College basketball point spread favors Rams in battle with Aggies
|Utah State Aggies||Colorado State Rams|
|14-9||February 11, 2014, 09:15 | Moby Arena||14-10|
Moby Arena features an NCAA basketball betting clash between the host Colorado State Rams and the visiting Utah State Aggies in college hoops action on Tuesday.
This season, the Rams are 14-10 overall and 6-11-1 ATS, while the Aggies are 14-9 and 12-8-1 ATS. As for the totals, Colorado State boasts a 6-12 on the OU, and Utah State is 13-8.
View Utah State Aggies vs Colorado State Rams Odds and Stats.
The Rams were listed as -4-point favorites at most sportsbooks tracked by Odds Shark earlier in the day. It opened first at BetOnline, where the total was expected shortly.
The Rams sit at No. 74 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Aggies sit at No. 218 on the same chart.
Utah State was a 76-70 winner in its last match at home against Boise State. They covered the 2.5-point spread as favorites. The Aggies grabbed a 76-70 win over the Broncos on Saturday, behind a 19-point effort from Preston Medlin at Dee Glen Smith Spectrum.
In their last action, Colorado State was a 68-56 winner on the road against Air Force. They covered the 3-point spread as favorites. Colorado State got 20 points and 13 rebounds from J.J. Avila en route to a 68-56 victory over Air Force on Saturday at Clune Arena.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Colorado State's No. 92 nationally ranked offense (73.88 points per game) against a Aggies defense that sits as the No. 67 at 66.83 PPG. The Rams have been averaging 43.13% from the field, less than the Aggies have managed so far this season (47.17% on average).
Utah State home to UNLV, Saturday, February 15th
Colorado State at Fresno State, Saturday, February 15th