UC Riverside Highlanders (8-4) at Cal State-Fullerton Titans (5-5)
College Basketball: Friday, February 5, 2021 at 8:00 pm (Titan Gym)
The Line: Cal State-Fullerton Titans +7 -- Over/Under: 136 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The UC Riverside Highlanders and CSU Fullerton Titans meet Friday in college basketball action at the Titan Gym.
The UC Riverside Highlanders look for a win after winning five of their last seven games. The UC Riverside Highlanders are averaging 69.3 points on 44.9 percent shooting and allowing 59.8 points on 37.3 percent shooting. Arinze Chidom is averaging 13 points and 5.3 rebounds while Jock Perry is averaging 11.9 points and 4.9 rebounds. Zyon Pullin is the third double-digit scorer and Flynn Cameron is grabbing 5.8 rebounds. The UC Riverside Highlanders are shooting 38.2 percent from beyond the arc and 66 percent from the free throw line. The UC Riverside Highlanders are allowing 29.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 36.1 rebounds per game.
The CSU Fullerton Titans look for a win after splitting their last eight games. The CSU Fullerton Titans are averaging 76.5 points on 46.6 percent shooting and allowing 76.6 points on 46.4 percent shooting. Tray Maddox Jr. is averaging 15.2 points and two rebounds while Dante Maddox Jr. is averaging 11.3 points and 2.1 rebounds. Wayne Arnold is the third double-digit scorer and Vincent Lee is grabbing 6.6 rebounds. The CSU Fullerton Titans are shooting 38.5 percent from beyond the arc and 73.5 percent from the free throw line. The CSU Fullerton Titans are allowing 36.1 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 28.4 rebounds per game.
The Highlanders are 9-1-1 ATS in their last 11 road games and 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games overall. The Titans are 10-23-1 ATS in their last 34 home games and 5-12-1 ATS in their last 18 Friday games. The under is 35-16-1 in Highlanders last 52 overall. The over is 5-1 in Titans last 6 overall. The underdog is 6-2 ATS in the last 8 meetings.
The UC Riverside Highlanders are the better team and they're playing their best ball of the season right now. In their last five games, UC Riverside is winning by an average of 13.8 points while allowing 33.8 percent shooting from the field. UC Riverside also wins on the road by an average of 14.2 points while allowing 35.5 percent shooting from the field. Crazy numbers. I have no choice but to lay the chalk with the UC Riverside Highlanders.