Friday's contest between the Oklahoma Sooners (3-0) and the UT Rio Grande Valley Vaqueros (1-2) at Lloyd Noble Center is expected to be a lopsided matchup, as our computer prediction projects a final score of 91-60 and heavily favors Oklahoma to take home the win. Game time is at 8:00 PM ET on November 17.

According to our computer prediction, Oklahoma projects to cover the 26.5-point spread in its matchup versus UT Rio Grande Valley. The over/under is listed at 153.5, and the two sides are projected to fall short of that total.

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UT Rio Grande Valley vs. Oklahoma Game Info & Odds

  • Date: Friday, November 17, 2023
  • Time: 8:00 PM ET
  • TV: ESPN+
  • Live Stream: Watch this game on ESPN+
  • Where: Norman, Oklahoma
  • Venue: Lloyd Noble Center
  • Line: Oklahoma -26.5
  • Point Total: 153.5
  • Moneyline (To Win): Oklahoma -5000, UT Rio Grande Valley +1400

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UT Rio Grande Valley vs. Oklahoma Score Prediction

  • Prediction: Oklahoma 91, UT Rio Grande Valley 60

Spread & Total Prediction for UT Rio Grande Valley vs. Oklahoma

  • Pick ATS: Oklahoma (-26.5)
  • Pick OU: Under (153.5)

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UT Rio Grande Valley Performance Insights

  • UT Rio Grande Valley's defensive performance was ninth-worst in the nation last season with 78.2 points allowed per game, but offensively it played better, putting up 78.7 points per game (28th-ranked in college basketball).
  • The Vaqueros grabbed 33.8 boards per game (61st-ranked in college basketball) last year, while allowing 30.5 rebounds per contest (135th-ranked).
  • UT Rio Grande Valley was one of the best teams in college basketball when it comes to assists, as it dished out 15.8 per game (21st-best in college basketball).
  • While the Vaqueros ranked in the bottom 25 in the country in turnovers per game with 15.6 (0-worst), they ranked 155th in college basketball with 12.2 forced turnovers per game.
  • With 6.9 three-pointers per game, the Vaqueros ranked 229th in college basketball. They owned a 33.9% shooting percentage from downtown, which ranked 193rd in college basketball.
  • With 7.4 three-pointers conceded per game, UT Rio Grande Valley ranked 204th in the country. It allowed a 33.2% shooting percentage from downtown, which ranked 137th in college basketball.
  • Of the shots attempted by UT Rio Grande Valley last year, 64.6% of them were two-pointers (74.4% of the team's made baskets) and 35.4% were from beyond the arc (25.6%).

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