College Basketball Matchup - Texas El Paso Miners Colorado State Rams Odds Preview

Colorado State Rams Texas El Paso Miners
2-1 November 19, 2013, 09:05 | Haskins Center 2-1



College basketball wagering interest will be high on Tuesday when the Rams of Colorado State hit the hard court against the Miners of Texas El Paso.

The Miners sit at 2-1 (0-0 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Rams are currently 2-1 (1-1 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Texas El Paso is 0-0 OU, and Colorado State is 2-0 OU.

View Colorado State Rams vs Texas El Paso Miners Odds and Stats.

The Miners were listed as -5-point favorites at most sportsbooks tracked by Odds Shark earlier in the day. It opened first at BetOnline, where the total was expected shortly.

It's a betting matchup between the No. 177-rated Miners and the No. 145-ranked Rams, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark.

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How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Texas El Paso's No. 150 nationally ranked offense (74.67 points per game) against a Rams defense that sits as the No. 198 at 76.67 PPG. The Miners have been averaging 49.38% from the field, more than the Rams have managed so far this season (48.5% on average).

A few Rams at Miners trends to consider:
Colorado State is 13-6 SU in its last 19 games
Colorado State is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
Colorado State is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Colorado State's last 5 games on the road
Texas El Paso is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Texas El Paso is 13-2 SU in its last 15 games at home
Texas El Paso is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing Colorado State


Next up:
Colorado State home to Northern Colorado, Friday, November 22nd
Texas El Paso at New Mexico State, Saturday, November 23rd