Betting on today’s Beach and Aggies game? Catch the action at University Credit Union Center in Davis, CA, as the Aggies hosts this showdown at 9:00 ET on ESPN+. The odds for this Big West conference game currently have UC Davis as the -3.5 point favorite with the over/under line sitting at 152.5 points.

LONG BEACH STATE BEACH VS UC DAVIS AGGIES BETTING PICK

The Pick: UC Davis Aggies -3.5

This game will be played at University Credit Union Center at 9:00 ET on Thursday, February 15th.

WHY BET THE UC DAVIS AGGIES:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 76-68 in favor of the Aggies.
  • Not only will UC Davis pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -3.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 152.5 points, and we like the under with a projected 144 points.

Will the Beach Find a Way to Win on the Road?

Long Beach State is 15-9 overall and 7-5 in Big West games. They are currently on a two-game win streak, and they have gone 8-7 on the road this season. In their last game, they beat Cal Poly 77-68.

So far, Long Beach State has been the underdog in eight games, going 4-4 in those contests. On the road, they have gone 6-4 over their last ten games.

Long Beach State’s ATS record this season is currently 10-12. As the underdog, they have gone 5-3 vs. the spread this year. In their last 10 games as the underdog, the 49ers have a solid ATS mark of 6-3-1.

Long Beach State’s over/under record for the season is 15-7 and the average scoring total in their games is 153.3 points. Today’s over/under line of 152.5 is very close to the average OU line in their games this year (152.3). Their average scoring total over their last three games is 154 points and their over/under record over their last 10 games is 8-2.

The Beach’s offense wrapped up their last game with 77 points, aligning closely with their current season average of 78.5 points per contest. The team’s top scorer is Marcus Tsohonis, who enters today’s matchup with an average of 17.5, while Aboubacar Traore also carries a PPG average of 12.2 into the game.

At this time, the Beach’s defense is positioned 259th in the country, permitting 76.1 points per game. In their previous game vs. Cal Poly, the Mustangs finished with a field goal percentage of 44% and a total of 68 points vs. Long Beach State.

Will the Aggies Find a Way to Win at Home?

UC Davis comes into this game with a 15-9 record, including a 10-3 mark in Big West play. They are 8-4 at home this season, and their average scoring margin at home is +3.7 points per game.

Overall, the Aggies have been favored in 13 of their 24 games, going 9-4 in those contests. In their most recent game, they lost to Hawaii by a score of 87-70.

UC Davis has an overall ATS record of 12-10 this season. At home, they are 6-6 vs. the spread. Over their last 10 games as the favorite, the Aggies have gone 5-5.

UC Davis has an over/under record of 10-12 this season and the average point total in their games is 139.4. Today’s over/under line of 152.5 is higher than the average over/under line in their games of 142.8. So far, 18 of their games have finished with fewer points than today’s line. In their last three games, the over/under record is 1-2 with an average scoring total of 131 points.

The UC Davis offense is coming off a game where they scored 70 points against Hawaii. They posted a field goal percentage of 34.4% and connected on 5 threes. The top scorer for the Aggies was Elijah Pepper with 27 points, while Ty Johnson also chipped in with 15 points.

At this time, the Aggies’ defense is positioned 61st in the country, permitting 67.4 points per game. On average, opposing teams are hitting 5.5 threes per game vs. Long Beach State. This has come on three-point shooting percentage of 30.0%.