High Point Panthers face VMI Keydets: NCAA basketball odds preview and stats
High Point Panthers vs VMI Keydets Odds
The VMI Keydets hope to be lousy hosts on Tuesday as the High Point Panthers pay a visit to Cameron Hall on the college basketball betting menu.
This season, the Keydets are 11-13 overall and 0-3 ATS ATS, while the Panthers are 15-10 and 0-2 ATS against the number. As for the totals, VMI boasts a 2-0 on the OU, and High Point is 1-1.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 176-rated Keydets and the No. 112-ranked Panthers, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 80-76 result in favor of the Panthers.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Panthers rank No. 54 in NCAA Division 1 with 37.6 per game. That compares with VMI’s No. 26 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where VMI is college basketball's No. 10-ranked team at 8.9 per game, while the Panthers rate No. 324 with 4.4 per game.
Defensively, High Point features the nation's No. 71-rated defense on the road, allowing 64.8 points per game. VMI, meanwhile, comes in at No. 6 nationally in scoring at home.
High Point was a 73-68 winner in its last match on the road against Liberty. High Point got 17 points from John Brown en route to a 73-68 victory over Liberty on Saturday at Vines Center.
VMI lost its last outing, an 87-78 result against Campbell on February 16. The Keydets got a huge 31-point effort from D.J. Covington but still lost 87-78 against Campbell on Saturday at Convocation Center.
High Point home to Morgan State, Saturday, February 23
VMI at Charleston Southern, Thursday, February 21