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Pepperdine Waves Visit BYU Cougars in NCAA Basketball Betting Battle

The Pepperdine Waves hope to send their betting backers to the pay window on Saturday as they look to cover the point spread at Marriott Center against the BYU Cougars.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

The BYU Cougars betting line opened as -8.5-point favorites in this college basketball tilt over at BetOnline but the number may be on the move. Watch for the opening over/under total as well at MyBookie.

Pepperdine Waves vs BYU Cougars Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

Supporters of the Pepperdine Waves have watched them go 14-7 and 10-11 ATS on the college basketball season, while the BYU Cougars are at 15-7 and 10-8-2 ATS. In totals betting, the BYU Cougars are 12-8, while the Pepperdine Waves have a 9-12 mark.

It's a betting matchup between the No. 8-rated BYU Cougars and the No. 144-ranked Pepperdine Waves, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark.

Statistical Matchup

In the paint, the rebound battle will feature BYU's No. 13-rated squad against Pepperdine's No. 154-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, BYU rates No. 34 in the country with 8.86 per game, while their foes tonight, the Pepperdine Waves rank No. 236 nationally with 5.24 per match.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Stacy Davis scored 25 points leading the Waves to a 75-65 victory over San Diego at Jenny Craig Pavilion on Thursday.

BYU cruised to victory on Thursday, running Loyola Marymount out of the gym and running up a 87-62 score at Marriott Center.

Betting Trends
  • Pepperdine is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games
  • Pepperdine is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games
  • Pepperdine is 5-10 SU in its last 15 games on the road
  • The total has gone OVER in 5 of Pepperdine's last 6 games on the road
  • BYU is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games
  • The total has gone UNDER in 4 of BYU's last 5 games
  • BYU is 4-1-1 ATS in its last 6 games at home
  • BYU is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Pepperdine home to Portland, Thursday, February 4th
BYU at St. Mary's, Thursday, February 4th