IUPU Fort Wayne Mastodons vs Midshipmen College Hoops Game Preview
IUPU Fort Wayne Mastodons vs Navy Midshipmen Odds
Bettors will hope to hit paydirt on Wednesday when the Navy Midshipmen try to run the IUPU Fort Wayne Mastodons off the court at Alumni Hall in college hoops action.
Navy battles the Mastodons, currently sitting with a 4-3 mark (2-2 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 0-0 for the Midshipmen and 0-0 for the Mastodons.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Midshipmen sit at No. 196 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Mastodons sit at No. 72 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Mastodons will win this game 71-66.
How They Match Up:
Scoring and defensive stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features Navy's No. 313-ranked scoring average of 58.6 PPG, against a Mastodons defense rated No. 83 and allowing 61 PPG. The Midshipmen FG% has averaged 38.9% to date this season, less than the Mastodons shooters have managed so far (41.8% per game).
Defensively, IUPU Fort Wayne features the nation's No. 103-rated defense on the road, allowing 63.8 points per game. Navy, meanwhile, comes in at No. 299 nationally in scoring at home.
Last time out for IUPU Fort Wayne, they were a 70-66 winner as they battled Dartmouth on the road. They covered in the match as a 2-point underdog. The Mastodons grabbed a 70-66 win over the Big Green on Saturday, behind an 18 -point effort from Isaiah McCray at Leede Arena.
Navy was a 63-53 winner in their most recent outing at home against Delaware State. The Midshipmen grabbed a 63-53 win over the Hornets on Saturday, behind a 14-point effort from Brandon Venturini at South Padre Convention Center.
IUPU Fort Wayne home to Miami (Ohio), Saturday, December 1
Navy at Tulane, Saturday, December 1