Betting on today’s Aztecs and Bulldogs game? Catch the action at Save Mart Center in Fresno, CA, as the Bulldogs hosts this showdown at 10:00 ET on CBSS. In this Mountain West matchup, San Diego State is favored by -13.5 vs. Fresno State. The over/under for the game is 136.5 points.

SAN DIEGO STATE AZTECS VS FRESNO STATE BULLDOGS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Fresno State Bulldogs +13.5

This game will be played at Save Mart Center at 10:00 ET on Saturday, February 24th.

WHY BET THE FRESNO STATE BULLDOGS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-69 in favor of the Bulldogs.
  • Not only will Fresno State pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +13.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 136.5 points, and we like the over with a projected 144 points.

Can San Diego State Pull Out the Win as Road Favorites?

San Diego State is 20-7 overall and 9-5 in Mountain West play. On the road, the Aztecs are 5-7 compared to their perfect 13-0 mark at home. They come into this game having lost two straight on the road, and their average scoring margin away from home is just +0.1.

For the year, San Diego State has been favored in 18 games, going 16-2 in those matchups. In their last outing, the Aztecs fell to Utah State by a score of 68-63. Over their last 10 games on the road, they are 4-6.

San Diego State has an overall ATS record of 11-14 this season. Their ATS record as the favorite is 9-9. On the road, the Aztecs have an ATS mark of just 3-9 this year. Over their last 10 games as the favorite, San Diego State has gone 7-3 vs. the spread.

On the season, the over/under record in San Diego State games is 14-11 and today’s over/under line of 136.5 is lower than the average over/under line in their games this year (141.6). In their last three games, the average scoring total is 135 points and their OU record over their last 10 games is 5-5.

Coming off their recent game, the San Diego State offense tallied 63 points in a matchup against Utah State. Their field goal percentage for the game was 42.9%, and they made 3 threes. On the offensive front, the Aztecs have a season-long field goal percentage of 45%, ranking 177th nationally. When it comes to three-point shooting, they are ranked 294th in terms of percentage and 236th in three-pointers made.

Coming into today’s game, the San Diego State defense is giving up an average of 67.0 points per contest. In their previous game vs. Utah State, the Aggies finished with a field goal percentage of 49% and a total of 68 points vs. San Diego State.

Will the Bulldogs Come Through as Home Underdogs?

After losing their last two games, Fresno State is looking to get back on track as they host San Diego State. The Bulldogs are 11-15 overall and 4-9 in Mountain West play. At home, they are 7-8 this season.

As underdogs, Fresno State has gone just 2-13 this season. Their average scoring margin at home is -0.7 points per game. In their last game, the Bulldogs lost to Boise State by a score of 90-66.

At home this season, Fresno State has an ATS record of 7-8 and an overall ATS record of 11-14. As the underdog, the Bulldogs have gone 5-10 vs. the spread this year and are 5-5 in their last 10 games as the underdog.

So far this season, the over/under record for Fresno State games is 15-10. On average, their games have finished with 3.6 more points than the over/under line. Today’s over/under line of 136.5 is lower than the average over/under line in their games (138.1). Over their last three games, the over/under record is 2-1 and their games have averaged 140 points during that stretch.

In their most recent game, the Bulldogs’ offense tallied 66 points, consistent with their ongoing season average of 69.1 points per game. Isaiah Hill is currently the leading scorer for the team, entering today’s matchup with an average of 12.2. Meanwhile, Xavier Dusell also brings a PPG average of 11.3 into the game.

On the defensive side, Fresno State is currently hovering around the NCAA’s average for points allowed, conceding an average of 72.7 points per game. In their previous game vs. Boise State, the Broncos finished with a field goal percentage of 58% and a total of 90 points vs. Fresno State.