Montana Grizzlies vs Portland State Vikings Betting Matchup Report
|Portland State Vikings||Montana Grizzlies|
|11-8||February 06, 2014, 09:00 | Dahlberg Arena||10-9|
Portland State travels to Montana on Thursday, hoping to boost its 11-8 record with a victory over the Grizzlies.
The Grizzlies bring a 10-9 record (6-9 ATS) to this tilt against the 11-8 Vikings, who are 8-8 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Montana go 9-3 so far and the Vikings go 8-7.
View Portland State Vikings vs Montana Grizzlies Odds and Stats.
On the opening NCAA basketball line for this matchup, Montana sat as -10.5-point favorites over at 5Dimes. Also, check out the current total, which often goes up first at online sportsbook BetOnline.
The Grizzlies sit at No. 129 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Vikings sit at No. 189 on the same chart.
Portland State was a 70-68 winner in their most recent outing at home against North Dakota. They covered the 2-point spread as underdogs. Portland State got 19 points from Gary Winston en route to a 70-68 victory over North Dakota on Saturday at Peter W Stott Center.
Montana won its last outing, a 70-66 result against Montana State on February 3. They covered in that game as a 2-point favorite. Montana got 20 points and 10 rebounds from Kareem Jamar en route to a 70-66 victory over Montana State on Monday at Worthington Arena.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Montana's No. 254-rated squad against Portland State's No. 241-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Montana rates No. 36 in the country with 7.79 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 113 nationally with 6.37 per match.
Portland State at Montana State, Saturday, February 8th
Montana at Eastern Washington, Saturday, February 8th