Stanford Cardinal vs. Oregon State Beavers - 2/11/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Oregon State Beavers (14-8) at Stanford Cardinal (11-10)
College Basketball: Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 11:00 pm (Maples Pavilion)
The Line: Stanford Cardinal -1.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: FOX Sports 1
The Oregon State Beavers will travel to play the Stanford Cardinal in a PAC-12 game on Thursday.
The Stanford Cardinal are 11-10 (4-6) and are coming off of a loss to California by a score of 76-61. Stanford has lost 3 games in a row and is currently tied for 9th in the PAC-12 standings. Stanford defeated Oregon State by a score of 78-72 in these two teams first meeting of the season. Stanford is averaging 70.5 points per game while giving up 69.7 points per game. Stanford is also averaging 35.3 rebounds per game and 11.4 assists per game. Rosco Allen is averaging 15.1 points per game and 6.2 rebounds per game for Stanford. Marcus Allen is averaging 12.1 points per game and 4 rebounds per game for the Cardinal. Stanford is shooting 69.2% on free throws, 31.4% on three-pointers, and 41.8% on all field goal attempts.
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The Oregon State Beavers are 14-8 (5-6) and are coming off of a win against Colorado by a score of 60-56. Oregon State has won 2 games in a row and is currently 8th in the PAC-12 standings. Oregon State does have conference wins against USC and Oregon. Oregon State is averaging 71.4 points per game while giving up 68.6 points per game. Oregon State is also averaging 34.4 rebounds per game and 13.8 assists per game. Gary Payton II is averaging 16.5 points per game and 7.9 rebounds per game for Oregon State. Tres Tinkle is averaging 11.8 points per game and 5.1 rebounds per game for the Beavers. Oregon State is shooting 67% on free throws, 36.2% on three-pointers, and 43.8% on all field goal attempts.
Oregon State is 1-5 ATS in their last 6 Thursday games. Oregon State is 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games following an ATS win. The over is 4-0 in Oregon State’s last 4 Thursday games. Stanford is 0-4-1 ATS in their last 5 games. Stanford is 3-10 ATS in their last 13 Thursday games. The over is 4-1 in Stanford’s last 5 games following an ATS loss. The over is 9-0 in these two teams last 9 meetings.
Stanford has been disappointing this season, but will be at home for this game. Oregon State has picked up their play in recent games and will look for their 3rd win in a row. Oregon State is trending in the right direction in their last 2 games, while Stanford has lost 3 in a row. I am going with the road team here.