Texas-San Antonio Roadrunners vs Seattle Redhawks Odds
College hoops betting interest focuses on the Seattle vs Texas-San Antonio battle Thursday at KeyArena as the Redhawks look to defend home court and cover the NCAA basketball point spread.
The Redhawks currently sports a 6-11 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 9-5 ATS. The Roadrunners are 4-13 and 4-6-1 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Redhawks produce a 5-7 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Roadrunners have gone 7-2 against the number.
On the opening NCAA basketball line for this matchup, Seattle sat as 9-point favorites over at 5Dimes. Also, check out the current total, which often goes up first at online sportsbook BetOnline.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Redhawks at No. 130 and the Roadrunners at No. 336 heading into this contest. Handicapping models at Odds Shark project a 67-62 result in favor of the Redhawks.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Seattle's No. 176-ranked offense, averaging 67.8 PPG, against a Roadrunners defense that ranks No. 303 at 72.9 PPG. The Redhawks field goal percentage has averaged 41.5% so far, more than the Roadrunners marksmen have achieved on the year, 40.7% per game.
Defensively, Texas-San Antonio features the nation's No. 268-rated defense on the road, allowing 74.5 points per game. Seattle, meanwhile, comes in at No. 182 nationally in scoring at home.
Texas-San Antonio lost its last outing, an 81-78 result against Texas State on January 19. They failed to cover in that game as a 6-point favorite. Michael Hale III was dynamite, scoring 33 points and adding 9 rebounds but Texas State still won, 81-78, over Texas-San Antonio on Saturday at UTSA Convocation Center.
Seattle was a 78-71 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Louisiana Tech. They covered the 12.5-point spread as underdogs. The Redhawks got 19 points from Clarence Trent, but it was Louisiana Tech that prevailed in a 78-71 final on Saturday at Thomas Center.
Texas-San Antonio Roadrunners Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
After playing Texas State are 6-4
After a loss are 1-9
Seattle Redhawks Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 3-2
After playing Louisiana Tech are 0-2
After a loss are 4-6
A few Roadrunners at Redhawks trends to consider:
Texas-San Antonio is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games on the road
Seattle is 12-6 SU in its last 18 games at home
Seattle is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games at home
Seattle is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games
Texas-San Antonio at Idaho, Saturday, January 26
Seattle home to Texas State, Saturday, January 26