The No. 3 seed Baylor Bears (22-10) and the No. 14 seed UCSB Gauchos (27-7) will meet on Friday at 1:30 PM in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament. Baylor is a 10.5-point favorite in the contest, which airs on TNT. Here's everything you need to know ahead of this 3-14 matchup in the South Region bracket. The point total is 141.5 in the matchup.

Baylor vs. UCSB Odds & Info

  • Date: Friday, March 17, 2023
  • Time: 1:30 PM ET
  • TV: TNT
  • Where: Denver, Colorado
  • Venue: Ball Arena
Favorite Spread Over/Under
Baylor -10.5 141.5

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Baylor Betting Records & Stats

  • Baylor and its opponents have gone over 141.5 combined points in 20 of 30 games this season.
  • The average point total in Baylor's games this year is 147.4, 5.9 more than this matchup's over/under.
  • The Bears have a 16-14-0 record against the spread this season.
  • Baylor has won 13, or 61.9%, of the 21 games it has played as the favorite this season.
  • Baylor has been at least a -600 moneyline favorite three times this season and won all of those games.
  • The oddsmakers' moneyline implies a 85.7% chance of a victory for Baylor.

Baylor vs. UCSB Over/Under Stats

Games Over 141.5 % of Games Over 141.5 Average PPG Combined Average PPG Average Opponent PPG Combined Average Opponent PPG Average Total
Baylor 20 66.7% 77.2 149.4 70.3 135.9 145.4
UCSB 11 36.7% 72.2 149.4 65.6 135.9 132.7

Additional Baylor Insights & Trends

  • Baylor is 6-4 against the spread and 6-4 overall in its last 10 contests.
  • Six of Bears' last 10 outings have gone over the total.
  • The 77.2 points per game the Bears record are 11.6 more points than the Gauchos give up (65.6).
  • Baylor is 15-9 against the spread and 18-6 overall when scoring more than 65.6 points.

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Baylor vs. UCSB Betting Splits

ATS Record ATS Record Against 10.5+ Point Spread Over/Under Record (O-U-P)
Baylor 16-14-0 4-2 17-13-0
UCSB 18-12-0 0-0 18-12-0

Baylor vs. UCSB Home/Away Splits

Baylor UCSB
14-3 Home Record 12-3
5-5 Away Record 10-4
10-6-0 Home ATS Record 7-6-0
4-6-0 Away ATS Record 8-5-0
82.2 Points Scored Per Game (Home) 75.3
71.1 Points Scored Per Game (Away) 69.6
8-8-0 Over-Under-Push Record (Home) 10-3-0
6-4-0 Over-Under-Push Record (Away) 6-7-0

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