NCAA Matchups  >>  Connecticut Huskies vs. Providence Friars Preview 01/31/2013

The Connecticut Huskies and the Providence Friars will both be gunning for a victory on Thursday when they meet at Dunkin Donuts Center.
Odds aren't yet posted for this game, so check back later for the opening line and total.
In their last action, Connecticut was a 66-54 winner at home against Rutgers. They covered the 8.5-point spread as favorites.
Last time out for Providence, they were an 81-71 loser as they battled Marquette on the road. They failed to cover in the match as an 8.5-point underdog.
Connecticut:
Team record: 13-5 SU, 6-7-1 ATS

The total has gone OVER in 9 of last 11 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 7 games when playing on the road against Providence
is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road

When playing on Thursday are 7-1
Before playing South Florida are 3-4
After playing Rutgers are 9-1
After a win are 6-4

Providence:
Team record: 10-10 SU, 8-7-1 ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 7 of last 9 games
is 10-4 SU in its last 14 games at home
is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing Connecticut
The total has gone OVER in 5 of last 7 games when playing at home against Connecticut

When playing on Thursday are 5-5
Before playing Villanova are 5-5
After playing Marquette are 4-5
After a loss are 3-7


NEXT UP:
Connecticut home to South Florida, Sunday, February 3
Providence at Villanova, Sunday, February 3