South Florida Bulls visit Southern Methodist Mustangs in NCAA Basketball wagering battle
|South Florida Bulls||Southern Methodist Mustangs|
|10-6||January 15, 2014, 07:00 | Moody Coliseum||11-4|
The South Florida Bulls will look to pick up a win while covering the spread when they take on the Mustangs in Southern Methodist at Moody Coliseum on Wednesday in college basketball action.
The Bulls will try to spoil to the party on Wednesday; they are 5-8 ATS against the number this season, while the Mustangs are 6-4-1 ATS. South Florida is 4-8 on the totals; Southern Methodist is 4-7.
View South Florida Bulls vs Southern Methodist Mustangs Odds and Stats.
Bettors looking to side with Southern Methodist in this one found them as -13-point favorites earlier in the day. Watch for line moves and updates at Bovada before gametime.
The Mustangs sit at No. 83 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Bulls sit at No. 278 on the same chart.
South Florida was an 82-75 winner in its last match on the road against Temple. They covered the 6.5-point spread as underdogs. South Florida got 23 points and 10 rebounds from Victor Rudd en route to an 82-75 victory over Temple on Thursday at Liacouras Center.
In their last action, Southern Methodist was a 71-63 loser on the road against Louisville. They covered the 13.5-point spread as underdogs. The Mustangs got 12 points from Markus Kennedy, but it was Louisville that prevailed in a 71-63 final on Sunday at KFC Yum! Center.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Southern Methodist's No. 34-rated squad against South Florida's No. 93-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Southern Methodist rates No. 222 in the country with 4.87 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 252 nationally with 3.5 per match.
A few Bulls at Mustangs trends to consider:
South Florida is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
South Florida is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
South Florida is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
South Florida is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Southern Methodist is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
Southern Methodist is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games at home
South Florida home to Cincinnati, Saturday, January 18th
Southern Methodist at Central Florida, Saturday, January 18th