Cal State-Northridge Matadors (6-8) at San Diego State Aztecs (7-5)
|Date & Time||Tuesday January 1, 2019, 3:00 PM (EST)|
The Line: San Diego State Aztecs -15.5 -- Over/Under: 159.5
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West coast college basketball pits the Cal State Northridge Matadors at the San Diego State Aztecs on Tuesday.
The Cal State Northridge Matadors have won three in a row after a 94-86 victory against visiting Morgan State on Saturday.
Cal State Northridge jumped to a nine point lead at the halfway point and traded baskets the rest of the way behind 51.6% marksmanship.
Terrell Gomez led all scorers with 29 points on 11-19 accuracy including 5-9 from beyond the arc while Lamine Diane added 16 points, 15 rebounds, five assists and five blocks on 6-14 and 4-7 at the line.
Rodney Henderson Jr. and Darius Brown II gave the Matadors 13 points apiece with Cameron Gottfried netted eleven points with nine boards, five helpers and three steals on 4-8.
The San Diego State Aztecs look to get back in the win column after an 82-61 to visiting Brown as an eleven point home favorite.
San Diego State fell behind by 28 points at the intermission and couldn’t recover with the Bears holding a 53.4%-35.2% shooting advantage.
Jalen McDaniels was the Aztecs top offensive weapon with 19 points, six rebounds, three steals and two blocks on 7-14 marksmanship.
SDSU received eleven points and five pulls from Aguek Arop on 3-8 and 4-4 at the line followed by Jordan Schakel and Nathan Mensah with nine points each with Mensah snagging seven rebounds.
Over is 12-3-1 in CS Northridge last 16 overall and CS Northridge are 2-8 ATS in their last 10 vs. Mountain West and CS Northridge are 5-19-3 ATS in their last 27 Tuesday games. Under is 12-3 in SDSU last 15 non-conference games and under is 7-2 in SDSU last 9 overall and SDSU are 6-2-1 ATS in their last 9 vs. Big West.
San Diego State wins easily but I’d feel more comfortable taking the points…