NCAA Basketball Game Preview - Aggies underdogs vs 49ers at UC Davis
|Long Beach State 49ers||UC Davis Aggies|
|11-14||February 20, 2014, 10:00 | UC Davis Pavilion||8-17|
Long Beach State pays a visit to UC Davis on Thursday, hoping to send the Aggies to a loss while covering the college basketball spread at UC Davis Pavilion.
This season, the Aggies are 8-17 overall and 7-13-1 ATS, while the 49ers are 11-14 and 13-10 ATS. As for the totals, UC Davis boasts a 11-9 on the OU, and Long Beach State is 10-12-1.
View Long Beach State 49ers vs UC Davis Aggies Odds and Stats.
The 49ers were listed as -6.5-point favorites at many online sportsbooks, including Sportsbook.ag.
The Aggies sit at No. 250 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the 49ers sit at No. 45 on the same chart.
In their last action, Long Beach State was a 74-65 winner at home against Cal Poly. They covered the 5.5-point spread as favorites. Tyler Lamb scored 19 points leading the 49ers to a 74-65 victory over Cal Poly at The Walter Pyramid on Saturday.
In their last action, UC Davis was a 74-64 loser on the road against CS Fullerton. They failed to cover the 5.5-point spread as underdogs. The Aggies endured a 74-64 loss at the hands of the Titans on Thursday, despite a 21-point effort from Corey Hawkins at Titan Gym.
How They Match Up:
Scoring and defensive stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features UC Davis's No. 134-ranked scoring average of 71.6 PPG, against a 49ers defense rated No. 144 and allowing 70.28 PPG. The Aggies FG% has averaged 44.64% to date this season, more than the 49ers shooters have managed so far (42.18% per game).
A few 49ers at Aggies trends to consider:
Long Beach State is 7-1 ATS in its last 8 games
Long Beach State is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
Long Beach State is 8-1 ATS in its last 9 games on the road
Long Beach State is 4-12 SU in its last 16 games on the road
UC Davis is 5-15 SU in its last 20 games
UC Davis is 1-6 ATS in its last 7 games when playing Long Beach State
UC Davis is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing Long Beach State
The total has gone OVER in 5 of UC Davis's last 7 games when playing Long Beach State
Long Beach State home to Hawaii, Thursday, February 27th
UC Davis at Hawaii, Sunday, February 23rd