NCAA hoops odds preview - Idaho State vs. CS Fullerton

Idaho State BengalsCS Fullerton Titans
Dec 13, 10:05 PM | Titan Gym

Idaho State Bengals vs CS Fullerton Titans Odds

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Earning a win and covering the posted spread will be the goals for Idaho State when they take on the CS Fullerton Titans on Thursday in college hoops betting action.

This season, the Titans are 3-5 overall and 5-1 ATS ATS, while the Bengals are 1-6 and 3-3 ATS against the number. As for the totals, CS Fullerton boasts a 0-2 on the OU, and Idaho State is 0-1.

View Idaho State vs CS Fullerton Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
CS Fullerton opened as 16.5-point favorites in this college basketball tilt over at 5Dimes but the number may be on the move. Watch for the opening total as well at BetOnline.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the Titans, most recently No. 215 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Bengals, who rate No. 169 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 76-56 victory for the Titans.

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How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and CS Fullerton has the nation's No. 5-rated offensive output, at 84.1 PPG. The visiting Bengals defense ranks No. 62 allowing on average 59.6 PPG. The Titans FG% has averaged 48.2% so far, more than the Bengals marksmen have achieved on the year, 37.5% per game.

Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Idaho State owns the country's No. 44-rated mark, allowing 60.8 points per game on the highway. CS Fullerton, on the other hand, rates No. 2 in scoring at home.

Idaho State was an 87-35 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Oregon. They failed to cover the 23-point spread as underdogs. The Bengals were hammered by Oregon on Saturday, losing by an 87-35 final at Matthew Knight Arena in college basketball betting action.

CS Fullerton lost its last outing, a 72-70 result against CS Bakersfield on December 6. The Titans got 22 points from Kwame Vaughn, but it was CS Bakersfield that prevailed in a 72-70 final on Thursday at Titan Gym.

Idaho State Bengals Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 2-8
Before playing Portland State are 5-5
After playing Oregon are 3-0
After a loss are 2-8

CS Fullerton Titans Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
After playing CS Bakersfield are 5-5
After a loss are 4-6

A few Bengals at Titans trends to consider:
Idaho State is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
CS Fullerton is 15-2 SU in its last 17 games at home
CS Fullerton is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games

Next up:
Idaho State at Portland State, Thursday, December 20
CS Fullerton at Texas Southern, Sunday, December 16