New Mexico State vs Tarleton State: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – February 26, 2021

Posted By Staff on February 26, 2021

The New Mexico State Aggies (6-6) visit the Tarleton State Texans (6-9) in a matchup of WAC teams at Wisdom Gym, tipping off at 8:00 PM ET on Friday, February 26, 2021. The Texans are 8-point underdogs in the game, the first matchup between the squads this season. The point total is set at 131.5 in the matchup.

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of February 26, 2021, 1:19 PM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

New Mexico State Betting Information

  • New Mexico State is under .500 against the spread this season with a record of 2-7
  • When favored by at least 8 points, the Aggies are 0-4 against the spread in 2020-21.
  • Only 4 of 9 New Mexico State games this season (44.4%) resulted in a total more than the contest’s over/under.
  • In their last game, the Aggies got a team-high 7 points from E. Gilyard ii on the way to a 67-60 victory over Utah Valley on Saturday. They were favored by 8 points and failed to covered the spread, and the teams combined to score 127 points to fall short of the 138.5 point total.

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

New Mexico State Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Jabari Rice 10 14.7 4.8 2.1 0.6 0.4 1.8
Donnie Tillman 11 10.9 6.1 1.9 0.8 0.3 0.3
Evan Gilyard 12 10.2 1.7 3.3 1.0 0.0 1.5
Johnny McCants 12 9.9 5.8 1.6 0.8 0.7 1.5
Clayton Henry 10 8.8 5.3 1.7 0.7 0.0 1.6

Tarleton State Betting Information

  • Tarleton State has more often than not come up short ATS this season, with a 3-6-1 record.
  • 30% of Tarleton State’s 10 games this season have topped the over/under.
  • In their last game, the Texans got a team-high 13 points from Freddy Hicks in a 64-48 loss to Dixie State on Saturday. They were favored by 2.5 points and failed to covered the spread, and the teams combined to score 112 points to fall short of the 143 point total.

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

Tarleton State Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Montre’ Gipson 15 14.5 3.7 2.9 1.7 0.0 1.4
Konstantin Dotsenko 13 11.2 2.9 1.2 0.8 0.1 1.7
Tahj Small 13 10.9 6.7 1.7 1.4 0.2 1.2
Jonathan Jackson 14 10.2 1.9 1.9 1.1 0.7 0.4
Freddy Hicks 16 7.3 5.1 1.0 0.8 0.6 0.4

Total Facts

  • In New Mexico State’s matchups this season, the Aggies and their opponents have exceeded Friday’s over/under of 131.5 points seven times (58.3% of opportunities).
  • 11 Tarleton State games this year (73.3% of its matchups) ended with a final point total greater than Friday’s total of 131.5 points.
  • Together, the two teams combine for 146.8 points per game, 15.3 points more than the total of 131.5 for this matchup.
  • The 132 points per game these two teams allow their opponents to score on average this season are 0.5 more than the 131.5 over/under in this contest.
  • This season, the average total for Aggies games is 138.6 points, 7.1 more than the over/under of 131.5 points for this contest.
  • A difference of 8.7 points separates the average total points bet in Texans games (140.2 points) and this matchup’s over/under (131.5 points).

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