Colgate Red Raiders vs Army Black Knights Odds
Army looks to cover the Black Knights-Red Raiders pointspread on Wednesday and improve its overall 12-13 mark when they host Colgate in college basketball wagering action.
The Black Knights bring a 12-13 record (1-1 ATS) to this tilt against the 10-17 Red Raiders, who are 1-0 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Army go 0-0 so far and the Red Raiders go 1-0.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 160-rated Black Knights and the No. 274-ranked Red Raiders, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 72-63 result in favor of the Black Knights.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Army's No. 61 nationally ranked offense (72.7 points per game) against a Red Raiders defense that sits as the No. 249 at 69.7 PPG. The Black Knights have been averaging 44.7% from the field, more than the Red Raiders have managed so far this season (42% on average).
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Colgate owns the country's No. 243-rated mark, allowing 72.2 points per game on the highway. Army, on the other hand, rates No. 91 in scoring at home.
Colgate won its last outing, a 64-60 result against Lehigh on February 16. Murphy Burnatowski scored 19 points leading the Red Raiders to a 64-60 victory over Lehigh at Cotterell Court on Saturday.
Army won its last outing, a 56-55 result against Navy on February 16. The Black Knights grabbed a 56-55 win over the Midshipmen on Saturday, behind a 12-point effort from Kyle Wilson at Alumni Hall.
Colgate home to Navy, Sunday, February 24
Army at American, Saturday, February 23