New Mexico vs Stanford Pick, Analysis
New Mexico has only picked up three ATS victories in their past dozen games at the NCAA Tournament as they get set to take on No. 10 Stanford in South Region odds action on Friday.
The UNDER is 11-2 past 13 New Mexico games, but they are money losers in March at 3-9 ATS in March Madness since 1997.
Stanford ended year on 1-5-1 ATS run and are just 1-5 ATS past six tournament games.
Odds Shark Computer Pick - 70.1-66.0 New Mexico
This season, the Lobos are 27-6 overall and 17-12 ATS, while the Cardinal are 21-12 and 17-12-2 ATS. As for the totals, New Mexico boasts a 11-17-1 on the OU, and Stanford is 14-17.
This game matches up the No. 18 (Lobos) and the No. 123 (Cardinal) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank.
In their last action, Stanford was an 84-59 loser on the road against UCLA. They failed to cover the 3-point spread as underdogs. The Cardinal were hammered by UCLA on Friday, losing by an 84-59 final at MGM Grand in college basketball betting action.
New Mexico won its last outing, a 64-58 result against San Diego State on March 15. They covered in that game as a 1-point underdog. Cameron Bairstow scored 17 points leading the Lobos to a 64-58 victory over San Diego State at Thomas & Mack Center on Saturday.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature New Mexico's No. 27-rated squad against Stanford's No. 139-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, New Mexico rates No. 147 in the country with 5.85 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 141 nationally with 5.91 per match.
A few Cardinal at Lobos trends to consider:
Stanford is 1-5-1 ATS in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Stanford's last 5 games
New Mexico is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games
New Mexico is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of New Mexico's last 9 games