Cal Poly Mustangs vs. CS Fullerton Titans - 2/25/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
CS Fullerton Titans (9-17) at Cal Poly Mustangs (10-16)
College Basketball: Thursday, February 25, 2016 at 10:00 pm (Mott Gymnasium)
The Line: Cal Poly Mustangs -8 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Cal State Fullerton Titans will travel to play the Cal Poly Mustangs in a Big West game on Thursday.
The Cal Poly Mustangs are 10-16 (4-9) and are coming off of a loss to CS Northridge by a score of 75-71. Cal Poly has won 2 of their last 3 games and is currently 8th in the Big West standings. Cal Poly defeated Cal State Fullerton by a score of 83-75 in these two teams first meeting of the season. Cal Poly is averaging 73.8 points per game while giving up 75.1 points per game. Cal Poly is also averaging 36.8 rebounds per game and 14.6 assists per game. David Nwaba is averaging 12.1 points per game and 6.1 rebounds per game for Cal Poly. Reese Morgan is averaging 11.1 points per game and 3.2 rebounds per game for the Mustangs. Cal Poly is shooting 67.6% on free throws, 35.6% three-pointers, and 42.5% on all field goal attempts.
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The Cal State Fullerton Titans are 9-17 (2-11) and are coming off of a loss to Long Beach State by a score of 70-57. Cal State Fullerton has lost 5 games in a row and is currently last in the Big West standings. Cal State Fullerton is averaging 71 points per game while giving up 73.8 points per game. Cal State Fullerton is also averaging 37.4 rebounds per game and 10.1 assists per game. Tre Coggins is averaging 16.2 points per game and 4.1 rebounds per game for Cal State Fullerton. Khalil Ahmad is averaging 14.7 points per game and 4.5 rebounds per game for the Titans. Cal State Fullerton is shooting 68.7% on free throws, 34% on three-pointers, and 41.1% on all field goal attempts.
Cal State Fullerton is 6-2 ATS in their last 8 Thursday games. Cal State Fullerton is 1-7 ATS in their last 8 games against a team with a losing record. The under is 5-1 in Cal State Fullerton’s last 6 road games. Cal Poly is 2-6 ATS in their last 8 games. Cal Poly is 1-6 ATS in their last 7 Thursday games. The under is 4-1 in Cal Poly’s last 5 games.
Cal State Fullerton has struggled this season and will be on the road for this game. Cal Poly has had more success this season and has the slightly better offense. With the way Cal State Fullerton has been playing lately, I am going with Cal Poly here.