Utah Valley @ Tarleton State
Current Records: Utah Valley 16-8; Tarleton State 11-14
What to Know
The Utah Valley Wolverines have enjoyed the comforts of home their last two games, but now they must head out on the road. The Wolverines and the Tarleton State Texans will face off in a WAC battle at 8 p.m. ET on Wednesday at Wisdom Gymnasium. Utah Valley is expected to win -- but not by much -- so they will need to come into the contest prepared for a fight.
Utah Valley came out on top in a nail-biter against the New Mexico St. Aggies on Saturday, sneaking past 72-68.
Meanwhile, Tarleton State lost to the Abilene Christian Wildcats at home by a decisive 77-63 margin.
Utah Valley is now 16-8 while Tarleton State sits at 11-14. Two numbers to keep in mind before tip-off: The Wolverines are seventh worst in college basketball in turnovers per game, with 15.4 on average. To make matters even worse for Utah Valley, the Texans enter the matchup with 16.4 takeaways on average, good for 22nd best in college basketball.
How To Watch
- When: Wednesday at 8 p.m. ET
- Where: Wisdom Gymnasium -- Stephenville, Texas
- Follow: CBS Sports App
The Wolverines are a slight 2-point favorite against the Texans, according to the latest college basketball odds.
The oddsmakers had a good feel for the line for this one, as the game opened with the Wolverines as a 1.5-point favorite.
Utah Valley have won two out of their last three games against Tarleton State.
- Jan 01, 2022 - Utah Valley 77 vs. Tarleton State 55
- Jan 30, 2021 - Tarleton State 70 vs. Utah Valley 62
- Jan 29, 2021 - Utah Valley 73 vs. Tarleton State 60
Injury Report for Tarleton StateNo Injury Information
Injury Report for Utah Valley
- Trey Woodbury: Game-Time Decision (Knee)