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Utah Valley Wolverines vs Santa Clara Broncos Odds
Utah Valley travels to Santa Clara on Wednesday, hoping to boost its 3-2 record with a victory over the Broncos.
Supporters of the Wolverines have watched them go 3-2 and 0-0 ATS on the year, while the Broncos are at 3-0 and 1-0 ATS. In totals betting, the Broncos are 0-0, while the Wolverines have a 0-0 mark.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 293 (Broncos) and the No. 106 (Wolverines) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank. A 97-73 result in favor of the Broncos has been projected by the scores prediction engine.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Santa Clara's No. 11-ranked offense, averaging 88.3 PPG, against a Wolverines defense that ranks No. 237 at 69.4 PPG. The Broncos field goal percentage has averaged 51.4% so far, more than the Wolverines marksmen have achieved on the year, 47.6% per game.
Defensively, Utah Valley features the nation's No. 133-rated defense on the road, allowing 64.7 points per game. Santa Clara, meanwhile, comes in at No. 12 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Utah Valley was an 86-83 winner at home against Eastern Washington. Ben Aird went off for 25 points and added 6 rebounds, leading Utah Valley over Eastern Washington, 86-83, on Tuesday at Leavey Center.
In their last action, Santa Clara was an 85-65 winner at home against USC Upstate. Santa Clara cruised to victory on Tuesday, running USC Upstate out of the gym and running up an 85-65 score at Leavey Center.
Santa Clara Broncos Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing Eastern Washington are 4-2
After a win are 5-5
A few Wolverines at Broncos trends to consider:
Santa Clara is 2-9 SU in its last 11 games at home
Santa Clara is 3-18 SU in its last 21 games
Utah Valley at USC Upstate, Friday, November 23
Santa Clara home to Eastern Washington, Friday, November 23