The Utah Tech Trailblazers (3-3, 0-0 WAC) host the Utah Valley Wolverines (5-2, 1-0 WAC) in a matchup of WAC rivals at Burns Arena, tipping off at 9:00 PM ET on Saturday, December 2, 2023. In the article below, we take a look at the Utah Tech vs. Utah Valley odds and lines ahead of this matchup.

No line is set yet for the Trailblazers vs. Wolverines game.

Both Utah Tech and Utah Valley are 3-2-0 against the spread (ATS) so far this season. Both the Trailblazers and the Wolverines are 2-3-0 in terms of going over the point total in their games this season.

Before watching this matchup, here’s what you need to know about Saturday’s college basketball action.

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Utah Tech vs. Utah Valley prediction

Utah Tech 72, Utah Valley 69

Against the spread

  • Utah Tech has compiled a 3-2-0 record against the spread this season.
  • Utah Valley has covered three times in five chances against the spread this year.
  • The Trailblazers put up 70.8 points per game, just 3.5 more points than the 67.3 the Wolverines allow.
  • Utah Tech is 3-1 against the spread and 3-2 overall when scoring more than 67.3 points.
  • Utah Valley is 1-1 against the spread and 2-1 overall when allowing fewer than 70.8 points.
  • The Wolverines’ 71.1 points per game are 5.4 fewer points than the 76.5 the Trailblazers allow.
  • Utah Valley is 2-0 against the spread and 4-0 overall when it scores more than 76.5 points.

Players to watch

Utah Tech

  • Tanner Christensen puts up 13.7 points and 8.0 rebounds per contest — both team highs. He is also averaging 1.5 assists, shooting 56.9% from the field.
  • Jaylen Searles is putting up 10.2 points, 2.2 assists and 5.2 rebounds per contest.
  • Beon Riley is putting up 10.5 points, 1.3 assists and 5.3 rebounds per game.

Utah Valley

  • Trevin Dorius paces the Wolverines in rebounding (7.7 per game), and produces 9.7 points and 1.0 assists. He also puts up 1.3 steals and 1.4 blocked shots.
  • The Wolverines receive 10.7 points, 5.3 rebounds and 2.1 assists per game from Tanner Toolson.
  • Drake Allen is averaging 11.3 points, 3.0 rebounds and 3.7 assists per contest, making 50.0% of his shots from the floor.