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Idaho State vs Northern Arizona Basketball Prediction, Best Bets, Spread & Odds - Big Sky Tournament

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Idaho State vs Northern Arizona Basketball Prediction, Best Bets, Spread & Odds - Big Sky Tournament

The No. 8 seed Idaho State Bengals (12-19, 7-11 Big Sky) are squaring off against the No. 7 seed Northern Arizona Lumberjacks (14-18, 7-11 Big Sky) in the Big Sky tournament on Saturday at Idaho Central Arena, at 10:00 PM ET airing on ESPN+.

Before you place your bet on this game at FanDuel Sportsbook, here are the NCAA basketball odds and spreads you need to know.

Idaho State vs. Northern Arizona Game Info and Odds

  • Game Day: Saturday, March 9, 2024
  • Game Time: 10:00 PM ET
  • TV Channel: ESPN+
  • Location: Boise, Idaho
  • Arena: Idaho Central Arena

Idaho State vs. Northern Arizona Picks and Prediction

All college basketball win probability predictions and picks are according to numberFire.
Prediction: Idaho State win (62.3%)

See the betting trends and insights below before making a wager on Saturday's Idaho State-Northern Arizona spread (Idaho State -4.5) or over/under (139.5 points).

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Idaho State vs. Northern Arizona: ATS Betting Stats and Trends

  • Idaho State has put together an 11-18-0 ATS record so far this year.
  • Northern Arizona has won 14 games against the spread this season, while failing to cover 18 times.
  • When the spread is set as 4.5 or more this season, Idaho State (2-3) covers a lower percentage of those games when it is the favorite (40%) than Northern Arizona (8-11) does as the underdog (42.1%).
  • Against the spread, the Bengals have played worse at home, covering three times in 11 home games, and eight times in 17 road games.
  • The Lumberjacks' winning percentage against the spread at home is .500 (6-6-0). On the road, it is .389 (7-11-0).
  • Idaho State has nine wins against the spread in 18 conference games this season.
  • Northern Arizona has eight wins against the spread in 18 Big Sky games this year.

Idaho State vs. Northern Arizona: Moneyline Betting Stats

  • Idaho State has been the moneyline favorite in 10 games this season and has come away with the win five times (50%) in those contests.
  • The Bengals have a win-loss record of 2-1 when favored by -205 or better by oddsmakers this year.
  • Northern Arizona has won 39.1% of the games this season it was the moneyline underdog (9-14).
  • The Lumberjacks are 4-12 (winning only 25% of their games) when they have played as a moneyline underdog of +168 or longer.
  • The moneyline set for this matchup implies Idaho State has a 67.2% chance of walking away with the win.

Idaho State vs. Northern Arizona Head-to-Head Comparison

  • Idaho State has a +13 scoring differential, putting up 70.6 points per game (271st in college basketball) and allowing 70.2 (122nd in college basketball).
  • Idaho State's leading scorer, Brayden Parker, ranks 301st in the nation averaging 14.8 points per game.
  • Northern Arizona puts up 68.9 points per game (300th in college basketball) while allowing 76.9 per contest (314th in college basketball). It has a -256 scoring differential and has been outscored by eight points per game.
  • Trenton McLaughlin's team-leading 16.7 points per game rank him 147th in the nation.
  • The Bengals grab 32.1 rebounds per game (333rd in college basketball) while allowing 30.3 per contest to their opponents. They outrebound opponents by 1.8 boards per game.
  • Parker averages 5.8 rebounds per game (ranking 387th in college basketball) to lead the Bengals.
  • The 31.3 rebounds per game the Lumberjacks accumulate rank 347th in the country, 5.3 fewer than the 36.6 their opponents pull down.
  • Carson Basham's 6.6 rebounds per game lead the Lumberjacks and rank 225th in college basketball.
  • Idaho State ranks 149th in college basketball by averaging 96.5 points per 100 possessions on offense, and defensively is 266th in college basketball, allowing 95.9 points per 100 possessions.
  • The Lumberjacks average 89.1 points per 100 possessions on offense (307th in college basketball), and allow 99.5 points per 100 possessions (339th in college basketball).

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