The Pepperdine Waves and the San Diego Toreros are set to square off in a West Coast matchup at 10 p.m. ET Jan. 10 at Firestone Fieldhouse. The Waves are 6-10 overall and 6-2 at home, while San Diego is 7-7 overall and 1-4 on the road. Both teams are coming off losses — Pepperdine fell to Gonzaga 117-83 on Saturday, while San Diego lost to San Francisco 88-73 on the same day. Pepperdine has won its last five matchups against San Diego.
Pepperdine is favored by three points in the latest Pepperdine vs. San Diego odds from Caesars Sportsbook, and the over-under is set at 139.5. Before making any San Diego vs. Pepperdine picks, you need to see the college basketball predictions and betting advice from the computer simulation model at SportsLine.
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Now, the model has set its sights on Pepperdine vs. San Diego, and just locked in its coveted picks and CBB predictions. You can head to SportsLine now to see the model’s picks. Here are several college basketball odds and betting lines for Pepperdine vs. San Diego:
- Pepperdine vs. San Diego spread: Pepperdine -3
- Pepperdine vs. San Diego over-under: 140 points
- Pepperdine vs. San Diego moneyline: Pepperdine -190, San Diego +160
Featured Game | Pepperdine Waves vs. San Diego Toreros
What you need to know about Pepperdine
Pepperdine was pulverized by the Gonzaga Bulldogs 117-83 this past Saturday. The losing side was boosted by guard Houston Mallette, who had 21 points.
The Waves are coached by Lorenzo Romar, a coaching legend on the west coast. Romar’s team is paced by junior forward Jan Zidek (12.6 points, 3.9 rebounds per game) and freshman guard Houston Mallette (11.9 points, 3.8 assists per game). Pepperdine is 7-8 against the spread this season.
What you need to know about San Diego
Meanwhile, San Diego received a tough blow this past Saturday as they fell 88-73 to the San Francisco Dons. San Diego got double-digit point totals from four players: guard Bryce Monroe (15), guard Joey Calcaterra (11), forward Yavuz Gultekin (11), and forward Terrell Brown (10).
The Toreros have lost two straight games, both in blowout fashion. They are led by guards Marcellus Earlington (13.3 points, 6.1 rebounds per game) and Jase Townsend (11.7 points, 3.6 rebounds, 2.2 assists per game. San Diego is 5-7 against the spread this year.
How to make Pepperdine vs. San Diego picks
The model has simulated Pepperdine vs. San Diego 10,000 times and the results are in. We can tell you that the model is leaning Under on the point total, and it’s also generated a point-spread pick that is hitting in well over 50 percent of simulations. You can only see the model’s Pepperdine vs. San Diego pick at SportsLine.
So who wins San Diego vs. Pepperdine? And which side of the spread hits in well over 50 percent of simulations? Visit SportsLine now to see which side of the Pepperdine vs. San Diego spread to jump on, all from the advanced model that is up nearly $2,200 on its college basketball picks the last five years, and find out.