Saturday College Basketball Odds, Predictions: Sharps Hit 3 Spreads, Including UCLA vs. UNLV
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Saturday features betting opportunities galore across a variety of sports, but the college basketball card certainly has the highest volume and longest time horizon.
The first game tipped off at 10 a.m. ET, while the last will likely bleed into Sunday morning.
Yeah, it’s going to be one of those days.
To get you through the afternoon, we highlighted three spreads that continue to get sprayed by smart action and big money, according to our PRO signals.
Here’s where savvy bettors found soft spots on the card.
Saturday’s College Basketball PRO Picks
*Odds as of Saturday morning
UCLA @ UNLV (+10, 139)
5 p.m ET
We tracked both Sharp Action and Big Money on UNLV plus the points against UCLA.
Although the chalk’s getting six out of every 10 tickets for Saturday’s clash, the underdog’s garnering 78% of the total money at the time of writing.
Expect UNLV to hang tight in its third big game in the last four, after recently drawing Wichita State and Michigan.
PRO Pick: UNLV +10.5, -110 (DraftKings)
Denver @ Utah Valley (-11.5, 136.5)
6 p.m ET
Denver’s been awesome for bettors lately, ripping off four straight against the spread.
Sharps went back for more, pounding the Pioneers down from +12.5 to +11.5 for the weekend clash vs. Utah Valley.
We’re seeing 61% of the tickets and three-fourths of the money on the road squad.
PRO Pick: Denver +11.5, -110 (PointsBet)
Grand Canyon @ Pepperdine (+3.5, 146.5)
6 p.m. ET
Grand Canyon’s covered 20 of the last 26 dating back to last season, but the smart money hit Pepperdine plus the points on Saturday morning.
The Antelopes are just 2-6 against the spread the last eight road contests following three or more consecutive home games, while the Waves have covered 10 of 12 after a straight-up loss.
PRO Pick: Pepperdine +3.5 -109 (SugarHouse)