Dayton Flyers visit Rhode Island Rams in NCAA Basketball wagering battle
Dayton Flyers vs Rhode Island Rams Odds
The visiting Dayton Flyers hope to send their backers to the pay window on Wednesday as they look to cover the spread at Thomas Ryan Center against the Rhode Island Rams.
Rhode Island battles the Flyers, currently sitting with a 13-10 mark (12-11 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 6-8-1 for the Rams and 10-9 for the Flyers.
The Flyers were listed as 3-point favorites at many online sportsbooks, including Sportsbook.ag.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Rams - Flyers odds would favor the Flyers if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Rhode Island is rated No. 215 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Dayton is at No. 123. Mathematical models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 72-62 win for the Flyers.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Flyers rank No. 169 in NCAA Division 1 with 35 per game. That compares with Rhode Island’s No. 282 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Rhode Island is college basketball's No. 166-ranked team at 6.2 per game, while the Flyers rate No. 140 with 6.4 per game.
Defensively, Dayton features the nation's No. 221-rated defense on the road, allowing 71.3 points per game. Rhode Island, meanwhile, comes in at No. 326 nationally in scoring at home.
Last time out for Dayton, they were a 72-71 loser as they battled Temple at home. They failed to cover in the match as a 3.5-point favorite. The Flyers endured a 72-71 loss at the hands of the Owls on Saturday, despite a 16-point effort from Kevin Dillard at Dayton Arena.
In their last action, Rhode Island was a 67-61 loser at home against St. Bonaventure. They failed to cover the 1-point spread as favorites. Rhode Island suffered a 67-61 loss against St. Bonaventure on Saturday, getting 18 points from Xavier Munford in a losing effort at Thomas Ryan Center.
Dayton Flyers Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Xavier are 10-0
After playing Temple are 6-4
After a loss are 6-4
Rhode Island Rams Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Duquesne are 2-8
After playing St. Bonaventure are 9-1
After a loss are 4-6
A few Flyers at Rams trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Dayton's last 5 games on the road
Dayton is 3-6-1 ATS in its last 10 games when playing on the road against Rhode Island
Dayton is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Rhode Island
Dayton is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Rhode Island is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Dayton
Rhode Island is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Dayton
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Rhode Island's last 7 games when playing Dayton
Rhode Island is 2-3-1 ATS in its last 6 games
Dayton home to Xavier, Saturday, February 16
Rhode Island at Duquesne, Saturday, February 16