Washington vs. San Jose State - 11/27/14 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
San Jose State Spartans (1-3) at Washington Huskies (3-0)
College Basketball: Thursday, November 27, 2014 at 11:00 pm (Titan Gym)
The Line: Washington Huskies -10.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The San Jose State Spartans and Washington Huskies play Thanksgiving night at the Titan Gym.
The San Jose State Spartans hope to snap a three-game losing streak and find their groove offensively. On the season, San Jose State is averaging 59.3 points on 38.2 percent shooting and is allowing 68.7 points on 39.9 percent shooting. Frank Rogers leads San Jose State with 11.7 points and 7.7 rebounds while Jordan Baker is scoring 11 points on 34.2 percent shooting. Rashad Muhammad is the third San Jose State player averaging double-digit points and Jalen James is racking up 3.5 assists. The San Jose State Spartans need to find something going offensively, as they’re not only shooting a low percentage but are also turning the ball over 18 times per game. About the only thing San Jose State is doing right is the fact its averaging a solid 40.8 rebounds per night.
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The Washington Huskies remain unbeaten and hope to carry their momentum heading into a clash against San Diego State. On the season, Washington is averaging 72 points on 42.8 percent shooting and allowing 58.7 points on 33.5 percent shooting. Shawn Kemp Jr. leads Washington with 15.7 points on 60.6 percent shooting and Andrew Andrews is averaging 13.7 points and six rebounds. Nigel Williams-Goss is dishing out 6.3 assists and Robert Upshaw is shooting 50 percent from the field. The Washington Huskies are playing solid basketball at both ends of the floor but need a big win to prove that they’re back to being one of the top teams in the Pac-12. Like San Jose State, Washington does a good job of rebounding, averaging 43.7 boards per game.
The Spartans are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 neutral site games and 4-11-1 ATS in their last 16 games overall. The Huskies are 8-3 ATS in their last 11 Thursday games and 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games overall.
San Jose State wasn't good last season and it seems like nothing has changed. Washington should have this game and the spread covered by halftime.