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Utah Utes vs Oregon State Beavers Odds
Earning a win and covering the posted spread will be the goals for Utah when they take on the Oregon State Beavers on Wednesday in college hoops betting action.
The Beavers sport records of 11-11 and 9-8-1 ATS heading into this battle, while the Utes have 10-11 and 12-7 ATS marks on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 6-10 for the Beavers and 7-8 for the Utes.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Beavers at No. 103 and the Utes at No. 65 heading into this contest. Handicapping models at Odds Shark project a 72-71 result in favor of the Utes.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Utes rank No. 119 in NCAA Division 1 with 36.2 per game. That compares with Oregon State’s No. 54 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Oregon State is college basketball's No. 221-ranked team at 5.7 per game, while the Utes rate No. 215 with 5.8 per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Utah owns the country's No. 59-rated mark, allowing 63.9 points per game on the highway. Oregon State, on the other hand, rates No. 81 in scoring at home.
Utah was a 58-55 winner in its last match at home against Colorado. They covered the 5-point spread as underdogs. Utah got 13 points from Jason Washburn en route to a 58-55 victory over Colorado on Saturday at Huntsman Center.
Oregon State lost its last outing, an 81-73 result against Stanford on February 3. They covered in that game as a 10-point underdog. Oregon State got 20 points from Roberto Nelson but lost anyway, 81-73, to Stanford on Sunday at Maples Pavilion.
Utah Utes Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Oregon are 2-3
After playing Colorado are 5-1
After a win are 3-7
Oregon State Beavers Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 2-8
Before playing Colorado are 5-1
After playing Stanford are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6
A few Utes at Beavers trends to consider:
Utah is 2-20 SU in its last 22 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Oregon State's last 6 games
Oregon State is 14-7 SU in its last 21 games at home
Oregon State is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games at home
Oregon State is 1-8 SU in its last 9 games
Utah at Oregon, Saturday, February 9
Oregon State home to Colorado, Sunday, February 10