San Diego Toreros vs San Francisco Dons Odds
The visiting San Diego Toreros hope to send their backers to the pay window on Thursday as they look to cover the spread at War Memorial Gymnasium against the San Francisco Dons.
San Francisco will face the 8-8 Toreros, who own a 6-6 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Dons are 4-5-1 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Toreros are 2-3 favoring the OVER.
The Toreros were listed as 9.5-point underdogs at many online sportsbooks, including Sportsbook.ag.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Dons sit at No. 158 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Toreros sit at No. 194 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Toreros will win this game 70-69.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up San Francisco's No. 121 nationally ranked offense (70.3 points per game) against a Toreros defense that sits as the No. 113 at 63.7 PPG. The Dons have been averaging 45.8% from the field, more than the Toreros have managed so far this season (44.7% on average).
Defensively, San Diego features the nation's No. 77-rated defense on the road, allowing 65.2 points per game. San Francisco, meanwhile, comes in at No. 122 nationally in scoring at home.
Last time out for San Diego, they were a 61-50 winner as they battled Portland at home. They covered in the match as a 6-point favorite. The Toreros got 14 points from Christopher Anderson as San Diego ran past Portland 61-50 on Thursday at Jenny Craig Pavilion.
Last time out for San Francisco, they were an 80-76 loser as they battled BYU at home. They covered in the match as a 5-point underdog. Cody Doolin scored 22 points and chipped in with 10 assists for a double-double, but his team still lost 80-76 against BYU in college basketball action at War Memorial Gymnasium.
San Diego Toreros Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing Pepperdine are 3-7
After playing Portland are 1-9
After a win are 4-6
San Francisco Dons Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 8-2
Before playing St. Mary's are 7-3
After playing BYU are 5-1
After a loss are 4-6
A few Toreros at Dons trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Diego's last 7 games when playing on the road against San Francisco
San Diego is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games on the road
San Francisco is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing San Diego
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Francisco's last 7 games when playing San Diego
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Francisco's last 7 games when playing at home against San Diego
San Francisco is 2-7 SU in its last 9 games
San Diego at Pepperdine, Saturday, January 12
San Francisco at St. Mary's, Saturday, January 12