The Connecticut Huskies and the Duke Blue Devils will hit the hardwood together for the first time since 2009 on Thursday night when the marquee college basketball teams meet at the IZOD Center in East Rutherford.
UConn and Duke last met back in November 2009, when the Blue Devils won 68-59 and covered the 3.5-point spread on the college basketball odds at the sportsbooks. The Huskies, though, are 3-1 SU and 2-2 ATS in their last four games against the Blue Devils dating back to 1999.
Duke Blue Devils vs Connecticut Huskies Opening Odds and Betting Line
Sportsbooks (including Bodog) had the Connecticut Huskies betting line as 11-point underdogs in this particular matchup earlier in the day. Also, watch for the opening over/under total value at TopBet.
Duke Blue Devils vs Connecticut Huskies Odds and Stats.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
This college basketball season, the Connecticut Huskies are 4-3 overall and 1-6 ATS, while the Duke Blue Devils are 9-0 and 6-3 ATS. As for the betting totals, Connecticut boasts a 3-3 on the OU, and Duke is 4-3.
It’s a betting matchup between the No. 65-rated Connecticut Huskies and the No. 1-ranked Duke Blue Devils, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds – VSB
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Duke got 25 points and 20 rebounds from Jahlil Okafor en route to a 75-62 victory over Elon on Monday at Cameron Indoor Stadium.
The battle between the Huskies and Eagles didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Coppin State was handed a 106-85 defeat on Sunday at Gampel Pavilion.
Duke Blue Devils vs Connecticut Huskies Betting Odds Trends
Duke is 6-3 ATS in its last 9 games
Duke is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Connecticut is 10-3 SU in its last 13 games
Next Betting Matchups
Duke home to Toledo, Monday, December 29th
Connecticut at Columbia, Monday, December 22nd