Washington State Cougars vs. California Golden Bears - 2/21/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
California Golden Bears (18-8) at Washington State Cougars (9-17)
College Basketball: Sunday, February 21, 2016 at 8:30 pm (Friel Court)
The Line: Washington State Cougars +10 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Washington State Cougars will host the California Golden Bears.
The Washington State Cougars come into this game with a 9-17 record and are currently 12th in the Pac-12. The Cougars have lost their last 12 games in a row with their most recent game being a 72-56 loss to Stanford. Through 26 games this season the leading scorer for the Cougars has been Josh HAwkinson who is averaging 15.5 points per game and 11.0 rebounds. Ike Iroegbu is second on the team with 13.8 points per game and 3.5 rebounds.
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The California Golden Bears come into this game with a 18-8 record and are currently 5th in the Pac-12. California has won their past 4 games with their most recent game being a 78-75 win over the Washington Huskies. Through 26 games this season the leading scorer for the Golden Bears has been Jaylen Brown who is averaging 16.0 points per game and 5.5 rebounds. Tyrone Wallace is second on the team with 15.4 points per game and 5.3 rebounds.
Washington State is 2-10 against the spread in their last 12 games overall. The Cougars are 0-6 against the spread in their last 6 home games. California is 4-0 against the spread in their last 4 games overall. The Golden Bears are 4-1 against the spread in their last 5 Sunday games.
The Cougars have been one of the worst teams in the Pac-12. While Califonia is healthy and have been rolling winning their past 4 games. I think California is one of the best teams in the conference and should be able to win this game fairly easily.