Utah State vs. New Mexico State odds: Proven model Predictions Nov. 19
On Friday, the unbeaten New Mexico State Aggies face the Utah State Aggies in the 2021 Myrtle Beach Invitational. New Mexico State (3-0), third in the WAC at 7-6, upset Davidson 76-64 in Thursday’s tournament opener. Utah State (2-1), second in the Mountain West (15-4), defeated Penn 87-79 on Thursday. The winner advances to Sunday’s final. This will be the first encounter since Utah State won 73-69 in 2013.
Game time is 12:00 ET from Conway, SC’s HTC Center. The Aggies led the series 36-30. the total points scored is set at 133.5 in the latest New Mexico State vs Utah State odds from Caesars Sportsbook.
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Here are the college basketball odds and betting lines for Utah State vs. New Mexico State:
- New Mexico State vs. Utah State spread: New Mexico State -2
- New Mexico State vs. Utah State over-under: 133.5 points
- NMSU: New Mexico State is 4-1 in its last five neutral site games
- US: Over the last three years, Utah State is 19-7 in tournament play
Utah State’s coverage
Utah State has won two games after losing to UC Davis 72-69. Justin Bean is the Aggies’ leading scorer and rebounder, averaging 26.3 points and 14.3 rebounds per game. His 33 points against Penn were his second 30-point outing of the season. He had 16 rebounds, a season high. Bean has tallied double digits 48 times and 20 or more six times.
Brandon Horvath, a UMBC transfer, is also a force for Utah State. Horvath had 14 points and 8 rebounds against Penn and is averaging 17 points and 6.3 rebounds. Horvath led the Aggies with 19 points and 7 rebounds in their season opener versus UC Davis. Horvath scored 1,000 points in that game.
NM State can cover
Teddy Allen leads New Mexico State with 17 points and 5 rebounds per game. Allen scored 21 points and grabbed five rebounds as the Aggies rallied from a 33-28 halftime deficit to beat Davidson. Allen has double-digit scoring in all three games this season and in 32 career games, with West Virginia and Nebraska before New Mexico State. Coaches selected him to the preseason All-WAC first team.
Sir’Jabari Rice had 17 points against Davidson, one of four Aggies in double figures. Rice has averaged 14.7 points, 4.7 rebounds, and three assists this season. His his five games, dating back to last season, he has scored double figures. Rice was named to the preseason All-WAC first team by coaches and media.
Picks for New Mexico State vs. Utah State
SportsLine’s model predicts 139 combined points. It has also produced a pick against the spread that wins nearly 70% of simulations.