DePaul favored by 14.5 against UC Riverside on Friday
UC Riverside Highlanders vs DePaul Blue Demons Odds
College basketball wagering interest will be high on Friday when the Highlanders of UC Riverside hit the hard court against the Blue Demons of DePaul.
The Blue Demons bring a 12-19 record (13-14 ATS) to this tilt against the 14-17 Highlanders, who are 11-17 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed DePaul go 13-14 so far and the Highlanders go 11-17.
On the opening NCAA basketball line for this matchup, DePaul sat as 14.5-point favorites over at 5Dimes. Also, check out the current total, which often goes up first at online sportsbook BetOnline.
How They Match Up:
Last time out for UC Riverside, they were a 66-54 loser as they battled Cal Poly on the road. They failed to cover in the match as a 6.5-point underdog. UC Riverside got 15 points from Phil Martin but lost anyway, 66-54, to Cal Poly on Thursday at Honda Center.
DePaul was an 81-67 loser in their most recent outing at home against Connecticut. They failed to cover the 10-point spread as underdogs. Connecticut got 25 points from Jeremy Lamb en route to an 81-67 victory over DePaul on Tuesday at Madison Square Garden.
UC Riverside Highlanders Trends:
When playing on Friday are 3-5
After playing Cal Poly are 3-7
After a loss are 5-5
DePaul Blue Demons Trends:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
After playing Connecticut are 0-6
After a loss are 2-8
A few Highlanders at Blue Demons trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of UC Riverside's last 7 games on the road
UC Riverside is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 7 of DePaul's last 10 games at home
DePaul is 2-5 ATS in its last 7 games at home
DePaul is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
DePaul is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games at home
UC Riverside at Illinois-Chicago, Sunday, November 11
DePaul home to Gardner-Webb, Thursday, November 15