College Insider Tournament - Weber State Wildcats visit Northern Iowa Panthers in NCAA Basketball wagering battle
Weber State Wildcats vs Northern Iowa Panthers Odds
Northern Iowa looks to cover the Panthers-Wildcats pointspread on Saturday and improve its overall 21-14 mark when they host Weber State in college basketball wagering action.
Supporters of the Wildcats have watched them go 29-6 and 18-13-1 ATS on the year, while the Panthers are at 21-14 and 16-16-2 ATS. In totals betting, the Panthers are 17-14, while the Wildcats have a 15-15 mark.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Panthers sit at No. 119 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Wildcats sit at No. 33 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Wildcats will win this game 82-72.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Northern Iowa's No. 287-rated squad against Weber State's No. 111-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Northern Iowa rates No. 28 in the country with 7.9 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 73 nationally with 7.2 per match.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Weber State owns the country's No. 73-rated mark, allowing 65.3 points per game on the highway. Northern Iowa, on the other hand, rates No. 169 in scoring at home.
Weber State was an 83-74 winner in their most recent outing at home against Oral Roberts. They covered the 8.5-point spread as favorites. Davion Berry scored 27 points and added 10 assists for a double-double, leading Weber State over Oral Roberts, 83-74, on Wednesday at Dee Events Center.
Northern Iowa won its last outing, a 90-77 result against Bradley on March 26. They covered in that game as a 11-point favorite. The Panthers grabbed a 90-77 win over the Braves on Tuesday, behind a 21-point effort from Anthony James at McLeod Center.
A few Wildcats at Panthers trends to consider:
Weber State is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Northern Iowa's last 9 games
Northern Iowa is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Northern Iowa's last 6 games at home
Northern Iowa is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games