Big Sky Tournament - North Dakota Sioux visit Weber State Wildcats in NCAA Basketball wagering battle
North Dakota Sioux vs Weber State Wildcats Odds
Bettors will hope to hit paydirt on Friday when the Weber State Wildcats try to run the North Dakota Sioux off the court at Dahlberg Arena in college hoops action.
This game is part of the Big Sky Tournament which will decide the conference champion and help decide March Madness seedings. The game is being played at Dahlberg Arena, which makes it technically a neutral site match.
Weber State will face the 16-15 Sioux, who own a 15-14 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Wildcats are 12-13 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Sioux are 15-11 favoring the OVER.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Wildcats sit at No. 27 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Sioux sit at No. 223 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Wildcats will win this game 83-68.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Weber State has the nation's No. 21-rated offensive output, at 76 PPG. The visiting Sioux defense ranks No. 196 allowing on average 67.4 PPG. The Wildcats FG% has averaged 50.9% so far, more than the Sioux marksmen have achieved on the year, 42.2% per game.
Defensively, North Dakota features the nation's No. 280-rated defense on the road, allowing 73.8 points per game. Weber State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 17 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, North Dakota was a 69-52 winner at home against Southern Utah. They covered the 2.5-point spread as favorites. Troy Huff scored 15 points leading the Sioux to a 69-52 victory over Southern Utah at Dahlberg Arena on Thursday.
In their last action, Weber State was an 84-58 winner at home against Northern Arizona. They covered the 12-point spread as favorites. Weber State cruised to victory on Thursday, running Northern Arizona out of the gym and running up an 84-58 score at Dahlberg Arena.