Davidson Wildcats visit Niagara Purple Eagles in NCAA Basketball wagering battle
|Davidson Wildcats||Niagara Purple Eagles|
|4-5||December 11, 2013, 06:00 | Gallagher Center||2-8|
The college hoops wagering menu features a clash between Niagara and Davidson on Wednesday, with the host Purple Eagles trying to win and cover the NCAA basketball point spread.
Niagara will face the 4-5 Wildcats, who own a 2-5 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Purple Eagles are 5-3 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Wildcats are 4-2 favoring the OVER.
View Davidson Wildcats vs Niagara Purple Eagles Odds and Stats.
Bettors looking to go with the Purple Eagles in this one found them listed as 4.5-point underdogs earlier on the NCAA basketball betting menu for Wednesday's contest. Check for updates as money coming in on the Wildcats was expected to move the line.
The Purple Eagles sit at No. 288 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Wildcats sit at No. 245 on the same chart.
Niagara was a 61-56 winner in their most recent outing at home against Saint Peter's. They earned a push of the 5-point spread as favorites. Antoine Mason went off for 35 points and added 3 rebounds for good measure, leading Niagara to a 61-56 win over Saint Peter's on Sunday at Gallagher Center.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Niagara's No. 157-rated squad against Davidson's No. 245-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Niagara rates No. 233 in the country with 4.4 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 72 nationally with 7.22 per match.
A few Wildcats at Purple Eagles trends to consider:
Davidson is 19-6 SU in its last 25 games
Davidson is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games on the road
Niagara is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games
Niagara is 1-3-2 ATS in its last 6 games at home
Niagara is 18-7 SU in its last 25 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Niagara's last 6 games at home
Davidson home to Drexel, Sunday, December 15th
Niagara at St. Bonaventure, Saturday, December 21st