Horizon Tournament - Detroit Titans host Wright State Raiders in college basketball action
Wright State Raiders vs Detroit Titans Odds
Wright State travels to Detroit on Saturday, hoping to boost its 20-11 record with a victory over the Titans.
This game is part of the Horizon Tournament which will decide the conference champion and help decide March Madness seedings. This matchup is a neutral-site affair being played at Athletics-Recreation Center.
The Titans sport records of 20-11 and 12-14-1 ATS heading into this battle, while the Raiders have 20-11 and 17-11 ATS marks on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 18-7 for the Titans and 14-10 for the Raiders.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 152-rated Titans and the No. 206-ranked Raiders, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 75-71 result in favor of the Titans.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Raiders is ranked No. 320 in NCAA hoops at 30.6 per game. Contrast that with Detroit’s No. 222 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Detroit is the No. 62-ranked team in the country at 7.4 per game, while Wright State rates No. 206 at 5.8 per game.
Defensively, Wright State features the nation's No. 14-rated defense on the road, allowing 59.8 points per game. Detroit, meanwhile, comes in at No. 3 nationally in scoring at home.
Wright State was a 66-59 winner in their most recent outing at home against Youngstown State. They covered the 3.5-point spread as favorites. Wright State got 14 points from Miles Dixon en route to a 66-59 victory over Youngstown State on Friday at Athletics-Recreation Center.
Detroit won its last outing, a 79-67 result against Illinois-Chicago on March 2. They covered in that game as a 6-point favorite. The Titans got 22 points from Doug Anderson as Detroit ran past Illinois-Chicago 79-67 on Saturday at UIC Pavilion.