George Washington Colonials vs Dukes College Hoops Game Preview
George Washington Colonials vs James Madison Dukes Odds
JMU Center features an NCAA basketball betting clash between the host James Madison Dukes and the visiting George Washington Colonials in college hoops action on Wednesday.
The Dukes sport records of 1-4 and 2-3 ATS heading into this battle, while the Colonials have 2-3 and 1-2 ATS marks on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 0-0 for the Dukes and 0-0 for the Colonials.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Dukes sit at No. 343 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Colonials sit at No. 241 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Colonials will win this game 70-55.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and James Madison has the nation's No. 224-rated offensive output, at 65.8 PPG. The visiting Colonials defense ranks No. 152 allowing on average 65 PPG. The Dukes FG% has averaged 41.3% so far, less than the Colonials marksmen have achieved on the year, 46.7% per game.
Defensively, George Washington features the nation's No. 82-rated defense on the road, allowing 62 points per game. James Madison, meanwhile, comes in at No. 337 nationally in scoring at home.
George Washington was a 65-56 loser in its last match at home against Mount St. Mary's. The Colonials endured a 65-56 loss at the hands of the Mountaineers on Monday, despite an 18 -point effort from Lasan Kromah at Charles E. Smith Center.
Last time out for James Madison, they were a 76-58 loser as they battled Miami (Ohio) on the road. They failed to cover in the match as a 5-point underdog. James Madison suffered a 76-58 loss against Miami (Ohio) on Saturday, getting 17 points from Devon Moore in a losing effort at Millett Hall.
George Washington Colonials Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Manhattan are 0-1
After playing Mount St. Mary's are 3-0
After a loss are 4-6
James Madison Dukes Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
After playing Miami (Ohio) are 0-1
After a loss are 3-7
A few Colonials at Dukes trends to consider:
George Washington is 2-12 SU in its last 14 games on the road
James Madison is 2-6 ATS in its last 8 games
James Madison is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
James Madison is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games at home
James Madison is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games at home
George Washington home to Manhattan, Sunday, December 2
James Madison home to Winthrop, Saturday, December 1