Weber State favored by 18.5 against Idaho State on Monday
Idaho State Bengals vs Weber State Wildcats Odds
Dee Events Center features an NCAA basketball betting clash between the host Weber State Wildcats and the visiting Idaho State Bengals in college hoops action on Monday.
The Wildcats currently sports a 16-5 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 10-8 ATS. The Bengals are 4-18 and 8-13 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Wildcats produce a 9-7 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Bengals have gone 9-7 against the number.
Bettors looking to back visiting Idaho State before tip-off in this one found them as 18.5-point underdogs over at Sportsbook.ag earlier.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Wildcats sit at No. 38 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Bengals sit at No. 326 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Wildcats will win this game 80-55.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Weber State has the nation's No. 19-rated offensive output, at 77.1 PPG. The visiting Bengals defense ranks No. 118 allowing on average 64 PPG. The Wildcats FG% has averaged 50.6% so far, more than the Bengals marksmen have achieved on the year, 39.5% per game.
Defensively, Idaho State features the nation's No. 57-rated defense on the road, allowing 63.7 points per game. Weber State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 9 nationally in scoring at home.
Idaho State was an 81-79 loser in its last match at home against Southern Utah. They failed to cover the 1-point spread as underdogs. Tomas Sanchez scored 19 points in a futile effort to lead the Bengals to a win (they lost 81-79 to Southern Utah at Holt Arena on Thursday).
Weber State was a 75-58 winner in their most recent outing at home against Southern Utah. They covered the 14.5-point spread as favorites. Weber State earned a 75-58 victory over Southern Utah on Saturday, getting 21 points from Davion Berry at Dee Events Center.
Idaho State Bengals Trends:
When playing on Monday are 4-6
Before playing Montana State are 5-5
After playing Southern Utah are 5-5
After a loss are 2-8
Weber State Wildcats Trends:
When playing on Monday are 6-4
Before playing Montana are 8-2
After playing Southern Utah are 4-6
After a win are 9-1
A few Bengals at Wildcats trends to consider:
Idaho State is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
Idaho State is 1-17 SU in its last 18 games on the road
Idaho State is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Weber State
Weber State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Weber State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Idaho State
Weber State is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games when playing Idaho State
Weber State is 12-2 SU in its last 14 games
Idaho State home to Montana State, Thursday, February 14
Weber State home to Montana, Thursday, February 14