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UC Riverside Highlanders vs UC Davis Aggies Odds
UC Riverside travels to UC Davis on Saturday, hoping to boost its 5-14 record with a victory over the Aggies.
This season, the Aggies are 7-11 overall and 9-8-1 ATS ATS, while the Highlanders are 5-14 and 7-10 ATS against the number. As for the totals, UC Davis boasts a 7-8 on the OU, and UC Riverside is 7-5.
If you were backing the visitors in this one, the Highlanders were listed as 9.5-point underdogs earlier in the day at Bovada.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the Aggies, most recently No. 249 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Highlanders, who rate No. 275 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 67-62 victory for the Aggies.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Highlanders rank No. 91 in NCAA Division 1 with 37.1 per game. That compares with UC Davis’s No. 214 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where UC Davis is college basketball's No. 26-ranked team at 8.2 per game, while the Highlanders rate No. 315 with 4.5 per game.
Defensively, UC Riverside features the nation's No. 186-rated defense on the road, allowing 70.3 points per game. UC Davis, meanwhile, comes in at No. 107 nationally in scoring at home.
UC Riverside lost its last outing, a 63-58 result against Pacific on January 24. They covered in that game as a 14-point underdog. UC Riverside suffered a 63-58 loss against Pacific on Thursday, getting 17 points from Chris Patton in a losing effort at Spanos Center.
UC Davis lost its last outing, a 95-88 result against CS Fullerton on January 24. They failed to cover in that game as a 2-point favorite. Corey Hawkins scored 22 points in a futile effort to lead the Aggies to a win (they lost 95-88 to CS Fullerton at UC Davis Pavilion on Thursday).
UC Riverside Highlanders Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 2-7
Before playing Hawaii are 3-0
After playing Pacific are 6-4
After a loss are 4-6
UC Davis Aggies Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 1-3
Before playing Pacific are 2-8
After playing CS Fullerton are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5
A few Highlanders at Aggies trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of UC Riverside's last 5 games when playing on the road against UC Davis
UC Riverside is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games when playing on the road against UC Davis
UC Riverside is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against UC Davis
UC Riverside is 1-11 SU in its last 12 games on the road
UC Davis is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against UC Riverside
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of UC Davis's last 5 games when playing at home against UC Riverside
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of UC Davis's last 8 games when playing UC Riverside
The total has gone OVER in 4 of UC Davis's last 6 games
UC Riverside home to Hawaii, Thursday, January 31
UC Davis at Pacific, Saturday, February 2