Bet Utah Vs Xavier College HoopsNoah Williams
The Utah Utes are heading to play the Xavier Musketeers as an underdog with a better record straight up, and this is a NCAA Basketball bet you want to make based on the class of opponents these teams have played. This game in Cincinnati, Ohio can be seen on FOX at 5:30 ET this Saturday, December 10th from the Cintas Center, in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Bet Utah Utes Vs Xavier Musketeers College Hoops
What: Utah Utes (6-1) at Xavier Musketeers (7-2)
When: Saturday, December 10, 2016 at 5:30 pm ET
Where: Cintas Center in Cincinnati, Ohio
Why Bet On The Utah Utes To Beat The Xavier Musketeers
The Xavier Musketeers just got defeated for the 2nd game in a row after starting off the season with 7 straight win, and the Utah Utes are ready after rebounding from their only loss with 2 solid victories in a row.
Utah is putting up 84.9 points a game on average which is ranked 26th in Division I and only giving up 62.9 points to their enemies giving them an impressive 22-point differential on average early in the year. On the other side, Xavier scores 76.6 and gives up 65.6 for an 11 differential which is half what the Utes do.
The opponents for the Utes haven’t exactly been Top 10 material, but this schedule is just what the young group needed for confidence and cohesiveness. The hidden nugget that many may not know but you get as an extra NCAA Basketball betting tip is about 2 transfers. It appears they will get David Collette and Sedrick Barefield eligible to play for this game, and they are expected to be big in the mix right away.
Why Bet The Xavier Musketeers To Beat The Utah Utes
After a pair of tough games on the road against Baylor and Colorado the Xavier Musketeers are coming back home where they have thrived this season. The record against the spread for sports bettors betting Xavier has been 4-1-0 at home while they are now 7-2 straight up. The Utes have been mediocre at best with a record of 3-4-0 ATS but decent straight posting a record of 6-1.
Xavier is fired up and not getting down on themselves by any means and are ready to bounce back hard at home this week. “We’re not going to pack our tent and quit playing, but we’ve gotten a reality check the last couple of times,” Xavier head coach Chris Mack exclaimed. Xavier was up by 9 points in first half of last game, and they will be much stronger in 2nd half on their home court.
Expert Hoop Betting Advice & Final Score Prediction
When it comes to this Utah Utes traveling to play the Xavier Musketeers game, you can expect the home team X men to be favored and rightfully so. This is a game that will show the class or upper ended skills of each team which Xavier is definitely higher rated than Utah.
Xavier coach Chris Mack will have this team shaped up before they’re shipped out, and they should win this game handily. Utah has been playing cream puffs, and this week is when they get a big slap of “how you like us now?” from the Musketeers.