Thursday, January 21, 2016
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The Arizona State Sun Devils travel to Haas Pavilion to play the California Golden Bears on Thursday, January 21, 2016. The opening line for this game has California as 5.5 point favorites and the over/under has been set at 144.
The Sun Devils come into this game with an overall record of 11-7 and a road record of 2-3. They are 8-9 against the spread and their over/under record is 10-7. The Golden Bears have an overall record of 12-6 and a home record of 11-0. They have an over/under record of 8-10 and they are 9-9 against the spread.
Tra Holder comes into this contest averaging 16.2 points per game while playing 30.9 minutes per night so far this season for the Sun Devils. He pulls down 3.8 rebounds per game and dishes out 3.3 assists per game as well. His field goal percentage is 43% while his free throw percentage is currently at 75%. Gerry Blakes averages 10.8 points per game in 29.7 minutes per contest this season. He averages 2.2 assists per contest and 5.7 rebounds per game for Arizona State. His field goal percentage is 38% for the year while his free throw percentage is 72%.
Tyrone Wallace averages 15.4 points per game while playing 33.1 minutes per contest this year for the Golden Bears. He grabs 5.1 rebounds per game and has 4.5 assists per contest on the year. His field goal percentage is 46% and his free throw percentage currently is at 63%. Jaylen Brown averages 14.8 points per game this season and he sees the court an average of 27 minutes per contest. He also averages 5.9 rebounds per contest and 1.6 assists per game. His field goal percentage is 48% and his free throw percentage is 63%.
Arizona State averages 76.2 points per contest this season which ranks them 97th in the nation. Their average scoring margin is 4.2 and their shooting percentage is 43% as a team which has them ranked 203rd. Behind the arc they shoot 32% which is good for 262nd in the country. They average 38.7 rebounds per game and 12.3 assists per game which ranks them 68th and 223rd in those offensive categories. In the turnover department they rank 111th with 12.1 per game. The Sun Devils allow 72.1 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 176th in the nation. They also allow a 44% shooting percentage and a 35% average from behind the arc ranking them 188th and 188th in those defensive categories. Opponents average 35.9 rebounds a game which ranks 171st and they give up 15.2 assists per contest which puts them in 292nd place in the country. They force 13.6 turnovers per game which ranks them 112th in the Division 1.
California averages 75.5 points per game this year which ranks them 111th in Division 1 college basketball. Their average scoring margin is 9.6 and their shooting percentage is 47% as a team which has them sitting in the 34th spot in the country. Behind the arc they shoot 35% which is good for 145th in the nation. They average 40.5 rebounds per game and 13.1 assists per contest which ranks them 33rd and 183rd respectively. In the turnover department the Golden Bears rank 151st with 12.7 per game. The Golden Bears allow 65.9 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 44th in the country. They also allow a 38% shooting percentage and a 36% average from behind the arc ranking them 11th and 261st in those defensive statistics. Opponents average 32.8 rebounds a game which ranks 43rd and they give up 11.3 assists per contest which puts them in 49th place in the nation. The Golden Bears force 9.6 turnovers per game which ranks them 344th in college basketball.
Arizona State Sun Devils Betting Trends
The Arizona State Sun Devils are 8-9 against the spread
The Arizona State Sun Devils are 10-7 against the over/under
California Golden Bears Betting Trends
The California Golden Bears are 9-9 against the spread
The California Golden Bears are 8-10 against the over/under
Arizona State Sun Devils Injuries
11/10/15 F Andre Adams Knee out for season
California Golden Bears Injuries
01/20/16 G Tyrone Wallace Wrist expected to miss 4-6 weeks
Josh's Pick: Take Arizona State
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