UCLA vs. CS Fullerton - 12/4/14 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
CS Fullerton Titans (3-4) at UCLA Bruins (5-2)
College Basketball: Thursday, December 4, 2014 at 12:00 am (Pauley Pavilion)
The Line: UCLA Bruins -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: Pac-12 Network
The UCLA Bruins and Cal State Fullerton Titans face off on Wednesday at Pauley Pavilion in college basketball action.
The UCLA Bruins are 5-2 this season falling short in their stiffest tests losing to North Carolina and Oklahoma. UCLA is averaging 84.3 points and they are shooting 45.6 percent while defensively they are allowing 73.6 points and their opponents are shooting 40.7 percent. Norman Powell and Bryce Alford both lead the Bruins averaging 17.6 points each. Kevon Looney is averaging 14.1 points and 11 rebounds, Isaac Hamilton is averaging 11.6 points, and Tony Parker is averaging 11.4 points and 7.3 rebounds. UCLA has a monster game looming on December 20th against Kentucky.
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The Cal State Fullerton Titans are off to a 3-4 start to the season and have won two of their last three games. CSF is averaging 63.6 points and they are shooting 40.3 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 68.1points and their opponents shoot 42.4 percent. Lanerryl Johnson is averaging 18.1 points to lead the Titans. Alex Harris is averaging 12.9 points, Moses Morgan is averaging 10 points, and Josh Gentry is averaging 6.7 points. CSF has one of the worst assist numbers in the nation.
UCLA is 4-0 against the spread against the Big West, 12-5 against the spread in their last 17 home games, and 14-5 against the spread following a game that they didn’t cover the spread. Cal State Fullerton is 6-13 against the spread in their last 19 road games, 5-1 against the spread against the Pac-12, and 3-10-1 against the spread following a win.
UCLA is a monster favorite here and I look for them to get the cover at home.