Nevada Wolf Pack take on Aztecs in NCAA basketball test
Nevada Wolf Pack vs San Diego State Aztecs Odds
The San Diego State Aztecs will try to pay off for their supporters on Saturday when they play host to the Nevada Wolf Pack at Viejas Arena in NCAA basketball action.
The Aztecs are 19-7 so far on the season, and 12-8-1 ATS vs. the number. The Wolf Pack, meanwhile, are 12-13 and 9-12-3 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen San Diego State go 11-7-2 and the Wolf Pack go 10-8-1 on the totals.
Bettors looking to go with the Aztecs in this one found them listed as 13.5-point favorites earlier on the NCAA basketball betting menu for Monday's contest. Check for updates as money coming in on the Wolf Pack was expected to move the line.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the Aztecs, most recently No. 14 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Wolf Pack, who rate No. 245 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 77-65 victory for the Aztecs.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and San Diego State has the nation's No. 111-rated offensive output, at 70 PPG. The visiting Wolf Pack defense ranks No. 259 allowing on average 70 PPG. The Aztecs FG% has averaged 44.6% so far, more than the Wolf Pack marksmen have achieved on the year, 41.9% per game.
Defensively, Nevada features the nation's No. 242-rated defense on the road, allowing 72.2 points per game. San Diego State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 130 nationally in scoring at home.
Nevada lost its last outing, a 69-64 result against Fresno State on February 19. They failed to cover in that game as a 7-point favorite. Nevada suffered a 69-64 loss against Fresno State on Tuesday, getting 12 points from Deonte Burton in a losing effort at Lawlor Events Center.
Last time out for San Diego State, they were a 79-51 winner as they battled Wyoming at home. They covered in the match as a 11-point favorite. The battle between the Aztecs and Cowboys didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Wyoming was handed a 79-51 defeat on Tuesday at Viejas Arena.
Nevada Wolf Pack Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing Boise State are 7-3
After playing Fresno State are 5-5
After a loss are 4-6
San Diego State Aztecs Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing New Mexico are 9-1
After playing Wyoming are 7-3
After a win are 6-4
A few Wolf Pack at Aztecs trends to consider:
Nevada is 3-5-3 ATS in its last 11 games on the road
Nevada is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games on the road
San Diego State is 13-1 SU in its last 14 games at home
San Diego State is 19-6 SU in its last 25 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Diego State's last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of San Diego State's last 6 games at home
Nevada at Boise State, Wednesday, February 27
San Diego State at New Mexico, Wednesday, February 27