San Francisco Portland Betting Preview
Portland Pilots vs San Francisco Dons Odds
Bettors will hope to hit paydirt on Thursday when the San Francisco Dons try to run the Portland Pilots off the court at War Memorial Gymnasium in college hoops action.
The Dons currently sports a 11-13 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 15-5 ATS. The Pilots are 9-17 and 6-15 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Dons produce a 8-10-1 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Pilots have gone 6-10 against the number.
Sportsbooks such as BetOnline had set the Dons as 9.5-point favorites on the opening line for this contest. It may have moved, check for updates.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Dons sit at No. 207 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Pilots sit at No. 271 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Dons will win this game 67-60.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature San Francisco's No. 269-rated squad against Portland's No. 157-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, San Francisco rates No. 33 in the country with 7.9 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 328 nationally with 4.2 per match.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Portland owns the country's No. 200-rated mark, allowing 70.5 points per game on the highway. San Francisco, on the other hand, rates No. 180 in scoring at home.
Portland was a 72-68 loser in its last match at home against Pepperdine. They failed to cover the 3-point spread as favorites. Portland suffered a 72-68 loss against Pepperdine on Saturday, getting 17 points from Derrick Rodgers in a losing effort at Chiles Center.
Last time out for San Francisco, they were a 99-87 winner as they battled BYU on the road. They covered in the match as a 14.5-point underdog. San Francisco got 23 points from De'End Parker en route to a 99-87 victory over BYU on Saturday at Marriott Center.
Portland Pilots Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 4-6
Before playing BYU are 3-3
After playing Pepperdine are 5-5
After a loss are 3-7
San Francisco Dons Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 7-3
Before playing Gonzaga are 5-5
After playing BYU are 5-2
After a win are 7-3
A few Pilots at Dons trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Portland's last 5 games when playing on the road against San Francisco
Portland is 5-13 ATS in its last 18 games when playing on the road against San Francisco
Portland is 2-11 SU in its last 13 games when playing on the road against San Francisco
Portland is 1-6 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
San Francisco is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Portland
San Francisco is 11-2 SU in its last 13 games when playing at home against Portland
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Francisco's last 6 games when playing Portland
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of San Francisco's last 5 games at home
Portland at BYU, Saturday, February 16
San Francisco home to Gonzaga, Saturday, February 16