San Diego State Aztecs vs Boise State Broncos Odds
Boise State will look to improve on its 20-9 record on Saturday when they host San Diego State in NCAA basketball odds action at Taco Bell Arena.
The Broncos currently sports a 20-9 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 15-10 ATS. The Aztecs are 21-8 and 12-11-1 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Broncos produce a 13-8-1 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Aztecs have gone 12-9-2 against the number.
If you were backing the visitors in this one, the Aztecs were listed as 3-point underdogs earlier in the day at .
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Broncos sit at No. 69 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Aztecs sit at No. 14 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Aztecs will win this game 77-76.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Boise State has the nation's No. 44-rated offensive output, at 73.7 PPG. The visiting Aztecs defense ranks No. 36 allowing on average 60.2 PPG. The Broncos FG% has averaged 46.6% so far, more than the Aztecs marksmen have achieved on the year, 44.3% per game.
Defensively, San Diego State features the nation's No. 39-rated defense on the road, allowing 62.8 points per game. Boise State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 27 nationally in scoring at home.
Last time out for San Diego State, they were a 58-51 winner as they battled Air Force at home. They failed to cover in the match as a 14-point favorite. Jamaal Franklin scored 12 points leading the Aztecs to a 58-51 victory over Air Force at Viejas Arena on Wednesday.
In their last action, Boise State was a 68-64 loser on the road against UNLV. They covered the 8-point spread as underdogs. Anthony Drmic scored 22 points in a futile effort to lead the Broncos to a win (they lost 68-64 to UNLV at Thomas & Mack Center on Tuesday).
San Diego State Aztecs Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
After playing Air Force are 5-5
After a win are 5-5
Boise State Broncos Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
After playing UNLV are 1-4
After a loss are 6-4
A few Aztecs at Broncos trends to consider:
San Diego State is 2-4-1 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
San Diego State is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Boise State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Boise State is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Boise State's last 7 games at home