CBI Tournament - Richmond Spiders take on Raiders in NCAA basketball test
Richmond Spiders vs Wright State Raiders Odds
College hoops betting interest focuses on the Wright State vs Richmond battle Monday at Nutter Center as the Raiders look to defend home court and cover the NCAA basketball point spread.
The Raiders sit at 22-12 (20-11 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Spiders are currently 19-14 (11-18-1 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Wright State is 14-13 OU, and Richmond is 15-12 OU.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 191-rated Richmond taking on the No. 215-rated Raiders in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 70-68 win for the Raiders on Monday.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Wright State's No. 297 nationally ranked offense (62 points per game) against a Spiders defense that sits as the No. 182 at 66.8 PPG. The Raiders have been averaging 43.5% from the field, less than the Spiders have managed so far this season (44.5% on average).
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Richmond owns the country's No. 223-rated mark, allowing 71.4 points per game on the highway. Wright State, on the other hand, rates No. 298 in scoring at home.
Richmond was a 76-71 winner in their most recent outing on the road against Bryant. They earned a push of the 5-point spread as favorites. Cedrick Lindsay went off for 25 points and added 4 rebounds, leading Richmond over Bryant, 76-71, on Wednesday at Chace Athletic Center.
In their last action, Wright State was a 72-52 winner at home against Tulsa. They covered the 6.5-point spread as favorites. The Raiders blew out Tulsa on Wednesday, running up a 20+ point victory in a 72-52 win at Nutter Center.
A few Spiders at Raiders trends to consider:
Richmond is 4-1-1 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Richmond's last 9 games on the road
Richmond is 6-12-3 ATS in its last 21 games on the road
Richmond is 2-8 SU in its last 10 games on the road
Wright State is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Wright State's last 5 games
Wright State is 12-4 SU in its last 16 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Wright State's last 7 games at home