UC Davis vs. Cal State-Fullerton - 3/9/18 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Cal State-Fullerton Titans (17-11) at UC Davis Aggies (22-9)
College Basketball: Friday, March 9, 2018 at 9:30 pm (Honda Center)
The Line: UC Davis Aggies -1 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The semifinal matchup in the Big West college basketball tourney features the UC Davis Aggies facing the UC Fullerton Titans.
The UC Fullerton Titans earned their way to the conference semis with a tight 76-74 victory versus the Long Beach State 49ers. CS Fullerton fired away at 54% with Long Beach State countering at 34.9% with 13 more looks to stay in the game.
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Kyle Allman carried the Titans as he poured in a contest high 24 points with eight assists on 7-15 and 10-14 at the line. UC Fullerton received 18 points and eight rebounds from Jackson Rowe on 7-11 Khalil Ahmad and Austen Awosika netted 14 and ten points.
The UC Davis Aggies won the regular season crown in the Big West but had their hands full with UC Riverside in a 70-66 victory. UC Davis held a small 44.9%-41.8% shooting edge but won with a 2014 advantage at the charity stripe.
The balanced Aggies offense received 15 points each from Joe Mooney and TJ Shorts on 9-18 and 10-14 from the stripe. AJ John gave UC Davis 13 points and five yanks on 4-9 while Siler Schneider and Michael Onyebalu combined for 20 points.
The Big West is truly a conference where there is an abundance of parity. No line has been released but UC Davis will a favorite to some degree and I’ll look in to this further while we wait…