UNLV vs. Nevada Prediction
Will tonight's matchup between the UNLV Rebels and the Nevada Wolf Pack turn into a high-scoring affair for bettors? Tip-off for this Mountain West clash is set for 11:00 p.m. ET.
Who Oddsmakers Like: Nevada. According to oddsmakers from online sports book YouWager, the Wolf Pack are 9.5-point home favorites to beat the Rebels, who opened as 8.5-point road underdogs. The total, meanwhile, sits at 162 points after hitting the board at 162.5.
Who Public Bettors Like: Nevada. As of this writing, 57% of the betting tickets wagered at online sportsbooks are on the Wolf Pack to cover the point spread tonight. Over 60% of the betting tickets wagered at online sportsbooks is on the over as well.
Who We Like: In the last six meetings between these two teams in Nevada, the over is 5-1. In the last 10 meetings overall, the over has cashed seven times for bettors.
The over is also 17-5-1 in the Runnin' Rebels' last 23 games overall, is 5-1 in their last six games coming off a loss, and are 6-1 in their last seven games played on Wednesday.
On the other side, the over is 6-1 in the Wolf Pack's last seven home games versus an opponent with a winning road record. In their last 18 games when playing a team with a win percentage above .600, the over is 14-4. Finally, the over is 12-5 in Nevada's last 17 home games.
WEDNESDAY COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: UNLV/NEVADA OVER 162