Colorado vs. Utah Monday Prediction
Pac-12 rivals meet in Salt Lake City, UT on Monday evening where Utah will host Colorado at 6:00 p.m. ET. Listed as a small home dog, will the Utes cover the spread or are the 8-3 Buffaloes the better play in this matchup?
863 Colorado Buffaloes (-3) at 864 Utah Utes (+3); o/u 136.5
6:00 p.m. ET, Sunday, January 10, 2021
Venue: Jon M. Huntsman Center, Salt Lake City, UT
Colorado vs. Utah College Basketball Prediction
The home team is a perfect 6-0 against the spread in the last six meetings between these two teams, while the Utes have covered in eight of their last 11 home games overall. The Buffaloes, meanwhile, are just 3-7 against the spread in their last 10 games when facing an opponent with a winning record and are 14-36-1 against the number in their last 51 road games versus an opponent with a home winning percentage that is greater than .600.
Colorado is also just 6-16 against the spread in its last 22 games when favored on the road and has failed to cover in 41 of its last 55 road games overall. Finally, the Buffaloes are 11-40-1 at the betting window in their last 52 road games versus a team with a winning home record.
COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: UTAH UTES +3