The Beach is searching for first road winThis is Long Beach State’s second road contest, as well as its second contest against a PAC-12 school. The Beach fell to UCLA 69-65 in its season opener. LBSU is coming off a "homecoming" victory over San Diego on Saturday as the Beach converted 29 Toreros turnovers into 30 points on their way to a 74-62 victory. Chance Hunter led the way for LBSU with 21 points and nine rebounds. Colin Slater contributed 18 points on seven of 10 shooting, and Michael Carter III added 14. San Diego jumped out to a quick six-point lead, but the Beach turned a steal from Romelle Mansel into a bucket for Drew Cobb to give them their first lead of the game at 16-15. LBSU would never trail from that point on. The Beach shot 45.2% from the field and 37.5% from the 3-point line while holding the Toreros to 38.9% shooting from the field and 28.6% from 3-point range.
Hunter is leading the Beach's offensive attack at 20 points a game on 56.5% shooting from the field as well as 67% (six of nine) from beyond the arc. Hunter also leads the team with 6.5 rebounds a game. Carter is second on the team at 17 points a game and is tied for second on the squad with six triples. LBSU is averaging 69.5 points on 45.6% shooting from the field and 42.9% from the 3-point line. The Beach is also averaging six offensive rebounds, 7.5 assists, along with 16 turnovers.
Defensively, LBSU is surrendering 65.5 points on 39.3% shooting from the field and just 25.5% from beyond the arc. They are allowing 12 offensive rebounds to their opponents and force 21.5 turnovers a game.
Cardinal looking to remain unbeaten at homeStanford is amid a six-game homestand. Stanford already has home wins over Montana and Cal State Fullerton. Oscar da Silva leads a balanced attack with 17.5 points a game as he is shooting 66.7% from the field. Da Silva has scored in double-figures in both games, which includes tallying a career-high 21 points against Montana. Tyrell Terrell (12.2 points, 3.5 assists, three rebounds) has reached double digits in scoring in each of the two games. Meanwhile, Spencer Jones is averaging 10.5 points and four rebounds.
Stanford is averaging 71.5 points a game as the Cardinal are shooting 50% from the field and 35.3% from beyond the arc. They are hauling in 30 rebounds a game, doling out 11.5 assists, and committing 13 turnovers.
Defensively, Stanford is permitting 59 points a game as the Cardinal is limiting their opponents to 38.7% from the field and 26.2% from beyond the arc. They are allowing their opponents 9.5 offensive rebounds and are forcing 16.5 turnovers.
- 49ers are 4-0-1 ATS in their last 5 games following an ATS win.
- 49ers are 3-0-1 ATS in their last 4 non-conference games.
- 49ers are 8-0 ATS in their last 8 road games.
- 49ers are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 vs. Pacific-12.
- 49ers are 6-0 ATS in their last 6 road games vs. a team with a winning home record.
- 49ers are 10-1-1 ATS in their last 12 games overall.
- 49ers are 9-1-2 ATS in their last 12 games following a straight up win.
- 49ers are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 road games vs. a team with a home winning % of greater than .600.
- 49ers are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games vs. a team with a winning straight up record.
- The following trends are courtesy of Covers.com
- Cardinal are 3-8 ATS in their last 11 games following an ATS win.