Nevada Wolf Pack battle vs New Mexico Lobos highlights college basketball odds menu

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March 6, 10:00 PM | Lawlor Events Center

New Mexico Lobos vs Nevada Wolf Pack Odds

25-4TEAM RECORD12-16

Earning a win and covering the posted spread will be the goals for New Mexico when they take on the Nevada Wolf Pack on Wednesday in college hoops betting action.

The Wolf Pack bring a 12-16 record (10-14-3 ATS) to this tilt against the 25-4 Lobos, who are 14-11-3 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Nevada go 12-9-1 so far and the Lobos go 10-16.

View New Mexico vs Nevada Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
Sportsbooks such as BetOnline had set the Wolf Pack as 6.5-point underdogs on the opening line for this contest. It may have moved, check for updates.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Wolf Pack rated this week at No. 281 and the Lobos sitting at No. 31. It may or may not play a role in Odds Shark score prediction modelling that produced a 73-63 result in favor of the Lobos.

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How They Match Up:
The game also pits Nevada's No. 183-ranked offense, averaging 67.2 PPG, against a Lobos defense that ranks No. 37 at 60.4 PPG. The Wolf Pack field goal percentage has averaged 41.5% so far, less than the Lobos marksmen have achieved on the year, 41.6% per game.

Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, New Mexico owns the country's No. 34-rated mark, allowing 62.5 points per game on the highway. Nevada, on the other hand, rates No. 168 in scoring at home.

New Mexico was a 53-42 winner in their most recent outing at home against Wyoming. They failed to cover the 12-point spread as favorites. New Mexico got 15 points from Alex Kirk en route to a 53-42 victory over Wyoming on Saturday at The Pit.

In their last action, Nevada was an 80-63 loser at home against UNLV. They failed to cover the 5.5-point spread as underdogs. Malik Story scored 24 points in a futile effort to lead the Wolf Pack to a win (they lost 80-63 to UNLV at Lawlor Events Center on Saturday).

New Mexico Lobos Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Air Force are 9-1
After playing Wyoming are 7-3
After a win are 8-2

Nevada Wolf Pack Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Colorado State are 1-2
After playing UNLV are 5-5
After a loss are 3-7

A few Lobos at Wolf Pack trends to consider:
New Mexico is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Nevada's last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Nevada's last 8 games
Nevada is 15-7 SU in its last 22 games at home
Nevada is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games at home

Next up:
New Mexico at Air Force, Saturday, March 9
Nevada at Colorado State, Saturday, March 9