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Nebraska Omaha Mavericks vs Texas Tech Red Raiders Odds
The Nebraska Omaha Mavericks will look to pick up a win while covering the spread when they take on the Red Raiders in Texas Tech at United Spirit Arena on Wednesday in college basketball action.
The Red Raiders bring a 1-0 record (0-0 ATS) to this tilt against the 1-1 Mavericks, who are 1-0 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Texas Tech go 0-0 so far and the Mavericks go 0-0.
Sportsbooks (including Bovada) had the Red Raiders installed as 10.5-point favorites in this particular matchup earlier in the day. Also, watch for the opening over-under value at TopBet.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Texas Tech's No. 169-rated squad against Nebraska Omaha's No. 266-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Texas Tech rates No. 110 in the country with 7 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 110 nationally with 7 per match.
Defensively, Nebraska Omaha features the nation's No. 1-rated defense on the road, allowing 0 points per game. Texas Tech, meanwhile, comes in at No. 43 nationally in scoring at home.
Last time out for Nebraska Omaha, they were a 96-86 loser as they battled St. Mary's (KS) at home. Nebraska Omaha suffered a 96-86 loss against St. Mary's (KS) on Sunday, getting 18 points from John Karhoff in a losing effort at Ralston Sports and Event Center.
Texas Tech was an 89-79 winner in its last match at home against Prairie View A&M. Texas Tech earned an 89-79 victory over Prairie View A&M on Friday, getting 16 points from Jordan Tolbert at United Spirit Arena.
Texas Tech Red Raiders Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Grambling State are 0-1
After playing Prairie View A&M are 2-2
After a win are 3-7
A few Mavericks at Red Raiders trends to consider:
Texas Tech is 2-8 SU in its last 10 games at home
Texas Tech is 2-18 SU in its last 20 games
Nebraska Omaha at Tulane, Friday, November 16
Texas Tech home to Grambling State, Tuesday, November 20