Boise State vs. San Jose State - 1/29/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
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San Jose State Spartans (7-14) at Boise State Broncos (13-8)
College Basketball: Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at 9:00 pm (Taco Bell Arena)
The Line: Boise State Broncos -15 -- Over/Under: 153.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The San Jose State Spartans and Boise State Broncos meet Wednesday in college basketball action at the ExtraMile Arena.
The San Jose State Spartans need a win after splitting their last eight games. The San Jose State Spartans are averaging 69.8 points on 39.5 percent shooting and allowing 78.9 points on 46.1 percent shooting. Seneca Knight is averaging 14.7 points and 2.3 assists while Brae Ivey is averaging 9.9 points and 2.8 rebounds. Zach Chappell is dishing 2.2 assists and Richard Washington is grabbing 3.9 rebounds. The San Jose State Spartans are shooting 30.5 percent from beyond the arc and 70.2 percent from the free throw line. The San Jose State Spartans are allowing 34.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33.5 rebounds per game. The San Jose State Spartans have lost seven straight road games.
The Boise State Broncos need a win after splitting their last six games. The Boise State Broncos are averaging 78.4 points on 45.8 percent shooting and allowing 70.8 points on 45 percent shooting. Derrick Alston is averaging 19.2 points and 3.2 assists while Justinian Jessup is averaging 15 points and 4.4 rebounds. Abu Kigab is the third double-digit scorer and Roderick Williams is grabbing eight rebounds. The Boise State Broncos are shooting 34.9 percent from beyond the arc and 74.6 percent from the free throw line. The Boise State Broncos are allowing 30.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 31.6 rebounds per game. The Boise State Broncos have won eight straight home games.
The Spartans are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 Wednesday games, 4-14-1 ATS in their last 19 road games and 3-13 ATS in their last 16 games following a ATS win. The Broncos are 8-2 ATS in their last 10 home games and 10-4 ATS in their last 14 games following a ATS win. The over is 5-2 in Spartans last 7 overall. The over is 5-0 in Broncos last 5 overall. The home team is 16-5 ATS in the last 21 meetings. The favorite is 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings.
The San Jose State Spartans have been horrible ATS on the road dating back to last season, and they lose on the road this year by an average of 16.1 points and shoot 37.6 percent from the field. The Boise State Broncos ar 12-8 ATS on the season and 7-2 ATS at home where they win by an average of 20.1 points and shoot 47.7 percent from the field. The San Jose State Spartans have been one of those teams over the years that provide little value both SU and ATS. It's Boise State in a home beatdown or pass for me.