Big West Tournament - Pacific Tigers vs Cal Poly Mustangs Point Spread: Betting Preview Hints At Winner
Cal Poly Mustangs vs Pacific Tigers Odds
The college hoops wagering menu features a clash between Pacific and Cal Poly on Friday, with the host Tigers trying to win and cover the NCAA basketball point spread.
This is a conference playoff game in the Big West Tournament. This matchup is a neutral-site affair being played at Honda Center.
The Tigers are 20-12 so far on the season, and 14-13-2 ATS vs. the number. The Mustangs, meanwhile, are 18-12 and 16-11-1 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Pacific go 15-13 and the Mustangs go 10-15 on the totals.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 141-rated Tigers and the No. 243-ranked Mustangs, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 69-68 result in favor of the Tigers.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Pacific's No. 160-ranked offense, averaging 68 PPG, against a Mustangs defense that ranks No. 74 at 62.7 PPG. The Tigers field goal percentage has averaged 45.4% so far, more than the Mustangs marksmen have achieved on the year, 42.8% per game.
Defensively, Cal Poly features the nation's No. 108-rated defense on the road, allowing 66.7 points per game. Pacific, meanwhile, comes in at No. 117 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Cal Poly was a 64-41 winner at home against UC Davis. They covered the 3.5-point spread as favorites. Cal Poly cruised to victory on Thursday, running UC Davis out of the gym and running up a 64-41 score at Honda Center.
Pacific was a 71-68 winner in its last match at home against Santa Barbara. They failed to cover the 5-point spread as favorites. The Tigers got a terrific 26-point effort from Colin Beatty as Pacific defeated Santa Barbara 71-68 on Thursday at Honda Center.