Santa Clara Broncos vs. Pepperdine Waves - 1/14/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Pepperdine Waves (10-6) at Santa Clara Broncos (6-12)
College Basketball: Thursday, January 14, 2016 at 10:00 pm (Leavey Center)
The Line: Santa Clara Broncos +2 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Santa Clara Broncos will host the Pepperdine Waves this Thursday.
The Santa Clara Broncos come into this game with a 6-12 record and are currently 8th in the WCC. The Broncos most recent game was a 65-53 win over San Diego. Through 18 games this season the leading scorer for the Broncos has been Jared Brownridge who is averaging 19.7 points per game and 3.7 rebounds. Nate Kratch is second on the team with 10.9 points per game and 9.0 rebounds.
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The Pepperdine Waves come into this game with a 10-6 record and are currently 4th in the WCC. The Waves have won their past 3 games and will try to make it 4 in a row with a victory over Santa Clara. Through 16 games this season the leading scorer for the Waves has been 14.6 points per game and 4.8 rebounds. Stacy Davis is second on the team with 14.2 points per game and 8.8 rebounds. Pepperdine will try to keep things rolling with a victory over Santa Clara.
The Pepperdine Waves are 1-4 against the spread in their last 5 games overall. The Waves are 2-7 against the spread in their last 9 road games. Santa Clara is 5-2 against the spread in their last 7 games overall. The Broncos are 2-5 against the spread in their last 7 Thursday games.
The Pepperdine Waves have won their past 3 games and i think they will be making it 4 here. Santa Clara is coming off of a win but will face a good Pepperdine team. I like Pepperdine to win this one and cover on the road.