New Mexico State Aggies vs Texas State Bobcats Point Spread: Betting Preview Hints At Winner

Texas State BobcatsNew Mexico State Aggies
Jan 5, 9:00 PM | Pan American Center

Texas State Bobcats vs New Mexico State Aggies Odds

4-11TEAM RECORD7-8

Texas State pays a visit to New Mexico State on Saturday, hoping to send the Aggies to a loss while covering the college basketball spread at Pan American Center.

The Aggies bring a 7-8 record (6-3-3 ATS) to this tilt against the 4-11 Bobcats, who are 5-7 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed New Mexico State go 3-7 so far and the Bobcats go 4-5.

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Betting Line:
Bettors looking to side with New Mexico State in this one found them as 15-point favorites earlier in the day. Watch for line moves and updates at Bovada before gametime.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the Aggies, most recently No. 51 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Bobcats, who rate No. 200 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 72-64 victory for the Aggies.

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How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature New Mexico State's No. 66-rated squad against Texas State's No. 189-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, New Mexico State rates No. 338 in the country with 3.6 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 191 nationally with 6.1 per match.

Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Texas State owns the country's No. 277-rated mark, allowing 76.2 points per game on the highway. New Mexico State, on the other hand, rates No. 216 in scoring at home.

Last time out for Texas State, they were a 64-53 loser as they battled Denver on the road. They covered in the match as a 18-point underdog. The Bobcats endured a 64-53 loss at the hands of the Pioneers on Thursday, despite a 16-point effort from Vonn Jones at Magness Arena.

New Mexico State was an 82-62 winner in their most recent outing at home against Texas-San Antonio. They covered the 12.5-point spread as favorites. The battle between the Aggies and Roadrunners didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Texas-San Antonio was handed an 82-62 defeat on Thursday at Pan American Center.

Texas State Bobcats Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
After a loss are 2-8

New Mexico State Aggies Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
After playing Texas-San Antonio are 0-3
After a win are 5-5

A few Bobcats at Aggies trends to consider:
Texas State is 3-15 SU in its last 18 games on the road
New Mexico State is 16-2 SU in its last 18 games at home
New Mexico State is 4-0-1 ATS in its last 5 games at home
New Mexico State is 2-3-1 ATS in its last 6 games
New Mexico State is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games

Next up:
Texas State home to Louisiana Tech, Thursday, January 10
New Mexico State at Seattle, Thursday, January 10