Temple Owls vs Fordham Rams Odds
Temple travels to Fordham on Wednesday, hoping to boost its 21-8 record with a victory over the Rams.
This season, the Rams are 6-23 overall and 16-11 ATS ATS, while the Owls are 21-8 and 12-15 ATS against the number. As for the totals, Fordham boasts a 10-12 on the OU, and Temple is 16-9.
On the opening NCAA basketball line for this matchup, Fordham sat as 10.5-point underdogs over at 5Dimes. Also, check out the current total, which often goes up first at online sportsbook BetOnline.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 115-rated Temple taking on the No. 274-rated Rams in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 75-58 win for the Owls on Wednesday.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Owls rank No. 175 in NCAA Division 1 with 34.7 per game. That compares with Fordham’s No. 44 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Fordham is college basketball's No. 249-ranked team at 5.4 per game, while the Owls rate No. 65 with 7.3 per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Temple owns the country's No. 117-rated mark, allowing 67 points per game on the highway. Fordham, on the other hand, rates No. 232 in scoring at home.
In their last action, Temple was a 76-70 winner at home against Rhode Island. They failed to cover the 12.5-point spread as favorites. The Owls grabbed a 76-70 win over the Rams on Saturday, behind a 24-point effort from Khalif Wyatt at Liacouras Center.
Fordham was an 82-56 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Saint Joseph's. They failed to cover the 14.5-point spread as underdogs. Fordham was run off the court by the Hawks on Saturday as Saint Joseph's routed them 82-56 at Hagan Arena.
Temple Owls Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
After playing Rhode Island are 8-2
After a win are 6-4
Fordham Rams Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 2-8
Before playing St. Bonaventure are 2-8
After playing Saint Joseph's are 5-5
After a loss are 1-9
A few Owls at Rams trends to consider:
Temple is 13-2 SU in its last 15 games when playing on the road against Fordham
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Temple's last 5 games on the road
Temple is 16-7 SU in its last 23 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Temple's last 6 games when playing on the road against Fordham
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Fordham's last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Fordham's last 10 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Fordham's last 6 games when playing at home against Temple
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Fordham's last 6 games when playing Temple
Temple home to Virginia Commonwealth, Sunday, March 10
Fordham at St. Bonaventure, Saturday, March 9