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Chicago State Cougars vs UIC Flames College Basketball Betting Preview

The UIC Flames host Chicago State on Wednesday, looking to build on their 3-3 mark against the 2-3 Cougars in college basketball betting action at UIC Pavilion.

Chicago State Cougars vs UIC Flames Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The 3-3 and 4-2 ATS UIC Flames will face the 2-3 Chicago State Cougars, who own a 0-1 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the UIC Flames are 5-1 on the OVER/UNDER so far this season while the Chicago State Cougars are 1-0.

According to new college basketball power rankings here at Odds Shark, it's the No. 287-ranked UIC Flames and the No. 302-rated Chicago State Cougars in this matchup.

Statistical Matchup

Offensively, the game matches up UIC's No. 24 nationally ranked offense (85.5 points per game) against a Chicago State Cougars defense that sits as the No. 257 at 86.2 PPG. The UIC Flames have been averaging 48.08% from the field, more than the Cougars have managed so far this season (46.05% on average).

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Chicago State was run off the court by the Fighting Irish on Saturday as Notre Dame routed them 91-60 at Joyce Center.

UIC got 31 points from Dikembe Dixson en route to a 92-81 loss at the hands of UIC on Saturday at NIU Convocation Center.

Betting Trends
  • Chicago State is 2-22 SU in its last 24 games
  • Chicago State is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
  • Chicago State is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing UIC
  • UIC is 11-4-1 ATS in its last 16 games
  • UIC is 6-19 SU in its last 25 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 5 of UIC's last 6 games
  • UIC is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Chicago State at Western Illinois, Saturday, December 3rd
UIC at Eastern Illinois, Sunday, December 4th