San Diego Toreros vs Montana Grizzlies Odds
Earning a win and covering the posted spread will be the goals for San Diego when they take on the Montana Grizzlies on Saturday in college hoops betting action.
The Toreros will try to spoil to the party on Saturday; they are 1-4 ATS against the number this season, while the Grizzlies are 2-0 ATS. San Diego is 0-0 on the totals; Montana is 0-0.
Bettors looking to go with the Grizzlies in this one found them listed as 11.5-point favorites earlier on the NCAA basketball betting menu for Monday's contest. Check for updates as money coming in on the Toreros was expected to move the line.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 64 (Grizzlies) and the No. 291 (Toreros) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank. A 74-69 result in favor of the Grizzlies has been projected by the scores prediction engine.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Montana has the nation's No. 131-rated offensive output, at 71 PPG. The visiting Toreros defense ranks No. 108 allowing on average 62.2 PPG. The Grizzlies FG% has averaged 47.6% so far, more than the Toreros marksmen have achieved on the year, 43.5% per game.
Defensively, San Diego features the nation's No. 66-rated defense on the road, allowing 57 points per game. Montana, meanwhile, comes in at No. 70 nationally in scoring at home.
San Diego lost its last outing, a 57-39 result against Santa Barbara on November 21. They failed to cover in that game as a 2.5-point underdog. The Toreros endured a 57-39 loss at the hands of the Gauchos on Wednesday, despite an 8-point effort from Johnny Dee at Thunderdome.
Montana won its last outing, a 66-63 result against Idaho on November 17. They covered in that game as a 1.5-point underdog. Montana earned a 66-63 victory over Idaho on Saturday, getting 17 points from Kareem Jamar at Cowan Spectrum.
San Diego Toreros Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Stephen F. Austin are 0-1
After playing Santa Barbara are 2-5
After a loss are 8-2
Montana Grizzlies Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
After playing Idaho are 8-2
After a win are 9-1
A few Toreros at Grizzlies trends to consider:
San Diego is 6-19 SU in its last 25 games on the road
Montana is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Montana is 16-2 SU in its last 18 games
San Diego at Stephen F. Austin, Saturday, December 1
Montana at BYU, Wednesday, November 28