Weber State vs. Arizona Odds
Arizona got the top seed in the West Region thanks to a 30-4 record and a Pac-12 title. Weber State comes into the game 19-11 overall and champions of the Big Sky. According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Arizona is the heavy favorite in this game, as the Wildcats have odds of -20 points against Weber State. The over/under total for the game has been set at 127.5 points (View Matchup). These two last met in 2008 with Arizona picking up a 71-65 victory.
Arizona went 20-13 against the spread this season and hit the under in 20 of 32 lined games. The Wildcats had a great year, but do come in just 2-2 in their last four games. Arizona averages 73.1 points per game offensively, while the defense ranks fourth nationally, giving up just 58.1 points per game. Zona holds opponents to just 38.1 percent shooting, which ranks sixth in the country. Nick Johnson is leading Arizona this season with 16.2 points, 4.0 rebounds and 2.8 assists per game.
Weber State went 12-14-1 against the spread this season and hit the over in 15 of 25 lined games. The Wildcats enter the tournament having won three straight. They average 73.2 points per game offensively while giving up just 66.4 points per game. Weber State ranks 20th nationally in both field goal percentage (48.1) and 3-point percentage (39.2). The team is led by Davion Berry, who is averaging 19.1 points, 4.3 rebounds and 4.0 assists per game.
These two will face off in the second round of the West Region, today at 2:10PM ET on TNT. The game will be held from the Viejas Arena in San Diego, CA.