UNLV Rebels take on Broncos in NCAA basketball test
|UNLV Rebels||Boise State Broncos|
|17-9||February 22, 2014, 08:05 | Taco Bell Arena||17-9|
Boise State looks to cover the Broncos-Rebels pointspread on Saturday and improve its overall 17-9 mark when they host UNLV in college basketball wagering action.
The Broncos currently sports a 17-9 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 6-14-1 ATS. The Rebels are 17-9 and 15-11 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Broncos produce a 8-12 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Rebels have gone 12-13 against the number.
View UNLV Rebels vs Boise State Broncos Odds and Stats.
College basketball odds makers at BetOnline opened the Boise State Broncos as -6-point favorites in this matchup. Check for the latest spread and over-under at the sportsbook.
The Broncos - Rebels odds would favor the Broncos if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Boise State is rated No. 21 in the current Odds Shark poll, while UNLV is at No. 81.
UNLV lost its last outing, a 68-56 result against New Mexico on February 19. They failed to cover in that game as a 1-point underdog. UNLV suffered a 68-56 loss against New Mexico on Wednesday, getting 11 points from Khem Birch in a losing effort at Thomas & Mack Center.
Boise State was an 84-72 winner in their most recent outing on the road against Colorado State. They covered the 1.5-point spread as favorites. Boise State got 19 points from Anthony Drmic en route to an 84-72 victory over Colorado State on Tuesday at Moby Arena.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Boise State's No. 37-ranked offense, averaging 77.12 PPG, against a Rebels defense that ranks No. 32 at 63.88 PPG. The Broncos field goal percentage has averaged 46.06% so far, more than the Rebels marksmen have achieved on the year, 43.47% per game.
A few Rebels at Broncos trends to consider:
UNLV is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of UNLV's last 6 games
UNLV is 8-2 ATS in its last 10 games on the road
UNLV is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games on the road
Boise State is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games
Boise State is 1-6-1 ATS in its last 8 games at home
Boise State is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Boise State's last 6 games at home
UNLV home to Colorado State, Wednesday, February 26th
Boise State at Fresno State, Wednesday, February 26th