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Utah State vs New Mexico Basketball Prediction, Best Bets, Spread & Odds - March 9

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Utah State vs New Mexico Basketball Prediction, Best Bets, Spread & Odds - March 9

The Utah State Aggies (25-5, 13-4 MWC) aim to continue a four-game winning streak when they host the New Mexico Lobos (22-8, 10-7 MWC) on March 9, 2024 at Dee Glen Smith Spectrum.

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

Utah State vs. New Mexico Game Info and Odds

  • Game Day: Saturday, March 9, 2024
  • Game Time: 8:30 PM ET
  • TV Channel: CBS Sports Network
  • Location: Logan, Utah
  • Arena: Dee Glen Smith Spectrum

Utah State vs. New Mexico Picks and Prediction

All college basketball win probability predictions and picks are according to numberFire.
Prediction: Utah State win (67.8%)

Read these betting trends and insights before you bet on Saturday's Utah State-New Mexico spread (Utah State -3.5) or total (161.5 points).

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Utah State vs. New Mexico: ATS Betting Stats and Trends

  • Utah State has covered 15 times in 28 matchups with a spread this season.
  • New Mexico has covered 18 times in 29 chances against the spread this year.
  • Utah State covers the spread when it is a 3.5-point favorite or more 61.1% of the time. That's more often than New Mexico covers as an underdog of 3.5 or more (never covered this season).
  • At home, the Aggies own a better record against the spread (8-4-0) compared to their ATS record in away games (4-8-0).
  • Against the spread, the Lobos have performed better at home (10-5-0) than on the road (4-6-0).
  • Against the spread, in conference action, Utah State is 10-7-0 this season.
  • New Mexico has covered the spread nine times in 17 MWC games.

Utah State vs. New Mexico: Moneyline Betting Stats

  • Utah State has been victorious in 22, or 95.7%, of the 23 contests it has been chosen as moneyline favorites in this season.
  • This year, the Aggies have won 16 of 17 games when listed as at least -166 or better on the moneyline.
  • New Mexico has put together a 2-4 record in games it was the underdog on the moneyline (winning 33.3% of those games).
  • The Lobos have played in four games as a moneyline underdog with odds of +138 or longer without winning.
  • The moneyline set for this matchup implies Utah State has a 62.4% chance of walking away with the win.

Utah State vs. New Mexico Head-to-Head Comparison

  • Utah State's +316 scoring differential (outscoring opponents by 10.5 points per game) is a result of scoring 79.6 points per game (49th in college basketball) while allowing 69.1 per contest (94th in college basketball).
  • Great Osobor's team-leading 17.5 points per game ranks 100th in college basketball.
  • New Mexico puts up 82.5 points per game (19th in college basketball) while allowing 71.2 per outing (152nd in college basketball). It has a +338 scoring differential and outscores opponents by 11.3 points per game.
  • New Mexico's leading scorer, Jamal Mashburn Jr., is 268th in college basketball, putting up 15.1 points per game.
  • The Aggies win the rebound battle by 4.7 boards on average. They record 36.4 rebounds per game, which ranks 121st in college basketball, while their opponents pull down 31.7 per outing.
  • Osobor's 8.9 rebounds per game lead the Aggies and rank 49th in college basketball action.
  • The Lobos win the rebound battle by 4.3 boards on average. They collect 39.4 rebounds per game, 31st in college basketball, while their opponents grab 35.1.
  • JT Toppin's nine rebounds per game lead the Lobos and rank 45th in the nation.
  • Utah State's 103.3 points per 100 possessions on offense rank 29th in college basketball, and the 89.7 points it allows per 100 possessions rank 93rd in college basketball.
  • The Lobos average 100.3 points per 100 possessions (64th in college basketball), while giving up 86.6 points per 100 possessions (31st in college basketball).

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