Wyoming vs. California - 12/5/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
California Golden Bears (5-2) at Wyoming Cowboys (5-2)
College Basketball: Saturday, December 5, 2015 at 3:00 pm (Arena-Auditorium)
The Line: Wyoming Cowboys +4.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Wyoming Cowboys and the California Golden Bears face off on Saturday I college basketball action.
The Wyoming Cowboys are off to a 5-2 start and have won their last three games. Wyoming is averaging 71 points per game and they are shooting 48.9 percent while defensively they are allowing 67.4 points and their opponents are shooting 43.2 percent. Josh Adams leads the Cowboys averaging 21.6 points and 5.6 rebounds per game. Josh McManamen is averaging 11.7 points, Alexander Aka Gorski is averaging 8.7 points, and Alan Herndon is averaging 8.0 points. Wyoming’s losses have all come on the road.
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The Cal Golden Bears are 5-2 this season ad coming off of a win over Seattle that stopped a two game losing skid. Cal is averaging 79.3 points per game and they are shooting 47 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 67.9 points and their opponents are shooting 38.4 percent. Tyrone Wallace leads the Bears averaging 18.4 points, 6.0 rebounds, and 5.0 assists per game. Jayle Brown is averaging 15.7 points and 6.0 rebounds, Ivan Rabb is averaging 12.4 points and 8.3 rebounds, and Jordan Mathews is averaging 11.4 points. Cal has high expectations this season and are looking for a win over a solid opponent.
Wyoming is 3-0-1 against the spread against he Pac-12, 2-6-1 against the spread in their last nine non-conference games, and 1-5 against the spread in their last six home games against a team with a losing homer record. Cal is 3-7-1 against the spread against the MWC, 1-4 against the spread in their last five non-conference games, and 1-4 against the spread in their last five road games.
Cal looks to be reeling and while they are talented I am going to take the home team and the points to at least cover.