College basketball point spread favors Coyotes in battle with Mastodons
|IUPU Fort Wayne Mastodons||South Dakota Coyotes|
|15-5||January 18, 2014, 05:00 | DakotaDome||6-9|
The South Dakota Coyotes will look to boost their win total and cover the spread when they tip off against the IUPU Fort Wayne Mastodons at DakotaDome on Saturday in NCAA hoops play.
South Dakota battles the Mastodons, currently sitting with a 15-5 mark (11-3-2 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 3-8 for the Coyotes and 9-4 for the Mastodons.
View IUPU Fort Wayne Mastodons vs South Dakota Coyotes Odds and Stats.
Sportsbooks (including Bovada) had the Coyotes installed as -1-point favorites in this particular matchup earlier in the day. Also, watch for the opening over-under value at TopBet.
The Coyotes sit at No. 298 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Mastodons sit at No. 59 on the same chart.
IUPU Fort Wayne won its last outing, a 67-64 result against Denver on January 16. They covered in that game as a 10.5-point underdog. The Mastodons grabbed a 67-64 win over the Pioneers on Thursday, behind an 18 -point effort from Mo Evans at Magness Arena.
South Dakota won its last outing, a 69-57 result against IUPUI on January 16. They covered in that game as a 10-point favorite. South Dakota got 21 points from Brandon Bos en route to a 69-57 victory over IUPUI on Thursday at DakotaDome.
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