Denver vs. South Dakota Prediction
Is the betting total for tonight's Denver and South Dakota Summit League men's championship semifinal set too high?
(737) Denver vs. (738) South Dakota
Monday, March 5, 2018, 9:30 p.m. ET
Who Oddsmakers Like: South Dakota. According to oddsmakers from online sports book YouWager, the Coyotes are 11-point favorites to beat the Pioneers, who opened as 9-point underdogs. The total, meanwhile, sits at 140 points after hitting the board at 144.
Who Public Bettors Like: South Dakota. As of Monday evening, 73% of the betting tickets wagered at online sportsbooks are on the Coyotes to cover the spread. Meanwhile, 63% of the betting tickets are on the over.
Who We Like: The over is a perfect 5-0 in the last five meetings between these two teams and has cashed in six of the Pioneers' last eight games overall. The over is also 26-10 in Denver's last 36 Summit League games, is 8-1 in its last nine games versus a team with a winning percentage above .600, and is 4-0 in the Pioneers' last four games when facing an opponent with a winning record.
MONDAY COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: DENVER/SOUTH DAKOTA OVER 140