College basketball point spread favors Rebels in battle with Titans
|CS Fullerton Titans||UNLV Rebels|
|5-7||December 28, 2013, 10:00 | Thomas & Mack Center||8-4|
The visiting CS Fullerton Titans hope to send their backers to the pay window on Saturday as they look to cover the spread at Thomas & Mack Center against the UNLV Rebels.
This season, the Rebels are 8-4 overall and 8-4 ATS, while the Titans are 5-7 and 4-5 ATS. As for the totals, UNLV boasts a 5-6 on the OU, and CS Fullerton is 3-5.
View CS Fullerton Titans vs UNLV Rebels Odds and Stats.
UNLV opened as -14.5-point favorites in this college basketball tilt over at 5Dimes but the number may be on the move. Watch for the opening total as well at BetOnline.
It's a betting matchup between the No. 36-rated Rebels and the No. 184-ranked Titans, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark.
CS Fullerton won its last outing, a 59-51 result against Sacramento State on December 21. They failed to cover in that game as a 10-point favorite. CS Fullerton earned a 59-51 victory over Sacramento State on Saturday, getting 12 points from Alex Harris at Titan Gym.
UNLV was an 82-66 winner in their most recent outing at home against Mississippi State. They covered the 8.5-point spread as favorites. The Rebels grabbed an 82-66 win over the Bulldogs on Monday, behind a 17-point effort from Kevin Olekaibe at Orleans Arena.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Titans rank No. 178 in NCAA Division 1 with 34.92 per game. That compares with UNLV’s No. 10 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where UNLV is college basketball's No. 146-ranked team at 5.83 per game, while the Titans rate No. 157 with 5.67 per game.
A few Titans at Rebels trends to consider:
CS Fullerton is 5-12 SU in its last 17 games
CS Fullerton is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games on the road
UNLV is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
UNLV is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
CS Fullerton at Tulsa, Saturday, January 4th
UNLV at Fresno State, Wednesday, January 1st