UAB vs. Iowa State Odds
LOUISVILLE, KY (TheSpread) – No. 3 Iowa State hopes to make a rare Final Four run, which starts today when it faces No. 14 UAB at 12:40PM ET on TruTV in the South Region of the NCAA Tournament.
Iowa State is 25-8 on the season, 5-2 on a neutral floor and 17-12-1 against the spread. UAB is 19-15 overall, 3-3 on a neutral floor and 18-13 against the spread. Iowa State is making its 17th NCAA Tournament appearance as the Big 12 champion while UAB is the champ out of Conference USA and making its 15th NCAA Tournament appearance.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Iowa State is the clear favorite in this game, as the Cyclones are getting odds of -13.5 points against UAB. The over/under total for this contest is set at 145 points. This game will be played from the KFC Yum! Center in Louisville.
UAB went on a surprising run through the CUSA Tournament, winning all three games. It has won six of its last eight while going 5-3 against the spread in that stretch. The Blazers have hit the under in five of their last eight. Iowa State has won five straight coming into this game and the Cyclones are 4-0-1 against the spread in this stretch. ISU has hit the under in three straight and five of its last six.