Colorado Buffaloes host Dayton Flyers in college basketball action
Dayton Flyers vs Colorado Buffaloes Odds
Bettors will hope to hit paydirt on Thursday when the Colorado Buffaloes try to run the Dayton Flyers off the court at TD Arena in college hoops action.
This matchup is a neutral-site affair being played at TD Arena.
The Buffaloes bring a 1-0 record (0-1 ATS) to this tilt against the 1-0 Flyers, who are 1-0 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Colorado go 0-0 so far and the Flyers go 0-0.
College basketball odds makers at BetOnline opened the Colorado Buffaloes as 2-point favorites in this matchup. Check for the latest spread and over-under at the sportsbook.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 54-rated Buffaloes and the No. 100-ranked Flyers, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 82-80 result in favor of the Buffaloes.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Flyers is ranked No. 249 in NCAA hoops at 33 per game. Contrast that with Colorado’s No. 148 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Colorado is the No. 265-ranked team in the country at 4 per game, while Dayton rates No. 71 at 8 per game.
Defensively, Dayton features the nation's No. 1-rated defense on the road, allowing 0 points per game. Colorado, meanwhile, comes in at No. 153 nationally in scoring at home.
Dayton was a 74-61 winner in their most recent outing at home against Arkansas State. They covered the 7-point spread as favorites. Dayton earned a 74-61 victory over Arkansas State on Saturday, getting 18 points from Vee Sanford at Dayton Arena.
Colorado was a 74-59 winner in their most recent outing at home against Wofford. They failed to cover the 15.5-point spread as favorites. Josh Scott scored 14 points leading the Buffaloes to a 74-59 victory over Wofford at Coors Events Center on Friday.
Dayton Flyers Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 7-3
After a win are 5-5
Colorado Buffaloes Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 8-2
Before playing Air Force are 2-1
After playing Wofford are 0-1
After a win are 6-4
A few Flyers at Buffaloes trends to consider:
Colorado is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
Dayton home to Manhattan, Saturday, November 24
Colorado home to Air Force, Sunday, November 25