Washington State vs. UC Davis - 12/2/17 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
UC Davis Aggies (4-2) at Washington State Cougars (6-0)
College Basketball: Saturday, December 2, 2017 at 3:00 pm (Friel Court)
The Line: Washington State Cougars -7 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The UC Davis Aggies and Washington State Cougars meet Saturday in college basketball action at the Friel Court.
The UC Davis Aggies look for a spark of consistency after splitting their last four games. The UC Davis Aggies are averaging 66.2 points on 45 percent shooting and allowing 62 points on 40.1 percent shooting. Chima Moneke is averaging 21.8 points and 11.3 rebounds while Siler Schneider is averaging 12.7 points and 1.8 assists. TJ Shorts II is the third double-digit scorer and A.J. John is grabbing 2.3 rebounds. The UC Davis Aggies are shooting 37.5 percent from beyond the arc and 68.9 percent from the free throw line. The UC Davis Aggies are allowing 26.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 32 rebounds per game. The UC Davis Aggies have lost five of their last seven road games.
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The Washington State Cougars look for another nice victory to improve to 7-0 on the season. The Washington State Cougars are averaging 82.7 points on 46.2 percent shooting and allowing 73.5 points on 42.5 percent shooting. Robert Franks is averaging 18.5 points and 6.7 rebounds while Malachi Flynn is averaging 17.7 points and 4.7 assists. Carter Skaggs is the third double-digit scorer and Viont'e Daniels is grabbing 3.7 rebounds. The Washington State Cougars are shooting 41.7 percent from beyond the arc and 75 percent from the free throw line. The Washington State Cougars are allowing 32.6 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 37.5 rebounds per game. The Washington State Cougars have won five straight home games.
The Aggies are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 road games, 4-0-1 ATS in their last 5 non-conference games and 4-0-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Cougars are 6-0 ATS in their last 6 home games, 5-0 ATS in their last 5 non-conference games and 7-0 ATS in their last 7 games overall. The under is 11-2 in Cougars last 13 overall and the under is 11-2 in Aggies last 13 overall.
The UC Davis Aggies are no pushover, as they have some victories with a heavy road schedule and play solid on the defensive side. However, Washington State has done nothing but win and cover games this season no matter if they're a favorite or an underdog. The Cougars are lighting it up on the offensive end and have been crashing the boards hard. Until Washington State comes back to reality, I'm going to keep backing this team. Give me the Cougars by double digits.