Kent State Golden Flashes vs Bowling Green Falcons Odds
The college hoops wagering menu features a clash between Bowling Green and Kent State on Wednesday, with the host Falcons trying to win and cover the NCAA basketball point spread.
Supporters of the Golden Flashes have watched them go 11-7 and 7-5-1 ATS on the year, while the Falcons are at 6-11 and 7-8-1 ATS. In totals betting, the Falcons are 5-7, while the Golden Flashes have a 6-6 mark.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 221-ranked Falcons and the No. 149-rated Golden Flashes in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 69-64 win for the Golden Flashes on Wednesday.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Bowling Green's No. 230-rated squad against Kent State's No. 180-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Bowling Green rates No. 229 in the country with 5.6 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 134 nationally with 6.5 per match.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Kent State owns the country's No. 62-rated mark, allowing 63.7 points per game on the highway. Bowling Green, on the other hand, rates No. 334 in scoring at home.
Kent State lost its last outing, a 71-67 result against Akron on January 19. They earned a push in that game as a 4-point underdog. Kent State got 19 points from Chris Evans but lost anyway, 71-67, to Akron on Saturday at Memorial Athletic Center.
In their last action, Bowling Green was a 68-65 loser on the road against Buffalo. They covered the 5.5-point spread as underdogs. Jordon Crawford scored 18 points in a futile effort to lead the Falcons to a win (they lost 68-65 to Buffalo at Alumni Arena on Saturday).
Kent State Golden Flashes Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 8-2
Before playing Ohio are 7-3
After playing Akron are 8-2
After a loss are 6-4
Bowling Green Falcons Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing Toledo are 4-6
After playing Buffalo are 4-6
After a loss are 3-7
A few Golden Flashes at Falcons trends to consider:
Kent State is 9-3 SU in its last 12 games when playing on the road against Bowling Green
Kent State is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Kent State's last 7 games when playing on the road against Bowling Green
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Bowling Green's last 5 games
Bowling Green is 12-4 SU in its last 16 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Bowling Green's last 7 games when playing Kent State
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Bowling Green's last 7 games when playing at home against Kent State
Kent State home to Ohio, Saturday, January 26
Bowling Green at Toledo, Saturday, January 26