Nevada vs. CS Fullerton - 12/13/14 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
CS Fullerton Titans (3-7) at Nevada Wolf Pack (2-6)
College Basketball: Saturday, December 13, 2014 at 10:00 pm (Lawlor Events Center)
The Line: Nevada Wolf Pack -5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The CS Fullerton Titans and Nevada Wolfpack play Saturday night at the Lawlor Events Center.
The CS Fullerton Titans have lost four of their last five games and play their seventh true road game. On the season, CS Fullerton is averaging 61.1 points on 39.2 percent shooting and is allowing 69.7 points on 43.3 percent shooting. Lanerryl Johnson leads the Titans with 14 points on 41.9 percent shooting and Alex Harris is averaging 13.8 points and three assists. Moses Morgan is the third CS Fullerton player averaging double-digit points and Steve McClellan is grabbing 6.8 rebounds. Despite having three players averaging double-digit points, the CS Fullerton Titans are a poor offensive team that’s shooting just 29.7 percent from deep and turning the ball over 14 times per game. Defensively, CS Fullerton is forcing 11.5 turnovers and is allowing teams to shoot 38.8 percent from downtown.
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The Nevada Wolfpack have lost six straight games and hope to get back on track here. On the season, Nevada is averaging 56.9 points on 36.1 percent shooting and is allowing 63.4 points on 39.2 percent shooting. D.J. Fenner leads the Wolfpack with 10.6 points on 37.3 percent shooting and AJ West is averaging 10.4 points and 9.4 rebounds. Marqueze Coleman is shooting 37.1 percent from the field and Michael Perez is averaging 10 points. The Nevada Wolfpack rely heavily on their defense that’s allowed no more than 68 points in seven of their last eight games and is holding teams to 31.9 percent shooting from downtown. Offensively, Nevada is shooting 70.1 percent from the free throw line and 26 percent from deep.
The Titans are 6-15 ATS in their last 21 road games and 0-4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Wolf Pack are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 home games and 0-6 ATS in their last 6 games overall.
Do you trust either one of these teams SU or ATS? Yeah, me neither. In these situations, it may be best to find another game. However, for the sake of the article, I'm going to take the team that's getting points. It's the only thing promised in a matchup between two lousy clubs.