🏀 NCAAB Betting
7:00 PM Baylor Bears vs Virginia Cavaliers
The #5 Baylor Bears and #16 Virginia Cavaliers are part of the 1st round of the Continental Tire Main Event in Las Vegas. The Bears (3-0) head to Vegas after sweeping their 1st 3 games at home, most recently a 95-62 win over Northern Colorado on Monday. The victory gave Baylor coach Scott Drew his 400th win as head coach. The Cavaliers (2-0) travel to Vegas after their scheduled game at home on Monday against Northern Iowa was canceled after the 3 Virginia football players were murdered recently. Virginia coach Tony Bennett is 13 wins away from 400 with the Cavaliers after their most recent outing was an 89-42 win at home over Monmouth on Nov. 11. Virginia returns all 5 starters from last years team, which finished 21-14 and advanced to the NIT quarterfinals. The Cavaliers also return nearly all of their scoring from last season, most among all NCAA Division I teams.
🏀The Bears are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games following a ATS win.
🏀The Bears are 2-7 ATS in their last 9 games after scoring more than 90 points in their previous game.
🏀The Cavaliers are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games vs. a team with a winning % above .600.
🏀The Under is 5-0 in Cavaliers last 5 neutral site games.
The Bookie: Cavaliers +4.5
🏀 NCAAB Betting
9:30 PM UCLA Bruins vs Illinois Fighting Illini
The #8 UCLA Bruins (3-0) face #19 Illinois Fighting Illini (3-0) tonight for the Main Event in Las Vegas. Jaylen Clark leads UCLA in scoring with 17.3 points per game, rebounding with 8 per game and steals with 13 total. He has made 20 of 30 field-goal attempts, including 7 of 13 from 3-point range. Illinois also is off to a strong start behind newcomers Terrence Shannon Jr. and Jayden Epps. Shannon spent the last 3 seasons with Texas Tech before transferring to Illinois. He is averaging a team-best 22.7 points and scored a career-best 30 in Monday’s 103-65 pounding of Monmouth. Epps who is a freshman scored a career-best 21 points against Monmouth and is averaging 12.0 points per game. UCLA has a 6-3 record against Illinois and won the most recent meeting, 74-69 on Dec. 30, 1997. The winner of this game will face either #5 Baylor or #16 Virginia in Sunday’s title game. The consolation game also will be played before that.
🏀The Bruins are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 games following a straight up win of more than 20 points.
🏀The Bruins are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall.
🏀The Bruins are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games following a straight up win.
🏀The Fighting Illini are 1-6 ATS in their last 7 neutral site games.
The Bookie: Bruins -3
🔪 SHARP ALERTS
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