Where: Chiles Center, Portland, OR
When: Saturday, January 18, 10:00 PM. ET.
The Portland Pilots will be trying to snap their two-game losing streak when they take on the San Diego Toreros on Saturday night.
Toreros Trying To Sap Five-Game Losing StreakThe Toreros have struggled over the last two weeks and come into this game on a five-game losing streak. They will be trying to put an end to the streak and pick up their fourth straight win over Portland when they play on Saturday night.
San Diego has struggled offensively, averaging 66.8 points per game. The team is shooting 41 percent from the field and 32 percent from three-point range. They finished with 70 points in their last game and will need to keep playing well offensively if they want to get past the Pilots.
Braun Hartfield led the way for the Toreros with 21 points and five rebounds. Joey Calcaterra finished with 16 points and five rebounds, while Finn Sullivan added 13 points and three rebounds for the Toreros.
San Diego has struggled defensively, giving up 71.5 points per game. They gave up 93 points in their last game and will need to play significantly better if they want to win this game.
Pilots Going For Second Win In Nine GamesThe Pilots haven’t had much go their way in recent weeks and have lost seven of their last eight games. They will be trying to snap their two-game losing streak and pick up their second win in their last nine games when they play on Saturday.
The Tigers take it, the final score 65-55 in the Chiles Center.— Portland Men's Basketball (@PilotHoops) January 17, 2020
Malcolm leads the Pilots in points tonight with 17, while D put up a solid nine points & eight boards.
We return to action Saturday night against the San Diego Toreros. #GoPilots #WeArePortland pic.twitter.com/vxsOTvRVRY
Portland hasn’t played well offensively, averaging 68.3 points per game. The team is shooting 44 percent from the field and 37 percent from three-point range. They finished with 55 points in their last game and will need to do a better job offensively if they want to beat the Toreros.
Malcolm Porter led the way for the Pilots with 17 points and five rebounds. Chase Adams finished with 14 points and four rebounds, while Tahirou Diabate added nine points and eight rebounds for the Pilots.
Portland has played well defensively, holding opponents to 68.1 points per game. They gave up 65 points in their last game and will need another solid defensive effort if they want to pick up the win.
The top supporting trends for this game, found on Oddsshark.com, are: San Diego is:
- 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games.
- 0-6 ATS in their last 6 games against an opponent in the West Coast Conference.
The top supporting trends for this game, found on Oddsshark.com, are: Portland is:
- 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games against San Diego.