Eastern Washington Eagles vs Wolverines College Hoops Game Preview
Eastern Washington Eagles vs Utah Valley Wolverines Odds
Leavey Center features an NCAA basketball betting clash between the host Utah Valley Wolverines and the visiting Eastern Washington Eagles in college hoops action on Tuesday.
Leavey Center is the location for this game, which makes it a neutral-site matchup.
The Wolverines currently sports a 2-2 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 0-0 ATS. The Eagles are 0-3 and 1-2 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Wolverines produce a 0-0 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Eagles have gone 0-0 against the number.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 106-ranked Wolverines and the No. 209-rated Eagles in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 73-55 win for the Wolverines on Tuesday.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Utah Valley's No. 223-ranked offense, averaging 65.8 PPG, against a Eagles defense that ranks No. 343 at 89.7 PPG. The Wolverines field goal percentage has averaged 46.6% so far, more than the Eagles marksmen have achieved on the year, 37.6% per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Eastern Washington owns the country's No. 338-rated mark, allowing 89.7 points per game on the highway. Utah Valley, on the other hand, rates No. 12 in scoring at home.
Last time out for Eastern Washington, they were an 85-66 loser as they battled St. Mary's on the road. They covered in the match as a 21.5-point underdog. The Eagles endured an 85-66 loss at the hands of the Gaels on Sunday, despite a 13-point effort from Justin Crosgile at McKeon Pavilion.
Utah Valley won its last outing, a 96-70 result against Arizona Christian on November 17. The battle between the Wolverines and Firestorm didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Arizona Christian was handed a 96-70 defeat on Saturday at UCCU Center.
Eastern Washington Eagles Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 3-7
After playing St. Mary's are 1-2
After a loss are 4-6
Eastern Washington home to USC Upstate, Wednesday, November 21
Utah Valley at Santa Clara, Wednesday, November 21