The UC Riverside Highlanders (7-4, 0-0 Big West) host the UC Irvine Anteaters (5-4, 0-0 Big West) after winning five home games in a row. The Anteaters are favored by only 1 point in the contest, which tips at 8:00 PM ET on Saturday, January 8, 2022. The matchup has an over/under of 122 points.
UC Irvine vs. UC Riverside Predictions
UC Irvine vs. UC Riverside Betting Odds
|UC Irvine||-1||122 points|
UC Irvine vs. UC Riverside Betting Trends
- UC Irvine has covered the spread four times over eight games with a set spread.
- The Anteaters are 1-2 ATS when playing as at least 1-point favorites.
- UC Irvine’s games have gone over the total twice out of eight chances this season.
- The Anteaters score 68.4 points per game, 9.5 more points than the 58.9 the Highlanders give up.
- UC Irvine is 3-1 against the spread and 4-1 overall when scoring more than 58.9 points.
- UC Riverside has put together a record of 7-2-0 against the spread this year.
- The Highlanders are 5-1 ATS when playing as at least 1-point underdogs.
- This season, UC Riverside’s games have hit the over twice out of nine chances.
- The Highlanders put up an average of 64.0 points per game, 5.8 more points than the 58.2 the Anteaters allow to opponents.
- UC Riverside is 4-2 against the spread and 6-2 overall when it scores more than 58.2 points.
UC Irvine vs. UC Riverside Over/Under Trends
- This season, UC Irvine and its opponents have combined to outscore Saturday’s total of 122 points five times.
- In UC Riverside’s nine games this season, four have finished with more combined scoring than Saturday’s over/under of 122.
- Together, the two teams combine for 132.4 points per game, 10.4 points more than the point total of 122 for this contest.
- This game’s total is 4.9 fewer points than the 117.1 these two teams combine to allow per game in 2020.
- The Anteaters have seen a 133.5 average over/under in their games this season, 11.5 points more than the over/under in this matchup.
- A difference of 8.9 points separates the average total points bet in Highlanders’ games (130.9 points) and this game’s over/under (122 points).
UC Irvine Team Leaders
- Collin Welp: 13.8 PTS, 38.9 FG%, 31.8 3PT% (7-for-22)
- Austin Johnson: 5.1 PTS, 7.1 REB, 2.4 BLK, 44.2 FG%
- Justin Hohn: 6.9 PTS, 1.2 STL, 42.4 FG%, 38.5 3PT% (10-for-26)
- JC Butler: 8 PTS, 50 FG%, 42.9 3PT% (6-for-14)
- DJ Davis: 8.3 PTS, 1.1 STL, 37.7 FG%, 37.5 3PT% (12-for-32)
UC Riverside Team Leaders
- Zyon Pullin: 12.2 PTS, 7.1 REB, 43.9 FG%, 33.3 3PT% (6-for-18)
- Callum McRae: 8.7 PTS, 8.8 REB, 53.8 FG%
- J.P. Moorman II: 10.6 PTS, 40.4 FG%, 27.1 3PT% (13-for-48)
- Flynn Cameron: 11.5 PTS, 47.3 FG%, 43.1 3PT% (28-for-65)
- Dominick Pickett: 8.3 PTS, 1.3 STL, 45.5 FG%, 28.6 3PT% (12-for-42)
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