How to Watch UC Irvine Anteaters vs. UC Riverside Highlanders: Live Stream or on TV

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How to Watch UC Irvine Anteaters vs. UC Riverside Highlanders: Live Stream or on TV


The UC Riverside Highlanders (20-10, 13-5 Big West) aim to build on a four-game winning streak when they host the UC Irvine Anteaters (20-10, 13-5 Big West) on March 2, 2023 at SRC Arena. The game airs on ESPN+.

In its most recent game, UC Irvine lost to Hawaii on Saturday, 72-67. Its high scorer was DJ Davis with 27 points. In its most recent game, UC Riverside defeated Hawaii on Thursday, 54-52. Its leading scorer was Zyon Pullin with 24 points.

When is UC Irvine vs. UC Riverside and when does it start?

This contest between the Anteaters and Highlanders is set to start on Thursday, March 2, 2023. You can expect the opening tip at 10:00 PM ET.

Where to Watch UC Irvine vs. UC Riverside

The Anteaters and Highlanders will take to the hardwood at SRC Arena for this matchup on March 2, and if you’d like to see the game live, get your tickets now from Vivid Seats!

What channel is the game on?

You can catch this game live on ESPN+.

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UC Irvine Anteaters vs. UC Riverside Highlanders Game Preview

UC Irvine Stats, Odds & Insights

UC Irvine outscores opponents by 8.4 points per game (scoring 75.9 per game to rank 84th in college basketball while giving up 67.5 per outing to rank 100th in college basketball) and has a +252 scoring differential overall.

The 75.9 points the Anteaters average are 7.2 more than the Highlanders concede.

UC Irvine connects on 7.1 three-pointers per game (220th in college basketball), while its opponents have made 6.7 on average.

The Anteaters are posting 78.6 points per game this season at home, which is 6.5 more points than they’re averaging in away games (72.1).

On the offensive side of the ball, UC Irvine has struggled over its last 10 games, scoring 74.8 points per contest over that span compared to the 75.9 it has racked up over the course of this year.

UC Riverside Stats, Odds & Insights

UC Riverside has a +109 scoring differential, topping opponents by 3.6 points per game. It is putting up 72.3 points per game, 169th in college basketball, and is giving up 68.7 per contest to rank 138th in college basketball.

The Highlanders average 72.3 points, only 4.8 more than the 67.5 the Anteaters allow.

UC Riverside makes 3.0 more threes per game than the opposition, 8.3 (87th in college basketball) compared to its opponents’ 5.3.

The Highlanders average 76.6 points per game at home, and 68.9 away.

Over its past 10 games, UC Riverside is tallying 71.7 points per contest, compared to its season average of 72.3.

Anteaters Key Players to Watch

Anteaters Leaders
Dawson Baker 30 15.8 3.4 1.1 0.8 0.1 1.4
DJ Davis 29 15.2 2.2 1.4 0.9 0.0 2.6
Bent Leuchten 22 9.5 6.0 1.0 0.3 0.8 0.5
Devin Tillis 28 7.4 6.1 1.5 0.7 0.1 0.9
Justin Hohn 30 7.0 2.2 1.9 1.0 0.1 1.1

Highlanders Key Players to Watch

Highlanders Leaders
Zyon Pullin 25 17.8 4.3 4.2 1.0 0.1 0.8
Flynn Cameron 30 12.4 5.3 3.3 1.2 0.3 2.4
Lachlan Olbrich 30 11.8 6.0 1.5 0.6 0.5 0.6
Kyle Owens 20 10.1 5.6 0.9 0.3 0.0 0.7
Jamal Hartwell II 30 8.5 0.9 1.1 0.5 0.0 1.6

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Author: Andy Molitor

Andy has been involved in sports betting on and off his entire adult life and has been creating content surrounding it for the past five years. While the NFL is his first love, he also bets hundreds of college basketball games every winter and loves sweating golf DFS during the football offseason.