San Diego State Aztecs vs San Diego Toreros Point Spread: Betting Preview Hints At Winner
San Diego Toreros vs San Diego State Aztecs Odds
The San Diego Toreros will look to pick up a win while covering the spread when they take on the Aztecs in San Diego State at Viejas Arena on Saturday in college basketball action.
This season, the Aztecs are 7-1 overall and 3-2 ATS ATS, while the Toreros are 6-5 and 4-4 ATS against the number. As for the totals, San Diego State boasts a 3-1 on the OU, and San Diego is 1-1.
The visitors opened as 16-point underdogs in this one at most sportsbooks tracked at Odds Shark, including Bovada. The total was set to open a bit later (check out GTbets.eu for the latest situation(.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 239-rated San Diego taking on the No. 102-rated Aztecs in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 79-71 win for the Aztecs on Saturday.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits San Diego State's No. 93-ranked offense, averaging 72.6 PPG, against a Toreros defense that ranks No. 105 at 62.4 PPG. The Aztecs field goal percentage has averaged 42.9% so far, less than the Toreros marksmen have achieved on the year, 46.6% per game.
Defensively, San Diego features the nation's No. 30-rated defense on the road, allowing 58.2 points per game. San Diego State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 130 nationally in scoring at home.
San Diego won its last outing, an 88-65 result against Arizona Christian on December 11. The battle between the Toreros and Firestorm didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Arizona Christian was handed an 88-65 defeat on Tuesday at Jenny Craig Pavilion.
San Diego State was an 84-70 winner in their most recent outing at home against Santa Barbara. They failed to cover the 16-point spread as favorites. San Diego State earned an 84-70 victory over Santa Barbara on Thursday, getting 23 points from Chase Tapley at Viejas Arena.
San Diego Toreros Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 2-8
Before playing Oregon State are 2-0
After a win are 4-6
San Diego State Aztecs Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Point Loma are 0-1
After playing Santa Barbara are 6-4
After a win are 9-1
A few Toreros at Aztecs trends to consider:
San Diego is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
San Diego is 1-6-1 ATS in its last 8 games when playing on the road against San Diego State
San Diego is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against San Diego State
San Diego State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
San Diego State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing San Diego
San Diego State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against San Diego
San Diego State is 18-4 SU in its last 22 games at home
San Diego at Oregon State, Saturday, December 22
San Diego State home to Point Loma, Tuesday, December 18