UNLV Rebels take on Falcons in NCAA basketball test
|UNLV Rebels||Air Force Falcons|
|18-10||March 01, 2014, 04:00 | Clune Arena||11-15|
UNLV travels to Air Force on Saturday, hoping to boost its 18-10 record with a victory over the Falcons.
The Falcons currently sports a 11-15 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 13-9 ATS. The Rebels are 18-10 and 17-11 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Falcons produce a 7-14 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Rebels have gone 14-13 against the number.
View UNLV Rebels vs Air Force Falcons Odds and Stats.
Bettors looking to go with the Falcons in this one found them listed as 6-point underdogs earlier on the NCAA basketball betting menu for Saturday's contest. Check for updates as money coming in on the Rebels was expected to move the line.
It's a betting matchup between the No. 285-rated Falcons and the No. 104-ranked Rebels, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark.
UNLV was a 78-70 winner in its last match at home against Colorado State. They covered the 6.5-point spread as favorites. UNLV earned a 78-70 victory over Colorado State on Wednesday, getting 19 points from Bryce Dejean-Jones at Thomas & Mack Center.
Last time out for Air Force, they were a 55-53 winner as they battled Wyoming on the road. They covered in the match as a 7.5-point underdog. Air Force earned a 55-53 victory over Wyoming on Tuesday, getting 20 points from Tre' Coggins at Arena-Auditorium.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Air Force's No. 221-rated squad against UNLV's No. 9-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Air Force rates No. 56 in the country with 7.35 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 177 nationally with 5.54 per match.
A few Rebels at Falcons trends to consider:
UNLV is 15-6 SU in its last 21 games
UNLV is 9-2 ATS in its last 11 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 16 of UNLV's last 23 games on the road
UNLV is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games when playing Air Force
Air Force is 10-5 ATS in its last 15 games
Air Force is 2-8 SU in its last 10 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Air Force's last 5 games
Air Force is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games at home
UNLV home to San Diego State, Wednesday, March 5th
Air Force at New Mexico, Wednesday, March 5th