San Diego vs. Pacific - 2/4/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Pacific Tigers (6-14) at San Diego Toreros (7-14)
College Basketball: Thursday, February 4, 2016 at 10:00 pm (Jenny Craig Pavilion)
The Line: San Diego Toreros -1.5 -- Over/Under: 131.5 See the Latest Odds
The San Diego Toreros and the Pacific Tigers face off on Thursday in WCC college basketball action.
The San Diego Toreros are 7-14 this season and they are coming off of a win that ended a four game losing skid. San Diego is averaging 61.3 points per game and they are shooting 39.2 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 69.6 points and and they are shooting 45.2 percent. Duda Sanadze leads the Toreros averaging 12.1 points per game. Marcus Harris is averaging 8.9 points, Jito Kok is averaging 8.5 points, and Brett Bailey is averaging 8.1 points and 5.2 rebounds. San Diego is 4-4 at home and 2-8 in the WCC.
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The Pacific Tigers are 6-14 this season and they have lost their last two games but those losses were to St. Mary’s and Gonzaga. Pacific is averaging 69.3 points per game and they are shooting 42.8 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 75.4 points and their opponents are shooting 43.8 percent. Alec Kobre leads the Tigers averaging 12.9 points per game. Ray Bowles is averaging 11.8 points, T.J. Wallace is averaging 11.1 points and 5.4 rebounds, and Jacob Lampkin is averaging 7.2 points. Pacific is 1-7 on the road and 4-6 in the WCC.
San Diego is 12-27 against the spread against the West Coast Conference, 6-1 against the spread against a team with a losing record, and 2-7 against the spread following a game that they covered the point spread. Pacific is 6-0 against the spread in their last six games, 4-1 against the spread in their last five road games, and 4-0 against the spread following a game that they covered the point spread. The underdog has covered the point spread in five of the last seven meetings of these two teams.
What we have here are two teams that aren’t very good and while the line movement indicates otherwise I am going to give the nod to the home team.