San Jose State vs. Fresno State - 2/12/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
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Fresno State Bulldogs (8-16) at San Jose State Spartans (7-17)
College Basketball: Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at 10:00 pm (Provident Credit Union Event Center)
The Line: San Jose State Spartans +5.5 -- Over/Under: 144.5
The Fresno State Bulldogs and San Jose State Spartans meet Wednesday in college basketball action at the Event Center.
The Fresno State Bulldogs need a win after losing six of their last nine games. The Fresno State Bulldogs are averaging 68.8 points on 42 percent shooting and allowing 68.6 points on 42 percent shooting. Orlando Robinson is averaging 13.1 points and seven rebounds while New Williams is averaging 12.3 points and three rebounds. Nate Grimes is the third double-digit scorer and Jarred Hyder is grabbing 2.8 rebounds. The Fresno State Bulldogs are shooting 33.2 percent from beyond the arc and 71.2 percent from the free throw line. The Fresno State Bulldogs are allowing 35.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 34.3 rebounds per game. The Fresno State Bulldogs have lost four of their last six road games.
The San Jose State Spartans need a win after losing six of their last seven games. The San Jose State Spartans are averaging 70 points on 39.7 percent shooting and allowing 80 points on 46.8 percent shooting. Seneca Knight is averaging 15.8 points and 2.3 assists while Brae Ivey is averaging 9.5 points and 2.7 rebounds. Zach Chappell is dishing 2.2 assists and Richard Washington is grabbing 3.9 rebounds. The San Jose State Spartans are shooting 29.8 percent from beyond the arc and 71.2 percent from the free throw line. The San Jose State Spartans are allowing 35.1 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 32.8 rebounds per game. The San Jose State Spartans have won four of their last six home games.
The Bulldogs are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 road games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 Wednesday games. The Spartans are 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games following a ATS loss, 5-1 ATS in their last 6 Wednesday games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The over is 5-1 in Bulldogs last 6 overall. The over is 4-0 in Spartans last 4 overall. The home team is 5-2 ATS in the last 7 meetings. The favorite is 5-0 ATS in the last 5 meetings.
The Fresno State Bulldogs are losing games and are playing ugly basketball, but they're 7-5 ATS on the road and cruised to a 15-point win over the Spartans last month. The San Jose State Spartans are a team we've faded for years, and this year is no different with them being 10-13 ATS on the season, losing their last five games by an average of 13.8 points and losing at home by an average of 2.5 points. It's Fresno State and the chalk or pass.