San Jose State Spartans vs. Air Force Falcons - 1/30/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Air Force Falcons (10-11) at San Jose State Spartans (6-15)
College Basketball: Saturday, January 30, 2016 at 5:00 pm (The Event Center)
The Line: San Jose State Spartans -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: Mountain West Network
The Air Force Falcons will travel to play the San Jose State Spartans in a Mountain West game on Saturday.
The San Jose State Spartans are 6-15 (1-8) and are coming off of a loss to Colorado State by a score of 74-66. San Jose State has lost 4 games in a row and is currently in last place of the Mountain West standings. San Jose State is averaging 73.3 points per game while giving up 75.9 points per game. San Jose State is also averaging 36.3 rebounds per game and 15.4 assists per game. Frank Rogers is averaging 12.8 points per game and 6.9 rebounds per game for San Jose State. Ryan Welage is averaging 12.1 points per game and 6 rebounds per game for the Spartans. San Jose State is shooting 65.1% on free throws, 31.6% on three-pointers, and 44% on all field goal attempts.
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The Air Force Falcons are 10-11 (1-7) and are coming off of a loss to New Mexico by a score of 84-55. Air Force has lost 7 games in a row and is currently in 10th place in the Mountain West standings. Air Force is averaging 68.2 points per game while giving up 72.1 points per game. Air Force is also averaging 35.2 rebounds per game and 13.8 assists per game. Hayden Graham is averaging 14.9 points per game and 6.4 rebounds per game for Air Force. Trevor Lyons is averaging 13.2 points per game and 2.9 assists per game. Air Force is shooting 67.1% on free throws, 33.7% on three-pointers, and 42.3% on all field goal attempts.
Air Force defeated San Jose State by a score of 64-57 on January 2nd. Air Force led by 9 points at halftime and was able to make 25 free throws in the win. Princeton Onwas led San Jose State with 19 points, while Trevor Lyons led Air Force with 22 points. Air Force out rebounded San Jose State by a total of 37-35 and added 12 assists in the victory.
Air Force is 0-4 ATS in their last 4 road games. Air Force is 1-7 ATS in their last 8 games. The over is 9-4 in Air Force’s last 13 conference games. San Jose State is 5-1 ATS in their last 6 Saturday games. San Jose State is 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games. The over is 5-1 in San Jose State’s last 6 games following an ATS win. The under is 4-1 in these two teams last 5 meetings.
These teams have not been good this season, so this could be an ugly game to watch. Air Force did beat San Jose State in their first meeting, but will be on the road here. With how poorly each team has played, I am going with the home team in this matchup.