Fresno State Bulldogs visit Colorado State Rams in college basketball clash
Fresno State Bulldogs vs Colorado State Rams Odds
Moby Arena will host Colorado State Rams vs. Fresno State Bulldogs action on Wednesday as both teams try to pay off for bettors in NCAA basketball betting action.
The Rams sit at 21-6 (12-9-2 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Bulldogs are currently 9-17 (14-10 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Colorado State is 7-12 OU, and Fresno State is 8-12 OU.
The Rams were listed as 15.5-point favorites at most sportsbooks tracked by Odds Shark earlier in the day. It opened first at BetOnline, where the total was expected shortly.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Rams sit at No. 10 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Bulldogs sit at No. 140 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Rams will win this game 76-63.
How They Match Up:
Scoring and defensive stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features Colorado State's No. 47-ranked scoring average of 73.6 PPG, against a Bulldogs defense rated No. 59 and allowing 61.3 PPG. The Rams FG% has averaged 44.6% to date this season, more than the Bulldogs shooters have managed so far (38.7% per game).
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Fresno State owns the country's No. 47-rated mark, allowing 63.1 points per game on the highway. Colorado State, on the other hand, rates No. 46 in scoring at home.
Last time out for Fresno State, they were a 72-63 loser as they battled Boise State at home. They failed to cover in the match as a 1.5-point underdog. Fresno State got 21 points from Allen Huddleston but lost anyway, 72-63, to Boise State on Saturday at Save Mart Center.
Colorado State was a 91-82 loser in their most recent outing at home against New Mexico. They failed to cover the 5.5-point spread as favorites. The Rams got a 26-point effort from Colton Iverson, who added 15 rebounds, but New Mexico still managed to defeat Colorado State 91-82 Saturday at Moby Arena.
Fresno State Bulldogs Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Air Force are 3-3
After playing Boise State are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6
Colorado State Rams Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Boise State are 3-2
After playing New Mexico are 5-5
After a loss are 6-4
A few Bulldogs at Rams trends to consider:
Fresno State is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games on the road
Colorado State is 24-1 SU in its last 25 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Colorado State's last 6 games at home
Colorado State is 15-4 SU in its last 19 games
Colorado State is 5-1-1 ATS in its last 7 games at home
Fresno State home to Air Force, Saturday, March 2
Colorado State at Boise State, Saturday, March 2