|-- Miami (-9.5) held Florida State to 30.8% from floor in 71-47 win at home Jan 27, 5th straight series home win; 'canes lost last six visits here, by 19-3-13-6-6-5 points. ACC home underdogs are 14-4 vs spread this season. Miami is 10-0 in ACC, 5-0 on road, with two of last three wins on road by single point. State is 3-5 in last eight games, with its last four losses by 19+ points- they split their four ACC home games.
Posted: 2/13/2013 2:44:18 AM
-- Butler is without 2nd-leading scorer Smith (abdomen) here; they're 4-0 at home in conference, with two wins by 12+ points. Bulldogs won last three games overall, by 7-19-3 points. A-16 double digit home favorites are 5-9 vs spread. Charlotte is 2-4 in last six games, losing last three road games by 20-1-28 points; their last three games were all decided by 7 or less points. 49ers' last three road games went over the total.
-- Northeastern (+4.5) made 10-15 from arc, won 74-70 at Delaware Jan 19, its 13th win in last 17 series games. Blue Hens lost six of last seven visits here, losing by 9-2-4-14-1-4 points, but they've won five of last six games overall, are 4-2 on CAA road, losing by 14-20. Huskies are 5-1 at home in CAA, with four of five wins by 7 or less points. CAA home favorites of 6 or less points are 10-16 against the spread.
-- Syracuse won six of last seven games vs UConn, winning by 8-2 in its last two visits here; Orange won its last two games, by 16-19 points, as return of Southerland gave them boost vs St John's, but they've also lost last two road games. Big East home underdogs of 5 or less points are 3-8 vs spread. Huskies are 1-5 vs top 40 teams but they're 3-1 in conference home games and won four of their last five games overall.
-- Ole Miss lost three of last four games, allowing 84.5 ppg, after giving up 68.7 ppg during 6-0 SEC start; Rebels lost last two road games, by 14-19 points. SEC home teams are 15-11 vs spread if number is 5 or less points. Texas A&M's last seven games were all decided by 7 points or less; Aggies are 2-3 at home in SEC, beating Arkansas/Mizzou. Last four Ole Miss games went over; six of last eight A&M games stayed under.
-- Creighton (-11.5) beat Northern Iowa 79-68 Jan 15- both teams made 57% of shots inside arc, in 6th strait series win by home team. Bluejays lost last three visits here, by 18-5-3 points. Creighton is 3-4 in last seven games, losing three of last four on road. UNI won its last five home tilts, four by 11+ points. Six of last seven Bluejay games stayed under total. MVC home teams are 15-5 vs spread if number is 5 or less points.
-- Arizona State (-8) nipped Utah 55-54 at home Jan 2, despite making only 4-18 from arc; home team won three series games in Pac-12 play, with ASU losing 64-43 here LY. Sun Devils split four conference away games, with losses by 3-4 points. Utah is 1-4 at home in league play, beating Coloroado by 3 for only home win. Pac-12 underdogs are 23-9 against the spread if the number is 5 or less points.
-- Memphis won nine of last ten games with Central Florida, winning last five here, by 33-21-6-16-29 points, but UCF won six of last seven games, is 11-3 in last 14, with win over Southern Miss last week- their only two C-USA losses are by 3-4 points. Memphis won 14 games in a row, winning its four conference hone games by 13-11-1-30. C-USA double digit home favorites are 4-7 against the spread.
-- West Virginia won last three games to get to 5-5 in conference, but the wins were vs worst clubs in league; Mountaineers are 3-3 on Big X road, losing by 2-27-14 points. Baylor lost three of last four games, but is 4-1 at home in Big X, with wins by 7-11-10-27 points; they allowed 56 or less points in five of six league wins, an average of 70.8 ppg in its four losses. Big X home favorites of 8+ points are 11-4 vs spread.
-- Duke is 5-2 in its last seven games vs North Carolina, but UNC won here by 18 LY- they're 5-2 in last seven games in Cameron- visiting clubs are 9-5 in last 14 series games. ACC double digit home favorites are 10-3 vs spread. Duke is 5-0 at home in ACC this year with all five wins by 13+ points; they've won five in row overall, three by 13+. UNC won six of last eight games; they're 2-3 on ACC road, losing by 9-8-26.
-- UNLV won its last 11 games vs Air Force, with two of last three wins in OT; they beat Falcons 76-71 (-13) Jan 12, making only 6-25 from arc, 18-31 from foul line. Rebels are 1-4 on MWC road, with only win by 7 at San Diego State- they scored 66 or less points in five of last six games. MWC home underdogs are 7-3 vs spread this season. Air Force is 4-0 at home in league, with three of four wins by 11+ points.
-- Colorado State (+5.5) lost 79-72 in OT at San Diego State Jan 12, in a game they trailed by 18 at half; Rams lost 17 of last 19 series games, but beat Aztecs by 17 here LY. MWC home favorites of 6 or less points are 8-3 vs spread. Rams are 4-0 at home in MWC, with three wins by 19+ points; they won last four games overall, allowing 58.8 ppg. San Diego State is 2-2 on road in league, losing at Wyoming/Air Force.
-- Oregon lost three of last four games, after 7-0 Pac-12 start; Ducks beat Washington 81-76 (-7.5) Jan 26, outscoring Huskies 27-14 on foul line, making 65% inside arc. Oregon lost last two road games, scoring 52-54 points. Washington lost six of last seven games, scoring 60 or less points in three of last four; they're 2-2 at home in conference, with losses by 9-4 points. Pac-12 home favorites of 5 or less points are 7-16 vs spread.