NCAA Matchups  >>  BYU Cougars vs. Portland Pilots Preview 01/26/2013

 
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The BYU Cougars and the Portland Pilots will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Chiles Center.
Oddsmakers currently have the Cougars listed as 10-point favorites versus the Pilots, while the game's total is sitting at 131.
In their last action, BYU was an 83-63 loser on the road against Gonzaga. They failed to cover the 10-point spread as underdogs.
Portland was a 75-72 loser in their most recent outing at home against San Francisco. They failed to cover the 1.5-point spread as underdogs.
BYU:
Team record: 15-6 SU, 10-10 ATS

is 3-8 SU in its last 11 games on the road
is 2-9 ATS in its last 11 games on the road

When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Pepperdine are 7-1
After playing Gonzaga are 3-1
After a loss are 9-1

Portland:
Team record: 8-13 SU, 5-11 ATS
Current streak: lost 3 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing BYU
is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games
is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games at home
is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games

When playing on Saturday are 1-9
Before playing Santa Clara are 3-7
After playing San Francisco are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6


NEXT UP:
BYU at Pepperdine, Thursday, January 31
Portland at Santa Clara, Thursday, January 31