against Santa Clara by a score of 73-72 in overtime. Pacific was trailing by 6 points at halftime but came back to force overtime, where they won on a last second three-pointer from Alec Kobre. Ray Bowles had 19 points and 5 rebounds for Pacific. T.J. Wallace added 14 points and 4 rebounds for the Tigers. Pacific was out rebounded by a total of 33-32 and had 7 assists in their victory. Pacific is averaging 71.2 points per game while giving up 74 points per game. Pacific is also averaging 37.4 rebounds per game and 12.9 assists per game. Alec Kobre is averaging 16.3 points per game, while Ray Bowles is averaging 12.9 points per game and 5.3 rebounds per game for Pacific. Pacific is shooting 72% on free throws, 30.2% on three-pointers, and 42.1% on all field goal attempts.
Pacific is 3-8-1 ATS in their last 12 road games. Pacific is 4-1-1 ATS in their last 6 games following an ATS loss. The over is 4-1 in Pacific’s last 5 games. San Francisco is 0-6 ATS in their last 6 games. San Francisco is 0-4 ATS in their last 4 Wednesday games. The under is 6-1 in San Francisco’s last 7 home games.
Pacific hasn’t started the season as well as they wanted to, but finally have Alec Kobre back which should make them a better team. San Francisco has had more success this season than Pacific, but scores fewer points per game than Pacific. I think San Francisco will get the job done at home.