Furman Paladins vs Terriers College Hoops Game Preview
Furman Paladins vs Wofford Terriers Odds
Furman pays a visit to Wofford on Thursday, hoping to send the Terriers to a loss while covering the college basketball spread at Benjamin Johnson Arena.
Supporters of the Paladins have watched them go 5-12 and 5-7 ATS on the year, while the Terriers are at 7-12 and 6-7-1 ATS. In totals betting, the Terriers are 4-5, while the Paladins have a 6-4 mark.
College basketball odds makers at BetOnline opened the Wofford Terriers as 10-point favorites in this matchup. Check for the latest spread and over-under at the sportsbook.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the Terriers, most recently No. 187 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Paladins, who rate No. 318 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 61-55 victory for the Terriers.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Wofford's No. 283-rated squad against Furman's No. 267-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Wofford rates No. 116 in the country with 6.7 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 152 nationally with 6.4 per match.
Defensively, Furman features the nation's No. 163-rated defense on the road, allowing 69.3 points per game. Wofford, meanwhile, comes in at No. 297 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Furman was a 69-61 winner on the road against UNC Greensboro. They covered the 7-point spread as underdogs. Bobby Austin scored 13 points leading the Paladins to a 69-61 victory over UNC Greensboro at Greensboro Coliseum on Sunday.
In their last action, Wofford was a 68-61 loser on the road against Elon. They earned a push of the 7-point spread as underdogs. Wofford suffered a 68-61 loss against Elon on Saturday, getting 18 points from Karl Cochran in a losing effort at Alumni Gym.
Furman Paladins Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 5-5
Before playing Georgia Southern are 3-7
After playing UNC Greensboro are 2-8
After a win are 1-9
Wofford Terriers Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 3-7
Before playing College of Charleston are 10-0
After playing Elon are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6
A few Paladins at Terriers trends to consider:
Furman is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Wofford
Furman is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Wofford
Furman is 1-9 SU in its last 10 games on the road
Wofford is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Wofford's last 6 games when playing Furman
Wofford is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Furman
Wofford is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games when playing Furman
Furman home to Georgia Southern, Thursday, January 31
Wofford home to College of Charleston, Saturday, January 26