Utah Valley vs Stephen F. Austin Pick – Basketball Predictions & Odds 3/3/23
Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks (19-11) vs. Utah Valley Wolverines (23-7)
March 3, 2023 8:00 pm EDT
The Line: Utah Valley Wolverines -8.5 / Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks +8.5; Over/Under: +142.5
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The Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks and the Utah Valley Wolverines meet in college basketball action from the UCCU Center on Friday night. Let’s dive into the odds, injuries, matchup history and make a prediction for this game.
Utah Valley is listed as an 8.5-point favorite with the total for this game set at 142.5 points.
Neither side has anyone listed on the injury report for this game, so barring any last-minute announcements, both sides will come into this game at full strength.
Stephen F. Austin won the lone meeting between these two teams back on February 3rd, 2022 by a final score of 78-59.
Stephen F. Austin is 5-0-1 ATS in their last 6 games following a loss and 3-0-1 ATS in their last 4 road games against a team with a winning home record while the over is 10-1 in their last 11 games following an ATS loss. Utah Valley is 11-2 ATS in their last 13 games against a team with a winning record and 14-3 ATS in their last 17 games following a win while the under is 4-0 in their last 4 games overall.
I’m probably leaning towards Utah Valley here. The Wolverines are heating up at the right time and frankly aren’t a team I’m looking to step in front of right now. SFA is fully capable of providing value in the underdog role, but this is a tough spot. I’ll lay it and play it with Utah Valley here.