UC Irvine Anteaters vs. CS Fullerton Titans - 1/20/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
CS Fullerton Titans (8-8) at UC Irvine Anteaters (15-5)
College Basketball: Wednesday, January 20, 2016 at 10:30 pm (Bren Events Center)
The Line: UC Irvine Anteaters -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Cal State Fullerton Titans will travel to play the UC Irvine Anteaters in a Big West game on Wednesday.
The UC Irvine Anteaters are 15-5 (4-0) and are coming off of a win against UC Santa Barbara by a score of 61-52. UC Irvine has won 5 games in a row and is tied for 1st place in the Big West standings. UC Irvine’s only loss in their last 9 games was against Kansas by a score of 78-53. UC Irvine is averaging 68.3 points per game while giving up 63.2 points per game. UC Irvine is also averaging 36.7 rebounds per game and 14.5 assists per game. Luke Nelson is averaging 12.5 points per game and 3.5 assists per game for UC Irvine. Mamadou Ndiaye is averaging 12 points per game and 7.3 rebounds per game for the Anteaters. UC Irvine is shooting 68.5% on free throws, 34% on three-pointers, and 44.3% on all field goal attempts.
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The Cal State Fullerton Titans are 8-8 (1-2) and are coming off of a loss to Hawaii by a score of 86-79. Cal State Fullerton has lost 7 of their last 9 games and is tied for 4th in the Big West standings. Cal State Fullerton’s only conference win has come against UC Riverside, who is tied for last in the conference. Cal State Fullerton is averaging 74.3 points per game while giving up 72.5 points per game. Cal State Fullerton is also averaging 37.1 rebounds per game and 11.2 assists per game. Tre Coggins is averaging 18.2 points per game and 4.2 rebounds per game for Cal State Fullerton. Khalil Ahmad is averaging 13.5 points per game and 4.1 rebounds per game for the Titans. Cal State Fullerton is shooting 70.3% on free throws, 36.7% on three-pointers, and 41.8% on all field goal attempts.
Cal State Fullerton is 3-7 ATS in their last 10 conference games. Cal State Fullerton is 1-4 ATS in their last 5 road games. The over is 4-0 in Cal State Fullerton’s last 4 games. UC Irvine is 4-0 ATS in their last 4 games. UC Irvine is 0-4 ATS in their last 4 Wednesday games. The under is 7-2 in UC Irvine’s last 9 Wednesday games. The under is 4-0 in these two teams last 4 meetings.
The UC Irvine Anteaters have been very impressive this season and will have the home court advantage in this matchup. UC Irvine is the better team in this matchup and should have no problem getting the win here.