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Long Beach State vs. UC Riverside - 3/6/19 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction

UC Riverside at Long Beach State
Date & Time Wednesday March 6, 2019, 10:00 PM (EST)
Walter Pyramid
Long Beach, CA
The Line
Long Beach State -8 / over-under: 143
TV Channel
Big West
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Wednesday college basketball action features the Long Beach State 49ers hosting the UC Riverside Highlanders.

The UC Riverside Highlanders have dropped four in a row after a 68-47 defeat to the visiting UC Irvine Anteaters as a ten point underdog on Saturday.

The struggling UC Riverside offense saw 12 points from Dragan Elkaz while Callum McRae netted eleven points and hauled in 12 rebounds.

Menno Dijkstra scored eight points and logged five pulls followed by Dikymbe Martin and Jordan Gilliam with seven points apiece.

The Long Beach State 49ers are eyeing a 5thconsecutive victory after outscoring the Cal Poly Mustangs 94-85 as a nine point favorite on Saturday.

Deishuan Booker carried Long Beach State with a game high 31, points, ten boards and five assists while Bryan Alberts netted 16 points.

The 49ers received 14 points and six boards from Mason Riggins followed by Temidayo Yussuf and Jordan Roberts with eleven and seven points.

UC Riverside Highlanders are 2-7 ATS in their last 9 games overall UC Riverside Highlanders are 2-7 ATS in their last 9 vs. Big West.

Long Beach State 49ers are 5-1-1 ATS in their last 7 games overall and Long Beach State 49ers are 5-1-1 ATS in their last 7 vs. Big West.

Road team is 4-1-1 ATS in the last 6 meetings and UC Riverside Highlanders are 0-4 ATS in the last 4 meetings.

These teams are heading in the opposite direction and Long Beach is heading the right way…

Long Beach State -8

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