Cal State Fullerton at UC Irvine
|Date & Time||Wednesday February 6, 2019, 10:00 PM (EST)|
Bren Events Center
UC Irvine -7.5 / over-under: 136
The UC Irvine Anteaters welcome the Cal State Titans to town in a Big West college basketball tilt.
The surging Cal State Fullerton Titans have five in a row after knocking off Cal State Northridge 78-71 as a 7.5 point home favorite.
Cal State Fullerton jumped to a 21 point lead at the intermission and managed to hold off a huge second half Matadors rally.
Khalil Ahmad was the Titans main weapon pouring in 27 points with five pulls while Kyle Allman Jr. added 20 points and six boards.
Jackson Rowe gave CS Fullerton 18 points, 14 rebounds and five assists followed by Amel Kuljuhovic with five points and three yanks.
The UC Irvine Anteaters have racked up five wins in a row following an 82-80 decision at Long Beach State as a 6.5 road favorite.
UC Irvine sank shots at 52.4% and limited the 49ers to 42.9% from the field but turned 20 Anteaters fouls in to a 24-8 advantage at the line.
Evan Leonard paced a balanced Anteaters attack with 18 points and four helpers with Eyassu Worku adding 15 points and four assists.
UC Irvine saw 13 points and five pulls from Tommy Rutherford followed by Max Hazzard who chipped in with nine points and three yanks.
Cal State Fullerton Titans are 2-6 ATS in their last 8 games following a ATS loss and under is 37-15 in Titans last 52 vs. Big West. UC Irvine Anteaters are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games following a ATS loss and UC Irvine Anteaters are 3-8 ATS in their last 11 games overall. Under is 5-1 in the last 6 meetings in UC Irvine and Cal State Titans are 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings in UC Irvine.
UC Irvine crushed the Titans in the first meeting but UC Fullerton is better then that now…