Wofford Terriers vs Davidson Wildcats Odds
Many eyes in the college basketball world will be on Belk Arena Saturday as host Davidson looks to handle the Wofford Terriers in NCAA hoops action.
The Wildcats sit at 4-4 (3-3-1 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Terriers are currently 4-5 (3-2 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Davidson is 3-3 OU, and Wofford is 0-0 OU.
Bettors looking to go with the Wildcats in this one found them listed as 17-point favorites earlier on the NCAA basketball betting menu for Monday's contest. Check for updates as money coming in on the Terriers was expected to move the line.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 105-rated Wildcats and the No. 144-ranked Terriers, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 71-66 result in favor of the Wildcats.
How They Match Up:
Scoring and defensive stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features Davidson's No. 74-ranked scoring average of 74.6 PPG, against a Terriers defense rated No. 49 and allowing 58.7 PPG. The Wildcats FG% has averaged 44.3% to date this season, more than the Terriers shooters have managed so far (37.8% per game).
Defensively, Wofford features the nation's No. 96-rated defense on the road, allowing 65.2 points per game. Davidson, meanwhile, comes in at No. 142 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Wofford was a 54-42 winner at home against Gardner-Webb. Wofford got 19 points from Lee Skinner en route to a 54-42 victory over Gardner-Webb on Wednesday at Benjamin Johnson Arena.
Davidson lost its last outing, a 73-69 result against Charlotte on December 5. They failed to cover in that game as an 8.5-point favorite. The Wildcats got 15 points from Jake Cohen, but it was Charlotte that prevailed in a 73-69 final on Wednesday at Belk Arena.
Wofford Terriers Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Jacksonville are 1-0
After a win are 5-5
Davidson Wildcats Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing UNC Wilmington are 2-0
After playing Charlotte are 8-2
After a loss are 8-2
A few Terriers at Wildcats trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Wofford's last 5 games when playing on the road against Davidson
Wofford is 2-10 SU in its last 12 games when playing on the road against Davidson
Wofford is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Davidson's last 5 games when playing at home against Wofford
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Davidson's last 9 games when playing Wofford
Davidson is 15-2 SU in its last 17 games at home
Davidson is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games when playing at home against Wofford
Wofford at Jacksonville, Tuesday, December 18
Davidson home to UNC Wilmington, Saturday, December 15