Nevada Wolf Pack vs. San Diego State Aztecs - 1/26/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
San Diego State Aztecs (14-6) at Nevada Wolf Pack (12-7)
College Basketball: Tuesday, January 26, 2016 at 11:00 pm (Lawlor Events Center)
The Line: Nevada Wolf Pack 0 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The San Diego State Aztecs face a tough assignment in the Nevada Wolf Pack on Tuesday.
The San Diego State Aztecs biggest worry was offense entering Mountain West play but that has been a worry for opponents as the defense first Aztecs have put on the clamps on the way to seven straight conference wins. The Aztecs defeated Utah State 70-55 by limiting the Aggies to a mere 23 second half points. USU was held to 36.7% from the floor and went to the foul line just seven times. SDSU countered with 45% accuracy and were 17-22 from the stripe. The balanced Aztecs offense received 18 points from Jeremy Hemsley on 5-8 from the field with Trey Kell netting 15 points on 5-9. Angelo Chol added 12 points and nine rebounds while Zylan Cheatham contributed nine points and six pulls.
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The Nevada Wolf Pack might be on the outside looking in at the top of the Mountain West but with a very dangerous offense that averages over 77 points they are a threat. The Wolf Pack are looking to gain some momentum following consecutive victories capped off by a 65-63 decision versus visiting UNLV on Saturday night. The Rebels held Nevada to less then 33% from the floor and 0-9 on threes but a 27-14 edge at the charity stripe overcame 48% marksmanship of UNLV. Marqueze Coleman led all scorers with 21 points, five yanks and five helpers with Cameron Oliver adding 12 points and nine rebounds. Tyron Criswell scored eleven points and snared ten boards while Lindsey Drew and DJ Fenner combined for 17 points.
The under is 9-4 in the Aztecs last 13 vs. Mountain West. The over is 8-2 in Nevada last 10 overall and Nevada are 3-8 ATS in their last 11 vs. Mountain West while going 4-10 ATS in their last 14 games overall. San Diego State is starting to click right now and it’s tough to go against them…