San Diego State Aztecs visit Marquette Golden Eagles in NCAA Basketball wagering battle
|San Diego State Aztecs||Marquette Golden Eagles|
|4-1||December 01, 2013, 09:30 | Honda Center||5-2|
The Marquette Golden Eagles will be trying to slam the San Diego State Aztecs on Sunday when the teams tip off at Honda Center in college betting action.
The Golden Eagles sit at 5-2 (3-2 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Aztecs are currently 4-1 (3-1 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Marquette is 2-2 OU, and San Diego State is 1-3 OU.
View San Diego State Aztecs vs Marquette Golden Eagles Odds and Stats.
The Golden Eagles were listed as 0-point at most sportsbooks tracked by Odds Shark earlier in the day. It opened first at BetOnline, where the total was expected shortly.
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 34-rated San Diego State taking on the No. 140-rated Golden Eagles in this contest.
San Diego State won its last outing, an 86-80 result against Creighton on November 29. They covered in that game as a 6-point underdog. Xavier Thames scored 26 points for San Diego State on Friday, leading the Aztecs to an 86-80 win over Creighton at Titan Gym.
Marquette won its last outing, a 76-60 result against George Washington on November 29. They covered in that game as a 4-point favorite. Marquette earned a 76-60 victory over George Washington on Friday, getting 20 points from Davante Gardner at Titan Gym.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Marquette has the nation's No. 172-rated offensive output, at 72.71 PPG. The visiting Aztecs defense ranks No. 4 allowing on average 56.6 PPG. The Golden Eagles FG% has averaged 42.09% so far, less than the Aztecs marksmen have achieved on the year, 47.99% per game.
San Diego State at San Diego, Thursday, December 5th
Marquette at Wisconsin, Saturday, December 7th