Making on a bet on this NCAA game featuring the Rainbow Warriors versus the Aggies? Tip off is at at 11:30 ET, and you can watch it all unfold on ESPN2. The game will be played at Dollar Loan Center in Henderson, NV. In this Big West matchup, Hawaii is favored by -1 vs. UC Davis. The over/under for the game is 135 points.

HAWAII RAINBOW WARRIORS VS UC DAVIS AGGIES BETTING PICK

The Pick: UC Davis Aggies +1

This game will be played at Dollar Loan Center at 11:30 ET on Friday, March 15th.

WHY BET THE UC DAVIS AGGIES:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-69 in favor of the Aggies.
  • Not only will UC Davis pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +1.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 135 points, and we like the over with a projected 144 points.

Is It the Rainbow Warriors Game to Lose on the Road?

As the Rainbow Warriors head to Davis, they are favored by one point. On the road this season, Hawaii has gone 5-6, and their average scoring margin is +2.1.

Overall, Hawaii is 19-13, and they have won three games in a row. In Big West games, they are 10-8, and they have gone 9-5 in non-conference games.

When looking at Hawaii’s ATS record this season, they are currently 12-16. However, when looking at their record vs. the spread as the favorite, they have gone 11-8. Over their last 10 games as the favorite, they have a mark of 7-3.

So far this season, the over/under record for Hawaii games is 13-14-1, and the average scoring total in their games is 139 points. Today’s over/under line of 135 is lower than the average OU line in their games this year (138.8). Over their last three games, the over/under record is 1-2, and the average scoring total in those games is 138 points.

Coming off their recent game, the Hawaii offense tallied 75 points in a matchup against CSUN. Their field goal percentage for the game was 42.9%, and they made 10 threes. For the season, the Hawaii offense has been one of the more efficient shooting teams in the NCAA with a field goal percentage of 45%. So far, they have hit 54% of their looks from inside the arc, and are averaging 7.8 made three’s per contest.

So far, the Rainbow Warriors’ defense is ranked 76th in the country at 68.2 points per contest. In their most recent game, the Hawaii defense struggled to defend the three-point line, as CSUN knocked down 10 three-pointers on their way to 68 points.

Can the Aggies Pull Out the Win as Home Underdogs?

UC Davis will be playing at home, where they have a record of 9-6 this season. They have gone 7-3 in their last 10 games at home, and their average scoring margin at home is +3.1 points per game.

So far this year, the Aggies have been the underdog in 11 games, going 6-5 in those contests. They have a record of 19-12 overall and are currently on a three-game winning streak.

As the underdog this season, UC Davis has an ATS record of 8-3 and an overall ATS mark of 15-14. Over their last 10 games as the underdog, the Aggies are 8-2 vs. the spread.

UC Davis has an over/under record of 11-18 this season and the average scoring total in their games is 139.5 points. Today’s over/under line of 135 is lower than the average OU line in their games (143.2). So far, 13 of their games have finished with fewer points than today’s line. In their last three games, the over/under record is 1-2 and the average scoring total is 145 points.

UC Davis’ offense is coming off a strong performance, scoring 88 points against Long Beach State. They had an overall field goal percentage of 55.1% and made 24/27 free throws. Offensively, the Aggies hold a season-long field goal percentage of 44%, placing them 215th in the national rankings. When it comes to three-pointers, they are ranked 209th in terms of percentage and 224th in three-pointers made.

At this time, the Aggies’ defense is positioned 72nd in the country, permitting 68.0 points per game. So far, the UC Davis defense is giving up an average of 8.7 offensive rebounds per game and are turning teams over 13.2 times per game (687th).