San Diego Toreros (7-8) vs. San Francisco Dons (11-5)
December 31, 2022 7:00 pm EDT
The Line: San Francisco Dons -10 / San Diego Toreros +10; Over/Under: +154
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The San Diego Toreros and San Francisco Dons meet Saturday in college basketball action at the War Memorial. The San Diego Toreros look to get back to a .500 record. The San Francisco Dons look for their 12th win.
The San Diego Toreros are averaging 77.9 points on 44.7 percent shooting and allowing 77.2 points on 47.6 percent shooting. Jase Townsend is averaging 15.2 points and 3.3 rebounds, while Eric Williams Jr. is averaging 15.1 points and 10.4 rebounds. Marcellus Earlington is the third double-digit scorer and Seikou Sisoho Jawara is grabbing 2.2 rebounds. The San Diego Toreros are shooting 38.2 percent from beyond the arc and 75.1 percent from the free throw line. The San Diego Toreros are allowing 41.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 31.9 rebounds per game.
The San Francisco Dons are averaging 75.1 points on 43.9 percent shooting and allowing 67.4 points on 42.5 percent shooting. Khalil Shabazz is averaging 15.2 points and 5.7 rebounds, while Tyrell Roberts is averaging 14.4 points and 3.4 rebounds. Zane Meeks is the third double-digit scorer and Marcus Williams is grabbing 2.6 rebounds. The San Francisco Dons are shooting 33.5 percent from beyond the arc and 73.6 percent from the free throw line. The San Francisco Dons are allowing 28.9 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 34.4 rebounds per game.
The Toreros are 1-7 ATS in their last 8 road games and 5-16-1 ATS in their last 22 games overall. The Dons are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 Saturday games and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games following a ATS loss. The over is 21-6 in Toreros last 27 overall. The under is 6-2 in Dons last 8 overall. The road team is 5-1 ATS in the last 6 meetings.
The San Diego Toreros have yet to prove they can hang with the big boys, and they’re losing in the underdog role by an average of 12.4 points. The San Francisco Dons play their best ball at home, where they win by an average of 14.2 points. San Francisco is simply the better, more talented team. San Diego should have issues keeping up. I’ll lay the chalk.