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San Jose State Spartans Air Force Falcons
6-10 January 15, 2014, 09:00 | Clune Arena 8-7



The Air Force Falcons hope to be lousy hosts on Wednesday as the San Jose State Spartans pay a visit to Clune Arena on the college basketball betting menu.

The Falcons bring a 8-7 record (7-4 ATS) to this tilt against the 6-10 Spartans, who are 8-6 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Air Force go 6-3 so far and the Spartans go 6-8.

View San Jose State Spartans vs Air Force Falcons Odds and Stats.

On the opening NCAA basketball line for this matchup, Air Force sat as -5.5-point favorites over at 5Dimes. Also, check out the current total, which often goes up first at online sportsbook BetOnline.

This game puts the Falcons, most recently No. 247 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Spartans, who rate No. 98 in the latest survey.

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San Jose State was a 69-65 loser in its last match at home against New Mexico. They covered the 14.5-point spread as underdogs. San Jose State suffered a 69-65 loss against New Mexico on Saturday, getting 24 points from Jaleel Williams in a losing effort at The Event Center.

In their last action, Air Force was a 79-72 loser at home against San Diego State. They covered the 10.5-point spread as underdogs. Tre' Coggins scored 29 points for Air Force on Sunday, but the Aztecs managed a 79-72 victory over the Falcons at Clune Arena.

How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Air Force has the nation's No. 133-rated offensive output, at 73 PPG. The visiting Spartans defense ranks No. 173 allowing on average 71.69 PPG. The Falcons FG% has averaged 47.36% so far, more than the Spartans marksmen have achieved on the year, 40.02% per game.

Next up:
San Jose State at Wyoming, Saturday, January 18th
Air Force at Colorado State, Saturday, January 18th
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