Written and authored by NCAA Basketball March Madness Expert Analyst Charlie Red McDougall. Charliessports.com produces it for Basketball news and notes. The teams will play on Friday March 20th, 2015. At 9:40 PM EST on the CBS Network.
The (21-11) and number nine seed St. Johns Red Storm of the Big East Conference. Takes the trip from their campus in Queens, New York. St.Johns will play the (26-8) and #8 seed San Diego Aztecs of the Mountain West Conference in 2015 NCAA Tournament action. The teams will play at Time Warner Cable Arena, home of the NBA Hornets in Charlotte, North Carolina in the South Region second round. This Sports Handicapper believes the St.Johns Red Storm are one of the most athletic teams in the field of sixty-eight. San Diego State has become a consistent participant in the annual “MARCH MADNESS EVENT”. The opening betting line has St.Johns as a four-point underdog on a neutral site Against The Spread, the betting odds total is 122 for Friday’s game.
The St.Johns Red Storm lost in the Big East Tournament 74-57 to Providence on March 13th. The Red Storm have lost their last two games in blowout fashion. St.Johns averages 71.2 points per game, fifty-third nationally. The Red Storm defense is eighty-eighth in College Basketball. The Guard tandem of D’Angelo Harrison and Rysheed Jordan is one of the most dynamic in the country. Harrison is the team’s leading scorer with 17.5 and Jordan is second on the Red Storm. Senior Forward and Detroit native Sir’Dominic Pointer is an athletic player who can play in the backcourt or the post. The betting odds under the total are 7-2-1 St.Johns last ten against non-conference opponents. St.Johns Head Coach Steve Lavin has a team that is taking on his personality and big time basketball returns to the ABIG APPLE”. The St. Johns Red Storm are 5-4-1 their last ten Free NCAA Basketball Expert Betting Picks overall, going over the betting odds total five times and staying under the betting odds total five. The Red Storm has to forget about the last two games and focus on San Diego State. Betting Experts in Las Vegas and offshore has Wyoming at 150/1 to win the 2015 NCAA March Madness Championship.
The 2015 San Diego State Aztecs lost to Wyoming in the Mountain West Conference Tournament Finals on Saturday March 14th. San Diego State has dominated the Conference the past half decade or so. San Diego State is average scoring the basketball. The Aztecs defense ranks second nationally, behind Virginia. Senior Guard Aqeel Quinn and Junior Winson Shepard are the teams leading scorers with 11.1 points per game. Senior Dwayne Pollee can play in the frontcourt or backcourt. Shepard and Pollee are first-team all-conference selections. SDSU Head Coach Steve Fisher is one of the best in the business and is building something special in Southern California. Fisher is the former coach of the “FAB FIVE” at the University of Michigan. The Aztecs Basketball program is on par with UCLA, and Golden State recruits are buying into San Diego State. The San Diego State Aztecs are 2-4 ATS their last six away from home, going over the betting odds total twice nd staying under the betting odds total four times. The Aztecs have to score points to get a victory Friday. Bovada has San Diego State at 200/1 to win the 2015 NCAA Basketball title.