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    ISU a 5 point favorite over CAL

    Just saw Vegas opened this game with ISU as a five point favorite.



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    Re: ISU a 5 point favorite over CAL

    That's mind-boggling.

    I think we can handily beat them (or otherwise). It's just mind-boggling to see outsiders make that pick.


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    Re: ISU a 5 point favorite over CAL

    That seems about right.

    kenpom.com has a 69% chance that we win, and a predicted score of 71-66.



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    Re: ISU a 5 point favorite over CAL

    Home court is a big deal in this one. On the road I give it to Cal.


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    Re: ISU a 5 point favorite over CAL

    Did they watch our game the other night?



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    Re: ISU a 5 point favorite over CAL

    They probably couldn't tell what happened in that game, so that helps


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    Re: ISU a 5 point favorite over CAL

    I was just online making my bets for the day and saw that too, I dont think I will touch that...until about 30 minutes before hand when I am pumped


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    Re: ISU a 5 point favorite over CAL

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUAlum2002 View Post
    Did they watch our game the other night?
    or they have a better ability to not overreact to one road game.



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    Re: ISU a 5 point favorite over CAL

    We could barley watch the game with that feed



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    Re: ISU a 5 point favorite over CAL

    I had it on the channel, but I'm not sure I watched the game.


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    Re: ISU a 5 point favorite over CAL

    For me, the key today is, can Jake's (and our other guards) defense pressure the young Cal guards into a bad game...



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    Re: ISU a 5 point favorite over CAL

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    Re: ISU a 5 point favorite over CAL

    Scotty's injury status makes this a tough one to bet.



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    Re: ISU a 5 point favorite over CAL

    Is DeMarcus playing?

    I know it wouldn't be a lot of minutes and all, but it would help me feel better about Scott's injury.


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    Re: ISU a 5 point favorite over CAL

    So far, we win the games in which we're the favorite and lose the games in which we are not. :)



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