NCAA Matchups  >>  Portland Pilots vs. Pepperdine Waves Preview 01/05/2013

The Portland Pilots and the Pepperdine Waves will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Firestone Fieldhouse.
Oddsmakers currently have the Waves listed as 6-point favorites versus the Pilots, while the game's total is sitting at 117.
Portland was a 61-50 loser in its last match on the road against San Diego. They failed to cover the 6-point spread as underdogs.
Last time out for Pepperdine, they were a 78-62 loser as they battled Gonzaga at home. They earned a push in the match as a 16-point underdog.
Team record: 7-9 SU, 4-7 ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

is 5-11 SU in its last 16 games when playing on the road against Pepperdine
is 1-6 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road

When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Loyola Marymount are 3-7
After playing San Diego are 3-7
After a loss are 6-4

Team record: 8-6 SU, 6-3-1 ATS

The total has gone UNDER in 8 of last 11 games when playing Portland
is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games at home
is 11-5 SU in its last 16 games when playing at home against Portland
is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games

When playing on Saturday are 2-8
Before playing BYU are 4-3
After playing Gonzaga are 1-9
After a loss are 5-5

Portland at Loyola Marymount, Saturday, January 12
Pepperdine at BYU, Thursday, January 10