NCAA Matchups  >>  Xavier Musketeers vs. Butler Bulldogs Preview 03/09/2013

 
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The Xavier Musketeers and the Butler Bulldogs will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Hinkle Fieldhouse.
Oddsmakers currently have the Bulldogs listed as 8½-point favorites versus the Musketeers, while the game's total is sitting at 125.
Xavier was a 77-66 winner in their most recent outing at home against Saint Louis. They covered the 4-point spread as underdogs.
Butler was a 73-62 winner in its last match on the road against Massachusetts. They covered the 1.5-point spread as underdogs.
Xavier:
Team record: 17-12 SU, 16-11 ATS

The total has gone UNDER in 9 of last 11 games on the road
is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games on the road

When playing on Saturday are 8-2
After playing Saint Louis are 7-3
After a win are 4-6

Butler:
Team record: 23-7 SU, 17-11 ATS

is 14-2 SU in its last 16 games at home
is 20-5 SU in its last 25 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games at home

When playing on Saturday are 8-2
After a win are 6-4