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14-10 February 15, 2014, 10:00 | Save Mart Center 12-13



Save Mart Center features an NCAA basketball betting clash between the host Fresno State Bulldogs and the visiting Colorado State Rams in college hoops action on Saturday.

Fresno State battles the Rams, currently sitting with a 14-10 mark (6-11-1 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 13-10 for the Bulldogs and 6-12 for the Rams.

View Colorado State Rams vs Fresno State Bulldogs Odds and Stats.

Bettors looking to side with Fresno State in this one found them as -3-point favorites earlier in the day. Watch for line moves and updates at Bovada before gametime.

The Bulldogs - Rams odds would favor the Rams if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Fresno State is rated No. 106 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Colorado State is at No. 74.

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Colorado State lost its last outing, a 71-62 result against Utah State on February 11. They failed to cover in that game as a 4.5-point favorite. Jon Octeus scored 22 points in a futile effort to lead the Rams to a win (they lost 71-62 to Utah State at Moby Arena on Tuesday).

Fresno State was a 75-67 winner in their most recent outing on the road against Nevada. They covered the 5-point spread as underdogs. The Bulldogs grabbed a 75-67 win over the Wolf Pack on Wednesday, behind a 17-point effort from Tyler Johnson at Lawlor Events Center.

How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Rams is ranked No. 36 in NCAA hoops at 38.04 per game. Contrast that with Fresno State’s No. 131 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Fresno State is the No. 31-ranked team in the country at 7.92 per game, while Colorado State rates No. 214 at 5 per game.

A few Rams at Bulldogs trends to consider:
Colorado State is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Colorado State's last 10 games
Colorado State is 3-6-1 ATS in its last 10 games on the road
Colorado State is 2-8 SU in its last 10 games on the road
Fresno State is 5-0 ATS in its last 5 games
Fresno State is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Fresno State's last 7 games
Fresno State is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games at home


Next up:
Colorado State home to Boise State, Tuesday, February 18th
Fresno State at Wyoming, Tuesday, February 18th
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