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College Basketball | Wednesday, February 2, 2011
Indiana's leading scorer Watford is hurt, won't play, after Hoosiers lost in OT to Michigan State; IU covered four of last five games, winning its last two at home, vs Michigan/Illinois. Big 11 favorites are 6-1 vs spread in games where spread is 3 or less points. Minnesota is 1-2 as favorite in Big 11. lost four of its five on road, with only win 69-64 at Michigan.
Villanova won three of its last four games vs Marquette; teams split pair of close games in last two Big East tourneys; Wildcats lost three of last four games, are 3-1 as home favorite, winning at home by 16-11-14 with loss to Hoyas. Big East home favorites of 8 or less points are 20-13 vs spread. Marquette lost last three road games, by 8-1-8 points.
NC State lost five of last six games but four losses came on road; State is 0-5 vs spread as ACC underdog, with all five ACC losses by 9+ points, though they are 2-1 at home in ACC. Virginia Tech won three of its last four games; they won last three games vs NC State by 4ot-20-12 points. ACC home underdogs of 5 or less points are 2-4 vs spread.
Syracuse lost last four games after 18-0 start; they've allowed 80.8 ppg in last four games, after giving up 59.8 in first five Big East tilts, all wins. Big East home favorites of 4 or less points are 11-7 vs spread. UConn is 6-1 in last seven games, covering three of last four at home. Syracuse lost last five visits to Nutmeg State, by 28-18-23-7-14 points.
West Virginia won last six games vs Seton Hall, taking last five here, by 5-10-10-21-12 points; WVa won five of last six league games despite its leading scorer being suspended- they're 1-2 as a Big East home favorite. Big East single digit home favorites are 22-15 vs spread; home faves of 9+ points are 9-9. Pirates scored 90-81 points in winning last two games with leading scorer Hazell back in lineup after having wrist injury.
Kansas State is 2-5 in Big 12, with home team covering six of seven, as Wildcats 2-1 are as home favorite, winning by 34-8 points. K-State won last three series games, by 5-19-4 points, but they've lost three of its last four visits here, with losses by 11-7-22 points. Big 12 home favorites of 7 or less points are 14-2-1; home faves of more than 7 points are 3-10.
Southern Miss beat UAB in C-USA tourney LY, just their second win in last ten series games; Eagles lost last four visits here, by 33-7-1-30 points. UAB is 0-3-1 vs spread as home favorite, winning home games by 3-14-4 points, losing to Memphis. USM is 2-2 on road in C-USA, losing at Marshall/SMU. C-USA home faves of 6 or less pts are 7-9-1.
Home side won five of last six Miss State-Alabama games; Tide won by 18 in Starkville Jan 8 (-5). State lost five of last six visits here, losing by 49-6-1-2-5 points. Double digit favorites are 10-5 in SEC games, 5-8 at home. Bama is 5-1 in SEC, winning home games by 10-2-24 points; they are 3-1 as SEC favorite. Bulldogs are 2-3 as underdog in SEC play.
Evansville won three in row, five of last six games; Aces won last three at home- they lost by 15 (+15) at Missouri State Jan 7th, fifth straight loss vs Bears. State split their last four games, which were decided by a total of six points- they're 2-3 in last five visits here. Home underdogs are 6-10 vs spread in MVC games, 1-5 if they're getting 5+ points.
Missouri won three in row, five of last six games vs Oklahoma State, as Tigers won last two visits here by 11-2 points. Mizzou is 0-3 on road in league, giving up 83.7 ppg (60.7 at home). Cowboys lost three games in row, giving up 70.7 ppg, but they've won two of their three home games in conference play. Big 12 home underdogs are 6-7 vs spread.
San Diego State won seven in row, 12 of last 13 vs Colorado State, with wins in last five visits here, by 4-15-1-19-12 points. Aztecs are 4-2 as MWC favorite, winning road games by 13-10-9 points, with the loss at BYU. Single digit home underdogs are 3-4 against spread in MWC play. Rams are 3-1 at home in MWC, with only loss by 9 to BYU.
Duke won seven of last eight games vs Maryland, beating Terps 71-64 in first meeting this year (-14.5); Blue Devils lost 79-72 here LY, are 3-3 in last six visits to Maryland. ACC home underdogs of 5 or less points are 2-4 vs spread. Duke is 2-1 on ACC road, with wins by 14-24 and a loss at Florida State; they got pounded by 15 at St John's Sunday.
UCLA won five of six games since 63-52 loss (+5) at USC Jan 9, when its starting Gs shot 1-12 in what was USC's fourth straight series win. Trojans are 1-3 on Pac-10 road, losing by 6-4-9 points with only league road win at Arizona State. Pac-10 home favorites of 6 or less points are 3-6 vs spread. Bruins are 3-1 at home, losing only to Washington.
Info By Armadillo Sports.