College Basketball Matchup - San Francisco Dons Portland Pilots Odds Preview
|Portland Pilots||San Francisco Dons|
|12-9||January 29, 2014, 10:00 | War Memorial Gymnasium||13-8|
War Memorial Gymnasium will host San Francisco Dons vs. Portland Pilots action on Wednesday as both teams try to pay off for bettors in NCAA basketball betting action.
The Dons are 13-8 so far on the season, and 8-9 ATS vs. the number. The Pilots, meanwhile, are 12-9 and 14-7 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen San Francisco go 9-8 and the Pilots go 10-11 on the totals.
View Portland Pilots vs San Francisco Dons Odds and Stats.
The Pilots were listed as 2.5-point underdogs at many online sportsbooks, including Sportsbook.ag.
The Dons sit at No. 215 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Pilots sit at No. 140 on the same chart.
In their last action, Portland was a 65-63 loser at home against San Diego. They failed to cover the 5-point spread as favorites. The Pilots endured a 65-63 loss at the hands of the Toreros on Saturday, despite a 21-point effort from Kevin Bailey at Earle A. Chiles Center.
San Francisco was a 75-66 winner in their most recent outing at home against Santa Clara. They covered the 7.5-point spread as favorites. Cole Dickerson scored 28 points for San Francisco on Saturday, leading the Dons to a 75-66 win over Santa Clara at War Memorial Gymnasium.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up San Francisco's No. 46 nationally ranked offense (77.43 points per game) against a Pilots defense that sits as the No. 194 at 73 PPG. The Dons have been averaging 48.29% from the field, more than the Pilots have managed so far this season (45.45% on average).
A few Pilots at Dons trends to consider:
Portland is 14-7 ATS in its last 21 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Portland's last 8 games
Portland is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
Portland is 4-18 SU in its last 22 games on the road
San Francisco is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
San Francisco is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Francisco's last 5 games at home
San Francisco is 7-2 ATS in its last 9 games when playing Portland
Portland at Santa Clara, Saturday, February 1st
San Francisco at Gonzaga, Saturday, February 1st