San Francisco Dons visit Nevada Wolf Pack in college basketball clash
San Francisco Dons vs Nevada Wolf Pack Odds
The Nevada Wolf Pack will try to pay off for their supporters on Saturday when they play host to the San Francisco Dons at Lawlor Events Center in NCAA basketball action.
Nevada battles the Dons, currently sitting with a 5-2 mark (4-1 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 3-2 for the Wolf Pack and 1-2-1 for the Dons.
College basketball odds makers at BetOnline opened the Nevada Wolf Pack as 2.5-point favorites in this matchup. Check for the latest spread and over-under at the sportsbook.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 327 (Wolf Pack) and the No. 110 (Dons) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank. A 79-71 result in favor of the Dons has been projected by the scores prediction engine.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Nevada's No. 76 nationally ranked offense (74.3 points per game) against a Dons defense that sits as the No. 130 at 63.4 PPG. The Wolf Pack have been averaging 44.4% from the field, less than the Dons have managed so far this season (46.5% on average).
Defensively, San Francisco features the nation's No. 36-rated defense on the road, allowing 60 points per game. Nevada, meanwhile, comes in at No. 141 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, San Francisco was a 67-59 loser on the road against Pacific. They failed to cover the 3-point spread as underdogs. The Dons endured a 67-59 loss at the hands of the Tigers on Saturday, despite a 14-point effort from Cole Dickerson at Spanos Center.
Last time out for Nevada, they were a 69-56 winner as they battled Cal Poly at home. They covered in the match as a 7-point favorite. Malik Story scored 19 points leading the Wolf Pack to a 69-56 victory over Cal Poly at Lawlor Events Center on Tuesday.
San Francisco Dons Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing Holy Cross are 2-2
After playing Pacific are 7-3
After a loss are 7-3
Nevada Wolf Pack Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
After a win are 6-4
A few Dons at Wolf Pack trends to consider:
Nevada is 22-3 SU in its last 25 games at home
Nevada is 15-7 SU in its last 22 games
Nevada is 3-6-1 ATS in its last 10 games at home
Nevada is 3-6-2 ATS in its last 11 games
San Francisco home to Holy Cross, Tuesday, December 18
Nevada home to Cal State San Marcos, Friday, December 21