Utah State Aggies face Boise State Broncos: NCAA basketball odds preview and stats
|Utah State Aggies||Boise State Broncos|
|12-4||January 18, 2014, 09:00 | Taco Bell Arena||12-5|
The Boise State Broncos host Utah State on Saturday, looking to build on their 12-5 mark against the 12-4 Aggies in college hoops action at Taco Bell Arena.
Supporters of the Aggies have watched them go 12-4 and 9-4-1 ATS on the year, while the Broncos are at 12-5 and 4-7-1 ATS. In totals betting, the Broncos are 3-8, while the Aggies have a 7-7 mark.
View Utah State Aggies vs Boise State Broncos Odds and Stats.
Sportsbooks (including Bovada) had the Broncos installed as -7.5-point favorites in this particular matchup earlier in the day. Also, watch for the opening over-under value at TopBet.
This game matches up the No. 60 (Broncos) and the No. 54 (Aggies) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank.
In their last action, Utah State was a 57-50 winner at home against Colorado State. They earned a push of the 7-point spread as favorites. Spencer Butterfield scored 17 points leading the Aggies to a 57-50 victory over Colorado State at Dee Glen Smith Spectrum on Wednesday.
Boise State won its last outing, a 74-65 result against Nevada on January 14. They covered in that game as a 3.5-point favorite. Boise State earned a 74-65 victory over Nevada on Tuesday, getting 21 points from Derrick Marks at Lawlor Events Center.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Boise State's No. 150-rated squad against Utah State's No. 59-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Boise State rates No. 55 in the country with 7.53 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 57 nationally with 7.5 per match.
A few Aggies at Broncos trends to consider:
Utah State is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games
Utah State is 2-5 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
Utah State is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games on the road
Utah State is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games when playing Boise State
Boise State is 3-5-1 ATS in its last 9 games
Boise State is 12-5 SU in its last 17 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Boise State's last 7 games
Boise State is 1-3-1 ATS in its last 5 games at home
Utah State at UNLV, Wednesday, January 22nd
Boise State at New Mexico, Tuesday, January 21st