UConn vs Providence Basketball Prediction, Best Bets, Spread & Odds - March 9

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UConn vs Providence Basketball Prediction, Best Bets, Spread & Odds - March 9

The UConn Huskies (27-3, 17-2 Big East) hope to extend a three-game winning streak when they visit the Providence Friars (19-11, 10-9 Big East) on March 9, 2024 at Amica Mutual Pavilion.

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

UConn vs. Providence Game Info and Odds

  • Game Day: Saturday, March 9, 2024
  • Game Time: 8:00 PM ET
  • TV Channel: FOX
  • Location: Providence, Rhode Island
  • Arena: Amica Mutual Pavilion

UConn vs. Providence Picks and Prediction

All college basketball win probability predictions and picks are according to numberFire.
Prediction: UConn win (61.9%)

Before you bet on Saturday's UConn-Providence spread (UConn -9.5) or total (139.5 points), take a look at the betting trends and insights below.

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UConn vs. Providence: ATS Betting Stats and Trends

  • UConn has covered 19 times in 30 chances against the spread this season.
  • Providence has compiled an 18-12-0 ATS record so far this year.
  • When the spread is set as 9.5 or more this season, UConn (10-7) covers a lower percentage of those games when it is the favorite (58.8%) than Providence (2-1) does as the underdog (66.7%).
  • The Huskies have covered the spread in a lower percentage of their home games than away games. They have covered nine times in 16 games when playing at home, and they've covered six times in 10 games when playing on the road.
  • This year, the Friars are 9-8-0 at home against the spread (.529 winning percentage). Away, they are 8-3-0 ATS (.727).
  • Against the spread, in conference play, UConn is 12-7-0 this season.
  • Providence's Big East record against the spread is 12-7-0.

UConn vs. Providence: Moneyline Betting Stats

  • UConn has come away with 20 wins in the 22 contests it has been listed as the moneyline favorite in this season.
  • The Huskies have yet to lose in 10 games when named as moneyline favorite of -450 or better.
  • Providence has won 46.2% of the games this season it was the underdog on the moneyline (6-7).
  • The Friars have not won a game when entering as a moneyline underdog with odds of +340 or longer in three chances.
  • UConn has an implied victory probability of 81.8% according to the moneyline set for this matchup.

UConn vs. Providence Head-to-Head Comparison

  • UConn has a +518 scoring differential, topping opponents by 17.3 points per game. It is putting up 81.4 points per game to rank 26th in college basketball and is allowing 64.1 per contest to rank 13th in college basketball.
  • UConn's leading scorer, Tristen Newton, is 268th in college basketball averaging 15.1 points per game.
  • Providence outscores opponents by 4.4 points per game (posting 73.2 points per game, 191st in college basketball, and allowing 68.8 per outing, 89th in college basketball) and has a +134 scoring differential.
  • Devin Carter paces Providence, recording 19.3 points per game (48th in college basketball).
  • The Huskies prevail in the rebound battle by an average of 8.9 boards. They are collecting 38.6 rebounds per game (49th in college basketball) compared to their opponents' 29.7 per outing.
  • Newton tops the team with 7.1 rebounds per game (168th in college basketball play).
  • The Friars grab 35.9 rebounds per game (143rd in college basketball), compared to the 34.9 of their opponents.
  • Carter is 62nd in college basketball with 8.4 rebounds per game, leading the Friars.
  • UConn ranks first in college basketball with 108.7 points scored per 100 possessions, and 18th in college basketball defensively with 85.7 points conceded per 100 possessions.
  • The Friars' 94.5 points per 100 possessions on offense rank 190th in college basketball, and the 88.8 points they concede per 100 possessions rank 70th in college basketball.

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