Connecticut Huskies vs Marquette Golden Eagles Odds
The college hoops wagering menu features a clash between Marquette and Connecticut on Tuesday, with the host Golden Eagles trying to win and cover the NCAA basketball point spread.
This season, the Golden Eagles are 9-3 overall and 3-5 ATS ATS, while the Huskies are 10-2 and 2-5-1 ATS against the number. As for the totals, Marquette boasts a 5-3 on the OU, and Connecticut is 3-5.
If you were backing the visitors in this one, the Huskies were listed as 5-point underdogs earlier in the day at .
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 157-rated Connecticut taking on the No. 92-rated Golden Eagles in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 77-75 win for the Golden Eagles on Tuesday.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Marquette's No. 187-rated squad against Connecticut's No. 312-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Marquette rates No. 324 in the country with 4.2 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 244 nationally with 5.5 per match.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Connecticut owns the country's No. 1-rated mark, allowing 0 points per game on the highway. Marquette, on the other hand, rates No. 152 in scoring at home.
Connecticut won its last outing, a 61-53 result against Washington on December 29. They covered in that game as a 6.5-point favorite. Omar Calhoun scored 14 points leading the Huskies to a 61-53 victory over Washington at Gampel Pavilion on Saturday.
In their last action, Marquette was a 75-66 winner at home against North Carolina Central. The Golden Eagles got 16 points from Junior Cadougan as Marquette ran past North Carolina Central 75-66 on Saturday at Bradley Center.
Connecticut Huskies Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing DePaul are 5-4
After playing Washington are 1-2
After a win are 7-3
Marquette Golden Eagles Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing Georgetown are 8-2
After a win are 6-4
A few Huskies at Golden Eagles trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Connecticut's last 8 games on the road
Connecticut is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games on the road
Connecticut is 4-9-1 ATS in its last 14 games on the road
Marquette is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Marquette is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Connecticut home to DePaul, Tuesday, January 8
Marquette home to Georgetown, Saturday, January 5