Oregon State Beavers visit Colorado Buffaloes in college basketball clash
Oregon State Beavers vs Colorado Buffaloes Odds
The Colorado Buffaloes will hit the floor running against the visiting Oregon State Beavers Saturday, looking to improve their record and boost wagering bankrolls in the process.
The Buffaloes bring a 20-9 record (16-11 ATS) to this tilt against the 13-17 Beavers, who are 12-12-2 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Colorado go 7-17 so far and the Beavers go 9-15.
Sportsbooks such as BetOnline had set the Buffaloes as 8.5-point favorites on the opening line for this contest. It may have moved, check for updates.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Buffaloes sit at No. 39 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Beavers sit at No. 133 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Buffaloes will win this game 74-70.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Beavers rank No. 63 in NCAA Division 1 with 37.2 per game. That compares with Colorado’s No. 58 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Colorado is college basketball's No. 256-ranked team at 5.3 per game, while the Beavers rate No. 214 with 5.8 per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Oregon State owns the country's No. 270-rated mark, allowing 73.3 points per game on the highway. Colorado, on the other hand, rates No. 66 in scoring at home.
Last time out for Oregon State, they were a 72-61 loser as they battled Utah on the road. They failed to cover in the match as a 2-point underdog. Roberto Nelson scored 18 points in a futile effort to lead the Beavers to a win (they lost 72-61 to Utah at Huntsman Center on Thursday).
Last time out for Colorado, they were a 76-53 winner as they battled Oregon at home. They covered in the match as a 3-point favorite. The Buffaloes blew out Oregon on Thursday, running up a 20+ point victory in a 76-53 win at Coors Events Center.
Oregon State Beavers Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
After playing Utah are 3-2
After a loss are 3-7
Colorado Buffaloes Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
After playing Oregon are 2-2
After a win are 5-5
A few Beavers at Buffaloes trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Oregon State's last 8 games on the road
Oregon State is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Colorado's last 5 games
Colorado is 16-2 SU in its last 18 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Colorado's last 6 games at home
Colorado is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games