The San Diego Toreros (5-7) will be at home in Jenny Craig Pavilion when they square off against the UC Davis Aggies (4-7). Action begins at 10 p.m. ET on Saturday, December 14, 2019.
UC Davis Aggies vs. San Diego Toreros Betting Preview
The last time the Aggies played, they were victorious over the Northern Illinois Huskies, 66-57. Joe Mooney was the game’s leading scorer with 17 points on 6-for-10 shooting. The Aggies held the Huskies to an effective field goal percentage of 0.400 (below their season average of 0.486) and had a free throw rate of 0.292 (above their season average of 0.221).
The Toreros will look to maintain momentum after defeating the Cal State Fullerton Titans in their last contest, 66-54. With 18 points on 7-for-16 shooting, Braun Hartfield was the game’s high scorer. San Diego dominated nearly every facet of the game. They had an offensive rebounding percentage of 26.3 (above their season average of 24.1) and a free throw rate of 0.129 (matching their season average). For those same stats, Cal State Fullerton recorded marks of 7.1 and 0.083, respectively.
It could be a difficult game for UC Davis on the offensive glass. The Aggies currently rank 306th in offensive rebounding percentage (23.3 percent), while San Diego ranks 89th in defensive rebounding percentage (74.3 percent).
This is the first time these teams will clash this year. The Toreros won the sole contest played against each other last season, 76-57. The Toreros played a nearly perfect game. They had an offensive rebounding percentage of 21.9 and a superb effective field goal percentage of 0.567. For those same stats, the Aggies put up marks of 14.3 and 0.406, respectively.
UC Davis Aggies at San Diego Toreros Odds Prediction
College Basketball Pick: SU Winner – San Diego, ATS Winner – San Diego, O/U – Under
San Diego ranks 175th in assists per game (12.3) while UC Davis ranks 220th in assists allowed per game (15.3).
The Toreros have outscored opponents by an average of 4.8 points in their last five games. For the season, San Diego has lost by an average of 1.8 points.
During their last five games, the Aggies have scored an average of 70.4 points per game (0.1 below their season average) and allowed an average of 68.8 points per game (2.4 below their season average).