Davidson Wildcats vs Duke Blue Devils Odds
Time Warner Cable Arena features an NCAA basketball betting clash between the host Duke Blue Devils and the visiting Davidson Wildcats in college hoops action on Wednesday.
The game is being played at Time Warner Cable Arena, which makes it technically a neutral site match.
The Wildcats will try to spoil to the party on Wednesday; they are 5-5-1 ATS against the number this season, while the Blue Devils are 7-5 ATS. Davidson is 4-6 on the totals; Duke is 6-6.
Bettors looking to back visiting Davidson before tip-off in this one found them as 12.5-point underdogs over at Sportsbook.ag earlier.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Blue Devils at No. 7 and the Wildcats at No. 173 heading into this contest. Handicapping models at Odds Shark project a 89-76 result in favor of the Blue Devils.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Duke's No. 150-rated squad against Davidson's No. 285-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Duke rates No. 49 in the country with 7.8 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 45 nationally with 7.9 per match.
Defensively, Davidson features the nation's No. 188-rated defense on the road, allowing 71.3 points per game. Duke, meanwhile, comes in at No. 45 nationally in scoring at home.
Davidson won its last outing, a 70-64 result against Richmond on December 29. They covered in that game as a 2-point underdog. Davidson got 19 points from Jake Cohen en route to a 70-64 victory over Richmond on Saturday at Robins Center.
Duke was a 90-77 winner in its last match at home against Santa Clara. They failed to cover the 17.5-point spread as favorites. Seth Curry poured in a team-high 31 points for Duke on Saturday, as they defeated Santa Clara 90-77 at Cameron Indoor Stadium.
Davidson Wildcats Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing UNC Greensboro are 7-3
After playing Richmond are 0-1
After a win are 5-5
Duke Blue Devils Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 9-1
Before playing Wake Forest are 10-0
After a win are 10-0
A few Wildcats at Blue Devils trends to consider:
Duke is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Duke is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Davidson
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Duke's last 5 games when playing Davidson
Davidson home to UNC Greensboro, Saturday, January 5
Duke home to Wake Forest, Saturday, January 5