San Francisco Dons vs San Diego Toreros Point Spread: Betting Preview Hints At Winner

San Diego Toreros San Francisco Dons
11-8 January 18, 2014, 10:00 | War Memorial Gymnasium 11-8



The San Francisco Dons will be trying to slam the San Diego Toreros on Saturday when the teams tip off at War Memorial Gymnasium in college betting action.

The Dons currently sports a 11-8 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 7-8 ATS. The Toreros are 11-8 and 8-7 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Dons produce a 9-6 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Toreros have gone 9-5 against the number.

View San Diego Toreros vs San Francisco Dons Odds and Stats.

Bettors looking to back visiting San Diego before tip-off in this one found them as 5.5-point underdogs over at Sportsbook.ag earlier.

The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Dons at No. 217 and the Toreros at No. 216 heading into this contest.

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In their last action, San Diego was a 69-66 winner on the road against Santa Clara. They covered the 3.5-point spread as underdogs. Duda Sanadze scored 25 points for San Diego on Thursday, leading the Toreros to a 69-66 win over Santa Clara at Leavey Center.

In their last action, San Francisco was an 83-76 loser at home against BYU. They failed to cover the 4.5-point spread as underdogs. The Dons got a 26-point effort from Cole Dickerson, who added 14 rebounds, but BYU still managed to defeat San Francisco 83-76 Thursday at War Memorial Gymnasium.

How They Match Up:
Scoring and defensive stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features San Francisco's No. 43-ranked scoring average of 78.26 PPG, against a Toreros defense rated No. 36 and allowing 64.16 PPG. The Dons FG% has averaged 48.06% to date this season, more than the Toreros shooters have managed so far (45.28% per game).

A few Toreros at Dons trends to consider:
San Diego is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Diego's last 6 games
San Diego is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
San Diego is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
San Francisco is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
San Francisco is 7-1 ATS in its last 8 games when playing San Diego
San Francisco is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing San Diego
The total has gone OVER in 6 of San Francisco's last 9 games when playing San Diego


Next up:
San Diego at Gonzaga, Thursday, January 23rd
San Francisco at Santa Clara, Saturday, January 25th