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Army Black Knights vs Colgate Red Raiders Odds
College basketball wagering interest will be high on Wednesday when the Black Knights of Army hit the hard court against the Red Raiders of Colgate.
The Red Raiders are 6-13 so far on the season, and 1-0 ATS vs. the number. The Black Knights, meanwhile, are 8-10 and 1-1 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Colgate go 1-0 and the Black Knights go 0-0 on the totals.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Red Raiders sit at No. 256 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Black Knights sit at No. 146 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Black Knights will win this game 72-62.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Black Knights is ranked No. 54 in NCAA hoops at 38.3 per game. Contrast that with Colgate’s No. 127 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Colgate is the No. 80-ranked team in the country at 7.2 per game, while Army rates No. 62 at 7.5 per game.
Defensively, Army features the nation's No. 245-rated defense on the road, allowing 73.4 points per game. Colgate, meanwhile, comes in at No. 276 nationally in scoring at home.
Army was a 59-50 loser in its last match at home against Navy. Army suffered a 59-50 loss against Navy on Sunday, getting 15 points from Ella Ellis in a losing effort at Christl Arena.
Colgate was a 60-45 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Lehigh. Colgate suffered a 60-45 loss against Lehigh on Saturday, getting 12 points from Brandon James in a losing effort at Stabler Arena.
Army home to American, Saturday, January 26
Colgate at Navy, Saturday, January 26