UNLV Rebels home to Nevada Wolf Pack in NCAA Basketball betting action
Nevada Wolf Pack vs UNLV Rebels Odds
Nevada pays a visit to UNLV on Tuesday, hoping to send the Rebels to a loss while covering the college basketball spread at Thomas & Mack Center.
Supporters of the Wolf Pack have watched them go 11-8 and 6-10-2 ATS on the year, while the Rebels are at 16-4 and 8-11 ATS. In totals betting, the Rebels are 6-10, while the Wolf Pack have a 6-6-1 mark.
Bettors looking to side with UNLV in this one found them as 14.5-point favorites earlier in the day. Watch for line moves and updates at Bovada before gametime.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 215-rated Nevada taking on the No. 9-rated Rebels in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 82-70 win for the Rebels on Tuesday.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up UNLV's No. 33 nationally ranked offense (76.2 points per game) against a Wolf Pack defense that sits as the No. 259 at 70.1 PPG. The Rebels have been averaging 45.3% from the field, more than the Wolf Pack have managed so far this season (42.4% on average).
Defensively, Nevada features the nation's No. 249-rated defense on the road, allowing 73.3 points per game. UNLV, meanwhile, comes in at No. 28 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Nevada was a 75-59 winner at home against Boise State. They covered the 1.5-point spread as underdogs. Nevada earned a 75-59 victory over Boise State on Saturday, getting 17 points from Deonte Burton at Lawlor Events Center.
UNLV was a 62-50 winner in their most recent outing at home against Wyoming. They covered the 9-point spread as favorites. UNLV earned a 62-50 victory over Wyoming on Thursday, getting 17 points from Anthony Bennett at Thomas & Mack Center.
Nevada Wolf Pack Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 2-6
After playing Boise State are 8-2
After a win are 6-4
UNLV Rebels Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Boise State are 2-2
After playing Wyoming are 9-1
After a win are 7-3
A few Wolf Pack at Rebels trends to consider:
Nevada is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against UNLV
Nevada is 2-4-2 ATS in its last 8 games on the road
Nevada is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games on the road
UNLV is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
UNLV is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Nevada
UNLV is 14-3 SU in its last 17 games
UNLV is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Nevada
Nevada at New Mexico, Saturday, February 2
UNLV at Boise State, Saturday, February 2