The Cal State Fullerton Titans (3-8), who are currently on a five-game losing streak, look to get back in the win column when they welcome the San Francisco Dons (8-2) to Titan Gym. Tip-off is set for 5 p.m. ET on Saturday, December 14, 2019.
San Francisco Dons vs. Cal State Fullerton Titans Odds Preview
In the Dons’ last game, they beat the California Golden Bears, 76-64. Jimbo Lull was the top scorer from either team with 20 points on 7-for-10 shooting. San Francisco dominated nearly every stat category in the game. They had a turnover percentage of 14.1 (better than their season average of 14.3) and an effective field goal percentage of 0.517 (below their season average of 0.543). California was 19.7 and 0.460, respectively, for those same stats.
The Titans are trying to rebound after their 66-54 loss to the San Diego Toreros in their last game. With 12 points and 10 rebounds, Cal State Fullerton’s Davon Clare had a solid game. San Diego held the Titans to an offensive rebounding percentage of 7.1 (below their season average of 22.8). Cal State Fullerton, on the other hand, had a turnover percentage of 11.2 (better than their season average of 17.6).
Second-chance opportunities could be hard to come by for Cal State Fullerton in this contest. The Titans rank 329th in offensive rebounding percentage (21.1 percent), while San Francisco ranks 39th in defensive rebounding percentage (77.9 percent).
This is the first time these teams will clash this year, after the Dons won the lone game last season, 68-54. San Francisco’s effective field goal percentage was its biggest advantage over Cal State Fullerton. The Dons had a rate of 0.588 while the Titans posted a mark of 0.418.
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The Titans rank 41st in blocks allowed per game (2.7) while the Dons rank 123rd (2.8).
San Francisco ranks 20th in steals allowed per game (5.3) while Cal State Fullerton ranks 40th (5.5).
San Francisco ranks 66th in three pointers attempted per game (29.7) while Cal State Fullerton ranks 234th (18.5).
The Dons rank 101st in assists per game (12.7) while the Titans rank 243rd (9.6).
San Francisco averages 39.9 rebounds per game, which ranks 83rd in the nation. Cal State Fullerton ranks 187th in rebounds allowed per game (36.5).
The Titans’ average margin of defeat in their last five games has been 7.2, up from 5.3 for the season.
During their last five games, the Dons have scored an average of 79.4 points per game (4.6 below their season average) and allowed an average of 74.8 points per game (4.3 above their season average).