Missouri vs. Colorado State Odds
This game will be played from Rupp Arena in Lexington, Kentucky and is part of the Midwest Region with Colorado State as the eighth seed and Missouri the ninth seed (View Matchup). According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Missouri is the favorite, as it has odds of -3 points against Colorado State. The over/under total has been set at 142 points. Opening odds had Missouri favored by 2 points. The spread was never lower than that, and it hit a peak of 3.5 points before falling back to Missouri -3.
Colorado State is an at-large bid out of the Mountain West Conference. The Rams are 25-8 overall and were 11-5 in conference play, finishing second in the Mountain West. Colorado State is 23rd in the current RPI rankings, and it has a 3-7 record against RPI Top 50 teams. Colorado State is 3-1 on a neutral floor this season and is 13-15-1 against the spread.
Missouri is an at-large big out of the Big 12. The Tigers are 23-10 overall and 11-7 in the SEC. Missouri finished fifth in the SEC regular season standings. Missouri sits 35th in the current RPI rankings and the Tigers went 4-5 against RPI Top 50 teams this season. Missouri is 4-2 went 4-2 on a neutral floor this year and are 14-15 against the spread.
2013 March Madness Second Round Odds – Missouri vs. Colorado State
709 Missouri -3 Over 142
710 Colorado State +3 Under 142