It will be an opportunity for glory for the Roadrunners at Thomas & Mack Center on Saturday as UNLV welcomes Cal State Bakersfield. It gets started at 10:00 EST and you can catch it on TWC Sports Net. UNLV is ranked No. 18 in the RPI and is a tough match for Cal State Bakersfield, which brings a record of 0-3 against Top 50 teams. The Roadrunners are 6-11 overall. The Rebels maintain a record of 12-2.
In reviewing statistical differences between the teams, UNLV appears to have an edge in two significant areas. The Rebels have an advantage over the Roadrunners in rebounding, with an average of 42 per game to 33 per game. Additionally, UNLV has an edge Cal State Bakersfield in scoring, 78 pts/game to 65 pts/game. Last year, the Rebels played the Roadrunners hard and won 89-57.
StatSmack! Cal State Bakersfield is better than UNLV