Game: Idaho State Bengals (805) @ Utah Utes (806)
Time: Friday 11/27 9:00 PM Eastern
Pick: Utah -27 (-105)
A bad Idaho State team heads out on the road just 3-7 ATS against the Pac 12. The Bengals have been picked to finish 12th in the Big Sky Conference after a 7-23 season and come into this one off a 79-69 loss at Denver on Wednesday. The host Pioneers shot 60.5 percent from the floor, including 8-of-17 from 3-point range. Utah has won 22 straight home games against non-conference opponents, as well as a 40-16-2 ATS run at home. After winning two of three games in the competitive Puerto Rico Tip-Off, Utah returns home to the Huntsmen Center. The Utes have a star in Pac-12 Player of the Week 7-foot sophomore center Jakob Poeltl. They knocked off Temple 74-68 on Sunday in the third-place game after earlier defeating Texas Tech (73-63) and losing to Miami (90-66) in the semifinals. The Utes are 23-5 ATS at home against a team with a losing road record. Play Utah.