USC Upstate Spartans face Texas-San Antonio Roadrunners: NCAA basketball odds preview and stats
USC Upstate Spartans vs Texas-San Antonio Roadrunners Odds
Texas-San Antonio looks to cover the Roadrunners-Spartans pointspread on Saturday and improve its overall 2-1 mark when they host USC Upstate in college basketball wagering action.
The Roadrunners sit at 2-1 (1-0 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Spartans are currently 1-1 (0-0 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Texas-San Antonio is 0-0 OU, and USC Upstate is 0-0 OU.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 139-rated USC Upstate taking on the No. 128-rated Roadrunners in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 84-66 win for the Spartans on Saturday.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Spartans rank No. 308 in NCAA Division 1 with 30 per game. That compares with Texas-San Antonio’s No. 247 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Texas-San Antonio is college basketball's No. 32-ranked team at 9.3 per game, while the Spartans rate No. 38 with 9 per game.
Defensively, USC Upstate features the nation's No. 254-rated defense on the road, allowing 76 points per game. Texas-San Antonio, meanwhile, comes in at No. 266 nationally in scoring at home.
USC Upstate won its last outing, a 90-36 result against Hiwassee on November 12. USC Upstate cruised to victory on Monday, running Hiwassee out of the gym and running up a 90-36 score at G. B. Hodge Center.
Last time out for Texas-San Antonio, they were a 79-70 winner as they battled Old Dominion on the road. They covered in the match as a 9.5-point underdog. Texas-San Antonio got 29 points from Michael Hale III en route to a 79-70 victory over Old Dominion on Sunday at Ted Constant Center.
Texas-San Antonio Roadrunners Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
After a win are 6-4
A few Spartans at Roadrunners trends to consider:
Texas-San Antonio is 18-5 SU in its last 23 games at home
Texas-San Antonio is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
USC Upstate at Santa Clara, Tuesday, November 20
Texas-San Antonio at BYU, Wednesday, November 21