College Insider Tournament - Air Force Falcons visit Hawaii Warriors in NCAA Basketball wagering battle
Air Force Falcons vs Hawaii Warriors Odds
Air Force travels to Hawaii on Thursday, hoping to boost its 17-13 record with a victory over the Warriors.
The Warriors are 17-14 so far on the season, and 14-14 ATS vs. the number. The Falcons, meanwhile, are 17-13 and 15-9-1 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Hawaii go 12-14 and the Falcons go 13-8 on the totals.
Bettors looking to side with Hawaii in this one found them as 1.5-point underdogs earlier in the day. Watch for line moves and updates at Bovada before gametime.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 177-rated Air Force taking on the No. 162-rated Warriors in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 74-72 win for the Falcons on Thursday.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Hawaii's No. 22-rated squad against Air Force's No. 326-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Hawaii rates No. 162 in the country with 6.1 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 13 nationally with 8.4 per match.
Defensively, Air Force features the nation's No. 214-rated defense on the road, allowing 71.1 points per game. Hawaii, meanwhile, comes in at No. 62 nationally in scoring at home.
Last time out for Air Force, they were a 72-56 loser as they battled UNLV on the road. They failed to cover in the match as a 10.5-point underdog. The Falcons got 13 points from Marek Olesinski, but it was UNLV that prevailed in a 72-56 final on Wednesday at Thomas & Mack Center.
Last time out for Hawaii, they were a 71-60 loser as they battled UC Irvine on the road. They failed to cover in the match as a 3.5-point underdog. Vander Joaquim scored 18 points in a futile effort to lead the Warriors to a win (they lost 71-60 to UC Irvine at Honda Center on Thursday).
Air Force Falcons Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
After playing UNLV are 2-8
After a loss are 5-5
Hawaii Warriors Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
After playing UC Irvine are 1-3
After a loss are 5-5
A few Falcons at Warriors trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Hawaii's last 5 games
Hawaii is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
Hawaii is 1-6 ATS in its last 7 games