San Jose State vs. Wyoming - 1/3/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Wyoming Cowboys (12-2) at San Jose State Spartans (2-11)
College Basketball: Saturday, January 3, 2015 at 10:00 pm (The Event Center)
The Line: San Jose State Spartans +19 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The San Jose State Spartans and the Wyoming Cowboys face off on Saturday at Event Center Arena in Mountain West Conference college basketball action.
The San Jose State Spartans are 2-11 this season with both of their wins coming against D-2 teams. SJSU is averaging 55.3 points and they are shooting 37.3 percent from the floor while defensively they allow 66.7 points and their opponents shoot 43 percent. Rashad Muhammad is averaging 12.1 points per game to lead the Spartans. Jordan Baker is averaging 10.6 points, Frank Rogers is averaging 10.4 points and 6.1 rebounds, and Jaleel Williams is averaging 8.5 points. San Jose State is 2-4 at home this season.
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The Wyoming Cowboys are 12-2 this season and they have won their last four games including heir MWC opener against UNLV in their last game. Wyoming is averaging 64.4 points and they are shooting 50.6 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 51.4 points and their opponents are shooting 39.8 percent. Larry Nance Jr. leads the Cowboys averaging 15.5 points and 6.1 rebounds per game. Josh Adams is averaging 9.9 points, Derek Cooke Jr. is averaging 9.0 points, and Charles Hankerson Jr. is averaging 8.2 points. Wyoming is 1-2 on the road this season.
San Jose State is 3-12-1 against the spread against the Mountain West, 15-36-1 against the spread in their last 52 games, and 3-13-1 against the spread against a team with a winning record. Wyoming is 2-6-1 against the spread against the MWC, 0-3-1 against the spread in their last four road games, and 0-4-1 against the spread in their last five games.
I smell a blowout and look for Wyoming to be delivering the beating.