NCAA hoops odds preview - UC Davis vs. Hawaii
UC Davis Aggies vs Hawaii Warriors Odds
Earning a win and covering the posted spread will be the goals for UC Davis when they take on the Hawaii Warriors on Saturday in college hoops betting action.
The Warriors bring a 9-7 record (7-6 ATS) to this tilt against the 6-10 Aggies, who are 8-7-1 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Hawaii go 4-7 so far and the Aggies go 5-8.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 135-ranked Warriors and the No. 257-rated Aggies in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 75-70 win for the Warriors on Saturday.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Hawaii's No. 55-ranked offense, averaging 74.1 PPG, against a Aggies defense that ranks No. 301 at 72.8 PPG. The Warriors field goal percentage has averaged 46.2% so far, less than the Aggies marksmen have achieved on the year, 46.5% per game.
Defensively, UC Davis features the nation's No. 248-rated defense on the road, allowing 73.8 points per game. Hawaii, meanwhile, comes in at No. 83 nationally in scoring at home.
UC Davis was a 74-71 winner in their most recent outing on the road against CS Northridge. They covered the 6.5-point spread as underdogs. The Aggies grabbed a 74-71 win over the Matadors on Thursday, behind an 18 -point effort from Paolo Mancasola at The Matadome.
Last time out for Hawaii, they were a 60-52 winner as they battled Pacific at home. They covered in the match as a 1.5-point favorite. Hawaii earned a 60-52 victory over Pacific on Thursday, getting 16 points from Vander Joaquim at Stan Sheriff Center.
UC Davis Aggies Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 0-8
Before playing CS Fullerton are 5-5
After playing CS Northridge are 3-7
After a win are 2-8
A few Aggies at Warriors trends to consider:
UC Davis is 4-21 SU in its last 25 games on the road
Hawaii is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
Hawaii is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
UC Davis home to CS Fullerton, Thursday, January 24
Hawaii at Cal Poly, Thursday, January 24