Detroit Titans vs Wisc-Green Bay Phoenix Point Spread: Betting Preview Hints At Winner
Wisc-Green Bay Phoenix vs Detroit Titans Odds
The Detroit Titans will try to pay off for their supporters on Saturday when they play host to the Wisc-Green Bay Phoenix at Calihan Hall in NCAA basketball action.
The Titans currently sports a 9-5 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 3-7 ATS. The Phoenix are 6-8 and 6-6 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Titans produce a 4-4 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Phoenix have gone 1-6 against the number.
If you were backing the visitors in this one, the Phoenix were listed as 8-point underdogs earlier in the day at Bovada.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Titans sit at No. 210 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Phoenix sit at No. 181 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Titans will win this game 76-71.
How They Match Up:
Scoring and defensive stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features Detroit's No. 45-ranked scoring average of 76.9 PPG, against a Phoenix defense rated No. 140 and allowing 64.5 PPG. The Titans FG% has averaged 43.5% to date this season, more than the Phoenix shooters have managed so far (42.2% per game).
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Wisc-Green Bay owns the country's No. 203-rated mark, allowing 72.3 points per game on the highway. Detroit, on the other hand, rates No. 23 in scoring at home.
In their last action, Wisc-Green Bay was a 64-53 loser on the road against Wright State. They failed to cover the 2.5-point spread as underdogs. Wisc-Green Bay got 17 points from Brennan Cougill but lost anyway, 64-53, to Wright State on Thursday at Nutter Center.
Detroit was a 74-59 winner in its last match at home against Wisc-Milwaukee. They failed to cover the 17.5-point spread as favorites. The Titans grabbed a 74-59 win over the Panthers on Thursday, behind a 13-point effort from Jason Calliste at Calihan Hall.
Wisc-Green Bay Phoenix Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Loyola of Chicago are 8-2
After playing Wright State are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5
Detroit Titans Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Youngstown State are 3-7
After playing Wisc-Milwaukee are 3-7
After a win are 6-4
A few Phoenix at Titans trends to consider:
Wisc-Green Bay is 5-12 SU in its last 17 games when playing on the road against Detroit
Wisc-Green Bay is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
Wisc-Green Bay is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Detroit is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Detroit is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games
Detroit is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Wisc-Green Bay
Detroit is 12-5 SU in its last 17 games when playing at home against Wisc-Green Bay
Wisc-Green Bay home to Loyola of Chicago, Wednesday, January 9
Detroit at Youngstown State, Thursday, January 10