Denver vs Omaha: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – February 26, 2021

Posted By Staff on February 26, 2021

The Denver Pioneers (2-17) will look to halt a four-game losing streak when they host the Omaha Mavericks (3-19) on Friday, February 26, 2021 at Hamilton Gymnasium as just 1-point favorites. The contest airs at 6:00 PM ET. The matchup has a point total of 148.5.

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of February 26, 2021, 2:18 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

Denver Betting Information

  • Denver has managed to cover the spread in less than half its games this season, putting together a record of 6-12 against the spread.
  • When favored by at least 1 point, the Pioneers are 0-2 against the spread in 2020-21.
  • The Pioneers and their opponents have hit the over in 10 of 18 games this season (55.6%).
  • The Pioneers lost 80-69 to UMKC in their last outing on Saturday. Sam Hines Jr. scored a team-high 19 points in the loss. They failed to cover the spread as 10-point underdogs, and the teams combined to hit the over on the 127 point total.

Against the Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

Denver Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Jase Townsend 18 19.1 4.2 1.9 1.1 0.0 1.8
Sam Hines Jr. 18 10.6 5.7 1.3 0.5 0.6 0.2
Robert Jones 12 9.6 5.1 0.5 0.7 0.8 0.0
Kobey Lam 11 7.4 1.8 1.1 0.5 0.0 1.2
Tristan Green 17 6.6 4.8 0.8 0.5 0.6 1.0

Omaha Betting Information

  • With a 6-15 record ATS, Omaha has not consistently covered the spread this season.
  • The Mavericks only hold a 1-6 record against the spread this season when they play as at least a 1-point underdog.
  • 47.6% of Omaha’s 21 games this season have gone over the over/under.
  • The Mavericks fell 81-69 to North Dakota in their last outing on Saturday. Ayo Akinwole scored a team-high 16 points in the loss. They were 1.5-point favorites and failed to cover the spread, and the teams combined to go over the 144 point total.

Against the Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

Omaha Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Marlon Ruffin 16 13.1 3.4 1.4 0.8 0.1 1.4
Ayo Akinwole 22 11.4 3.5 2.9 1.0 0.0 1.3
Matt Pile 22 10.5 8.9 1.0 0.4 1.3 0.0
Wanjang Tut 20 8.8 4.4 0.3 0.6 0.6 0.0
Lamel Robinson 21 8.7 2.0 1.2 1.0 0.1 0.6

Total Facts

  • Denver’s games this year have resulted in a higher total score than Friday’s matchup over/under (148.5 points) in 36.8% of opportunities (seven out of 19 matchups).
  • Nine Omaha games this year (40.9% of its matchups) finished with a final score higher than Friday’s total of 148.5 points.
  • The Pioneers average 69.2 points per game against the Mavericks’ 66, amounting to 13.3 points under the game’s point total of 148.5.
  • The 157 points per game these two teams allow their opponents to score on average this season are 8.5 more than the 148.5 total in this contest.
  • This season the average total for Pioneers games is 148.2 points, 0.3 fewer than the over/under of 148.5 points for this contest.
  • Mavericks games have an over/under of 143.9 points this season, 4.6 points fewer than the total points bet for this matchup.

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
2/16/2020 Omaha Omaha -9 152.5 -486 +356 Regular Season 85-62 OMAHA
1/18/2020 N/A Denver N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 91-76 DENVER
3/2/2019 N/A Denver N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 86-76 OMAHA
12/28/2018 N/A Omaha N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 91-84 OMAHA

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