Stanford Cardinal vs. Weber State Wildcats - 11/17/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Weber State Wildcats (1-1) at Stanford Cardinal (2-0)
College Basketball: Thursday, November 17, 2016 at 10:00 pm (Maples Pavilion)
The Line: Stanford Cardinal -10.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Weber State Wildcats will travel to play the Stanford Cardinal in a non-conference college basketball game on Thursday.
The Stanford Cardinal are 2-0 this season after beating Harvard in their first game and CS Northridge in their second game by a score of 96-69. Stanford scored 47 points in the first half and 49 points in the second half to beat CS Northridge. Reid Travis led Stanford with 19 points and 5 rebounds in this game. Stanford shot 50% on field goals, while shooting 56.3% in three-pointers in their win. Stanford out rebounded their opponent by a total of 40-35, while adding 18 assists in the victory. Reid Travis is averaging 21.5 points per game with 11 rebounds per game, while Dorian Pickens is averaging 12 points per game with 5.5 rebounds per game and 2 assists per game this season. Stanford is shooting 48.4% on field goals, 45.5% on three-pointers, and 63.9% on free throws this season.
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The Weber State Wildcats are 1-1 this season after losing to Pepperdine by a score of 69-68 in their last game. Weber State led at halftime but was not able to hold onto it for the win. Jeremy Senglin led Weber State with 29 points, 5 rebounds, and 3 assists in this game. Weber State shot 53.8% on field goals, while shooting 41.2% on three-pointers. Weber State was out rebounded by their opponent by a total of 38-29, while adding 15 assists in the loss. Jeremy Senglin is averaging 26.5 points per game with 5 rebounds per game and 2.5 assists per game, while Zach Braxton is averaging 14.5 points, 8.5 rebounds, and 2 assists per game. Weber State is shooting 62.8% on field goals, 63.6% on free throws, and 56.1% on three-pointers this season.
Weber State is 0-5 ATS in their last 5 Thursday games and 2-5 ATS in their last 7 road games. The under is 5-1 in Weber State’s last 6 games against the PAC-12. Stanford is 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games against the Big Sky and 5-0 ATS in their last 5 home games. The over is 4-0 in Stanford’s last 4 games.
Stanford comes into this game after winning their first two games, while Weber State has split their first two games. Stanford has been solid on offense, but is going up against a good defense in Weber State. Stanford is the better team here and I like them at home.