Play of the Day for Sat., March 8, 2008

Mar 8, 2008 7:00 PM

Utah +7 at UNLV: Not much at stake for the visiting Utes, which can finish an even 8-8 in MWC play with a victory. The Utes are just 1-5 ATS in their last six, but own an 81-73 victory over the Rebels in Salt Lake City as a 2½-point favorite. This time, Utah is a 7-point underdog. In that role, Utah is 3-4 ATS. As for the Rebels, they will want to avenge both the loss to Utah and a 14-point defeat in their last outing at New Mexico. UNLV has a stellar 15-2 mark at the Thomas & Mack, including 12-6 ATS as a favorite. Pick: UNLV.