San Jose State Spartans vs. Wyoming Cowboys - 1/13/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Wyoming Cowboys (9-8) at San Jose State Spartans (5-11)
College Basketball: Wednesday, January 13, 2016 at 10:00 pm (The Event Center)
The Line: San Jose State Spartans +4.5 -- Over/Under: 138 See the Latest Odds
The Wyoming Cowboys will travel to play the San Jose State Spartans in a Mountain West Conference game on Wednesday.
The San Jose State Spartans are 5-11 (0-4) and are coming off of a loss to Colorado State by a score of 85-84. San Jose State has lost their last 4 games and their last 8 of 9 games. San Jose State has really struggled this season and it has shown in their last few games. San Jose State is averaging 75.3 points per game while giving up 75.4 points per game. San Jose State is also averaging 37.5 rebounds per game and 16.3 assists per game. Frank Rogers is averaging 13.9 points per game and 7.4 rebounds per game for San Jose State. Princeton Onwas is averaging 12.2 points per game and 4.1 rebounds per game for the Spartans. San Jose State is shooting 66.9% on free throws, 31.3% on three-pointers, and 44.2% on all field goal attempts.
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The Wyoming Cowboys are 9-8 (2-2) and are coming off of a win against UNLV by a score of 59-57. Wyoming has won 2 games in a row, after losing each of their previous 4 games. Wyoming really struggles with rebounding, so they will have to improve on that if they want to find more success. Wyoming is averaging 72 points per game while giving up 69.2 points per game. Wyoming is also averaging 32.2 rebounds per game and 12.2 assists per game. Josh Adams is averaging 23.9 points per game and 5.7 rebounds per game for Wyoming. Jason McManamen is averaging 12.4 points per game and 3.4 rebounds per game for the Cowboys. Wyoming is shooting 74.3% on free throws, 36.9% on three-pointers, and 44.2% on all field goal attempts.
Wyoming is 3-0-1 ATS in their last 4 Wednesday games. Wyoming is 5-0-1 ATS in their last 6 conference games. The under is 4-1 in Wyoming’s last 5 conference games. San Jose State is 7-2 ATS in their last 9 games. San Jose State is 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games following a loss. The over is 4-0 in San Jose State’s last 4 home games. Wyoming is 0-3-1 ATS in these two teams last 4 meetings.
Wyoming is the better team in this matchup, but their struggles with rebounding could give them trouble. San Jose State has not looked good so far, so I am going with the Cowboys.