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NCAA Basketball betting line favors Commodores over Huskies

Northeastern HuskiesVanderbilt Commodores
3-10January 04, 2014, 09:00 | Memorial Gymnasium7-4

The college hoops wagering menu features a clash between Vanderbilt and Northeastern on Saturday, with the host Commodores trying to win and cover the NCAA basketball point spread.

The Commodores currently sports a 7-4 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 4-5-1 ATS. The Huskies are 3-10 and 4-6 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Commodores produce a 2-7-1 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Huskies have gone 3-7 against the number.

View Northeastern Huskies vs Vanderbilt Commodores Odds and Stats.

On the opening NCAA basketball line for this matchup, Vanderbilt sat as -7.5-point favorites over at 5Dimes. Also, check out the current total, which often goes up first at online sportsbook BetOnline.

It's a betting matchup between the No. 165-rated Commodores and the No. 225-ranked Huskies, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark.

Northeastern lost its last outing, a 70-66 result against Richmond on December 31. They failed to cover in that game as a 1.5-point underdog. Northeastern got 22 points and 11 rebounds from Scott Eatherton in a losing cause in their 70-66 loss to Richmond on Tuesday.

Vanderbilt lost its last outing, a 57-49 result against Saint Louis on December 30. They failed to cover in that game as a 4-point underdog. Vanderbilt got 12 points from Damian Jones but lost anyway, 57-49, to Saint Louis on Monday at Memorial Gymnasium.

How They Match Up:
The game also pits Vanderbilt's No. 191-ranked offense, averaging 70.09 PPG, against a Huskies defense that ranks No. 133 at 69.31 PPG. The Commodores field goal percentage has averaged 45.27% so far, more than the Huskies marksmen have achieved on the year, 44.56% per game.

A few Huskies at Commodores trends to consider:
Northeastern is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games
Northeastern is 1-8 SU in its last 9 games
Northeastern is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Vanderbilt is 3-5-1 ATS in its last 9 games
Vanderbilt is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Vanderbilt's last 8 games
Vanderbilt is 2-4-1 ATS in its last 7 games at home

Next up:
Northeastern home to UNC Wilmington, Wednesday, January 8th
Vanderbilt at Alabama, Tuesday, January 7th