College baskeball point spread favors Mavericks in battle with Roadrunners
Texas-San Antonio Roadrunners vs Texas-Arlington Mavericks Odds
College Park Center will host Texas-Arlington Mavericks vs. Texas-San Antonio Roadrunners action on Saturday as both teams try to pay off for bettors in NCAA basketball betting action.
Texas-Arlington battles the Roadrunners, currently sitting with a 5-17 mark (6-9-1 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 4-11 for the Mavericks and 10-3-1 for the Roadrunners.
College basketball odds makers at BetOnline opened the Texas-Arlington Mavericks as 10.5-point favorites in this matchup. Check for the latest spread and over-under at the sportsbook.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the Mavericks, most recently No. 68 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Roadrunners, who rate No. 340 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 67-57 victory for the Mavericks.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Texas-Arlington's No. 295 nationally ranked offense (61.9 points per game) against a Roadrunners defense that sits as the No. 310 at 73.1 PPG. The Mavericks have been averaging 39.9% from the field, less than the Roadrunners have managed so far this season (40.1% on average).
Defensively, Texas-San Antonio features the nation's No. 285-rated defense on the road, allowing 74.5 points per game. Texas-Arlington, meanwhile, comes in at No. 340 nationally in scoring at home.
Texas-San Antonio was a 74-49 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Louisiana Tech. They failed to cover the 15.5-point spread as underdogs. Texas-San Antonio was run off the court by the Bulldogs on Thursday as Louisiana Tech routed them 74-49 at Thomas Center.
Texas-Arlington won its last outing, a 75-49 result against Texas State on February 7. They covered in that game as a 10-point favorite. The Mavericks blew out Texas State on Thursday, running up a 20+ point victory in a 75-49 win at College Park Center.
Texas-San Antonio Roadrunners Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing CS Bakersfield are 0-1
After playing Louisiana Tech are 1-2
After a loss are 1-9
Texas-Arlington Mavericks Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing Idaho are 0-1
After playing Texas State are 6-4
After a win are 4-6
A few Roadrunners at Mavericks trends to consider:
Texas-San Antonio is 2-9 SU in its last 11 games on the road
Texas-San Antonio is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Texas-Arlington
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Texas-Arlington's last 7 games at home
Texas-Arlington is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Texas-San Antonio
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Texas-Arlington's last 6 games
Texas-Arlington is 16-8 SU in its last 24 games at home
Texas-San Antonio home to CS Bakersfield, Tuesday, February 12
Texas-Arlington at Idaho, Thursday, February 14