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UMKC Kangaroos host New Mexico State Aggies in college basketball action

New Mexico State AggiesUMKC Kangaroos
14-6January 18, 2014, 08:05 | Swinney Recreation Center5-11

UMKC will look to improve on its 5-11 record on Saturday when they host New Mexico State in NCAA basketball odds action at Swinney Recreation Center.

This season, the Kangaroos are 5-11 overall and 0-0 ATS, while the Aggies are 14-6 and 7-2 ATS. As for the totals, UMKC boasts a 0-0 on the OU, and New Mexico State is 3-4.

View New Mexico State Aggies vs UMKC Kangaroos Odds and Stats.

The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Kangaroos rated this week at No. 293 and the Aggies sitting at No. 85.


New Mexico State was an 86-81 loser in its last match on the road against Chicago State. New Mexico State got 26 points from Daniel Mullings on the way to an 86-81 loss against Chicago State on Thursday at Jones Convocation Center.

In their last action, UMKC was a 78-66 loser at home against Texas-Pan American. The Kangaroos endured a 78-66 loss at the hands of the Broncs on Thursday, despite a 17-point effort from Martez Harrison at Swinney Recreation Center.

How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature UMKC's No. 219-rated squad against New Mexico State's No. 92-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, UMKC rates No. 212 in the country with 5 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 136 nationally with 6.05 per match.

A few Aggies at Kangaroos trends to consider:
New Mexico State is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games
UMKC is 6-16 SU in its last 22 games
UMKC is 3-17 SU in its last 20 games at home

Next up:
New Mexico State home to Texas-Pan American, Saturday, January 25th
UMKC at Utah Valley, Thursday, January 23rd