Gonzaga vs. San Diego - 2/26/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
San Diego Toreros (14-14) at Gonzaga Bulldogs (28-1)
College Basketball: Thursday, February 26, 2015 at 11:00 pm (McCarthey Athletic Center)
The Line: Gonzaga Bulldogs -17 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The San Diego Toreros and Gonzaga Bulldogs meet Thursday at the McCarthey Athletic Center.
The San Diego Toreros have split their last 10 games and look for their first ranked win. On the season, San Diego is averaging 65.8 points on 42.9 percent shooting and is allowing 63.4 points on 42.9 percent shooting. Johnny Dee is averaging 17.8 points and 3.5 rebounds while Christopher Anderson is averaging 8.1 points and 6.7 assists. Thomas Jacobs is grabbing 5.1 rebounds and Duda Sanadze is shooting 35.7 percent from the field. The San Diego Toreros have three players averaging at least 6.9 points, and they’re shooting 68.6 percent from the line and 34.7 percent from deep. Defensively, San Diego is allowing 33.8 percent shooting from deep and has given up 69 or more points in four of its last six games.
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The Gonzaga Bulldogs look to continue their massive winning streak. On the season, Gonzaga is averaging 79.7 points on 52.7 percent shooting and is allowing 60.4 points on 38.4 percent shooting. Kyle Wiltjer is averaging 17.4 points and 5.8 rebounds while Kevin Pangos is averaging 12 points and five assists. Byron Wesley is dishing 2.4 assists and Przemek Karnowski is grabbing 5.9 rebounds. The Gonzaga Bulldogs have four double-digit scorers, and they’re shooting 70.5 percent from the line and 40.8 percent from deep. Defensively, Gonzaga is allowing 32.7 percent shooting from deep and has given up 63 or less points in four of its last six games.
The Toreros are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 road games and 4-9 ATS in their last 13 games overall. The Bulldogs are 11-5-1 ATS in their last 17 home games and 1-4-1 ATS in their last 6 games following a ATS win. The Toreros are 5-2 ATS in the last 7 meetings.
Gonzaga isn't only a team that's winning outright, but they've been killing it almost all season against the number. San Diego doesn't have the firepower to hang with Gonzaga. Take the home team to cover.