College baskeball point spread favors Aggies in battle with Aggies
UC Davis Aggies vs Utah State Aggies Odds
The Utah State Aggies will look to boost their win total and cover the spread when they tip off against the UC Davis Aggies at Dee Glen Smith Spectrum on Friday in NCAA hoops play.
The Aggies will try to spoil to the party on Friday; they are 6-3 ATS against the number this season, while the Aggies are 2-3 ATS. UC Davis is 3-4 on the totals; Utah State is 2-0.
Bettors looking to go with the Aggies in this one found them listed as 11.5-point favorites earlier on the NCAA basketball betting menu for Monday's contest. Check for updates as money coming in on the Aggies was expected to move the line.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 233-rated UC Davis taking on the No. 86-rated Aggies in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 79-70 win for the Aggies on Friday.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Utah State's No. 44-rated squad against UC Davis's No. 162-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Utah State rates No. 302 in the country with 4.5 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 35 nationally with 8.1 per match.
Defensively, UC Davis features the nation's No. 255-rated defense on the road, allowing 75.2 points per game. Utah State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 225 nationally in scoring at home.
UC Davis was a 78-70 winner in their most recent outing on the road against Southern Illinois. They covered the 6-point spread as underdogs. The Aggies grabbed a 78-70 win over the Salukis on Thursday, behind a 20-point effort from Corey Hawkins at Dee Glen Smith Spectrum.
Utah State won its last outing, a 79-72 result against Nicholls State on December 20. They failed to cover in that game as a 17-point favorite. The Aggies got a 20-point performance from Kyisean Reed, who added 12 rebounds, as Utah State ran past Nicholls State 79-72 on Thursday at Dee Glen Smith Spectrum.
UC Davis Aggies Trends:
When playing on Friday are 3-7
Before playing Nicholls State are 1-0
After a win are 2-8
Utah State Aggies Trends:
When playing on Friday are 7-3
Before playing Southern Illinois are 2-0
After a win are 8-2
A few Aggies at Aggies trends to consider:
UC Davis is 3-22 SU in its last 25 games on the road
Utah State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Utah State is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
UC Davis home to Nicholls State, Saturday, December 22
Utah State home to Southern Illinois, Saturday, December 22