The Weber State Wildcats will begin their season on the road when they go head-to-head with the 17th-ranked Utah State Aggies (1-0) at Dee Glen Smith Spectrum. Action starts at 9 p.m. ET on Friday, November 8, 2019.
Weber State Wildcats at Utah State Aggies ATS Odds
In the Aggies’ previous outing, they topped the Montana State Bobcats, 81-73. With 28 points on 5-for-14 shooting, Sam Merrill led Utah State in scoring. Utah State played a nearly flawless game. They had a free throw rate of 0.660 and a turnover percentage of 11.0. Montana State put up marks of 0.281 and 18.0, respectively, for those same stats.
Last season, Weber State did not reach the tournament following a 17-14 regular season.
The Wildcats had records of 17-14 straight up (SU) and 14-12 against the spread (ATS) last season. Weber State’s games had a tendency to finish over the O/U total (50.0 percent).
Utah State appears to have the advantage on the offensive side of the ball. The Aggies rank 25th in offensive efficiency, while the Wildcats rank 146th in defensive efficiency since the 2018-19 season. Also, the Wildcats rank 345th in offensive rebounding percentage (20.4 percent), while the Aggies rank sixth in defensive rebounding percentage (77.5 percent).
Weber State vs. Utah State Free Pick
Pick: SU Winner – Utah State, ATS Winner – Utah State, O/U – Under
Betting Notes (2018-Present):
- Utah State averages 40.1 rebounds per game, which ranks 12th in the country. Weber State ranks 257th in rebounds allowed per game (37.2).
- The Aggies rank 183rd in three pointers attempted per game (21.9) while the Wildcats rank 232nd (20.7).
- The Aggies rank 12th in assists per game (16.9) while the Wildcats rank 257th (11.6).
- Weber State ranks 56th in blocks per game (4.2) while Utah State ranks 146th in blocks allowed per game (3.4).