Pepperdine vs. San Francisco - 2/18/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
San Francisco Dons (14-11) at Pepperdine Waves (16-10)
College Basketball: Thursday, February 18, 2016 at 10:00 pm (Firestone Fieldhouse)
The Line: Pepperdine Waves -10.5 -- Over/Under: 147 See the Latest Odds
The Pepperdine Waves and the San Francisco Dons face off on Thursday in West Coast Conference college basketball action.
The Pepperdine Waves are 16-10 this season and they have won their last two games, both of them on the road. Pepperdine is averaging 71.5 points per game and they are shooting 44.1 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 69.8 points and their opponents are shooting 43.7 percent. Lamond Murray Jr. leads the Waves averaging 15.8 points and 5.2 rebounds per game. Stacy Davis is averaging 14.8 points and 8.7 rebounds, Jett Raines is averaging 12.5 points, and Jeremy Major is averaging 8.7 points. Pepperdine is 9-2 at home and 9-6 in the WCC.
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The San Francisco Dons Dons are 14-11 this season and they have won three of their last four games. San Francisco is averaging 76.3 points per game and they are shooting 43.6 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 69.8 points and their opponents are shooting 43.7 percent. Devin Watson leads the Dons averaging 19.8 points and 5.1 assists per game. Tim Derksen is averaging 16 points and 6.6 rebounds, Ronnie Boyce III is averaging 11.4 points, and Uche Ofoegbu is averaging 9.1 points. San Francisco is 4-5 on the road and 7-7 in the WCC.
Pepperdine is 4-1 against the spread in their last five home games, 7-2 against the spread in their last nine games, and 6-0 against the spread against a team with a winning record. San Francisco is 10-4-1 against the spread following a game that they covered the point spread, 36-16-1 against the spread in their last 53 road games, and 4-1 against the spread on the road following three or more consecutive home games. The road team has covered the point spread in five of the last seven meetings of these two.
This just seems like a lot of points so I will take them and San Francisco.