Fresno State Bulldogs home to Pacific Tigers in NCAA Basketball betting action
Pacific Tigers vs Fresno State Bulldogs Odds
Bettors will hope to hit paydirt on Friday when the Fresno State Bulldogs try to run the Pacific Tigers off the court at Save Mart Center in college hoops action.
This season, the Bulldogs are 1-1 overall and 2-0 ATS ATS, while the Tigers are 1-0 and 0-0 ATS against the number. As for the totals, Fresno State boasts a 0-1 on the OU, and Pacific is 0-0.
On the opening NCAA basketball line for this matchup, Fresno State sat as 8-point favorites over at 5Dimes. Also, check out the current total, which often goes up first at online sportsbook BetOnline.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Bulldogs - Tigers odds would favor the Bulldogs if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Fresno State is rated No. 234 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Pacific is at No. 290. Mathematical models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 89-54 win for the Tigers.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Fresno State's No. 346 nationally ranked offense (46 points per game) against a Tigers defense that sits as the No. 5 at 38 PPG. The Bulldogs have been averaging 32.7% from the field, less than the Tigers have managed so far this season (48.4% on average).
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Pacific owns the country's No. 1-rated mark, allowing 0 points per game on the highway. Fresno State, on the other hand, rates No. 287 in scoring at home.
Pacific won its last outing, a 76-38 result against Holy Names on November 10. Pacific cruised to victory on Saturday, running Holy Names out of the gym and running up a 76-38 score at Spanos Center.
Last time out for Fresno State, they were a 39-30 winner as they battled UC Riverside on the road. They covered in the match as a 7.5-point favorite. The Bulldogs grabbed a 39-30 win over the Highlanders on Wednesday, behind a 17-point effort from Allen Huddleston at Student Center.
Pacific Tigers Trends:
When playing on Friday are 5-5
Before playing Oral Roberts are 1-0
After a win are 3-7
Fresno State Bulldogs Trends:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Cal Poly are 2-3
After playing UC Riverside are 1-1
After a win are 5-5
A few Tigers at Bulldogs trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Pacific's last 9 games on the road
Pacific is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
Pacific is 3-13 SU in its last 16 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Fresno State's last 5 games when playing Pacific
Fresno State is 10-4 SU in its last 14 games when playing Pacific
Fresno State is 16-7 SU in its last 23 games at home
Fresno State is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
Pacific home to Oral Roberts, Monday, November 19
Fresno State at Cal Poly, Monday, November 19