The Aviators maintained a two-game division lead despite a 4-2 loss to the Tacoma Rainiers on Friday night at Las Vegas Ballpark before a sellout crowd of 10,153.
Handicapper Christopher Smith likes the Bulldogs to cover Saturday as 20½-point road underdogs to the Longhorns as the college football season begins in earnest.
The lightweight champion declined comment on a question about his arch-rival during a conference call promoting his upcoming UFC 242 title defense against Dustin Poirier.
Duke coach David Cutcliffe is 25-12-1 ATS as an underdog since 2013, 7-4 as a double-digit underdog, and has won and covered seven straight openers.
Handicapper Paul Stone won the 2018 contest with a 39-25-1 record against the spread.
The guard, who grew up in New York, broke the national single-game high school record of 105 points by scoring 113 in her senior season of 2005-06 in a 137-32 victory.
Ethan Westbrooks is one Raiders player on the bubble waiting for the 53-man roster to become official.
A position-by-position breakdown of UNLV’s game against Southern Utah at 7 p.m. Saturday at Sam Boyd Stadium.
The two-deep lineups for UNLV and Southern Utah. They meet at 7 p.m. Saturday at Sam Boyd Stadium.
The Las Vegas Aviators and their new ballpark are going to walk away with some new hardware Friday night.