College Basketball Point Spread and Betting Lines for Opening Day of 2019-20 Men's NCAAB Season

Max Staley
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The 2019-20 college basketball season kicks off this afternoon, with a matchup between Central Arkansas and No. 16 Baylor. Following that mid-day tip-off, there's a night packed with games to bet on this evening, including the top-four teams in the country playing in the State Farm Champions Classic at Madison Square Garden.

With that in mind, let's break down the slate of games, with points spread and betting lines available on FanDuel Sportsbook, for opening day of men's college basketball.

The largest spread of the night belongs to the matchup between Iowa State and Mississippi Valley State, as the Cyclones are listed as 34.5-point home favorites, according to FanDuel Sportsbook.

On the other side of the coin, the smallest spread is in the gameunlv between the Yale Bulldogs and the Stony Brook Seawolves, with the Bulldogs listed as 1-point road favorites.

As for over/unders, the game with the highest total belongs to the matchup between IPFW and UNLV, at 161.5 points. Meanwhile, the game with the lowest total is a matchup between Old Dominion and Northern Iowa, with a 122-point over/under.

With the entire 2019-20 men's college basketball season ahead of us, we should have a fun few months of hoops action before a National Champion is crowned during the Final Four of the 2020 March Madness Tournament.

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