Western Michigan Broncos vs Miami (Ohio) RedHawks Odds
Millett Hall features an NCAA basketball betting clash between the host Miami (Ohio) RedHawks and the visiting Western Michigan Broncos in college hoops action on Wednesday.
The RedHawks are 7-11 so far on the season, and 6-9-1 ATS vs. the number. The Broncos, meanwhile, are 12-7 and 9-6 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Miami (Ohio) go 9-5 and the Broncos go 4-5-2 on the totals.
The Broncos were listed as 2-point favorites at many online sportsbooks, including Sportsbook.ag.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the RedHawks rated this week at No. 336 and the Broncos sitting at No. 61. It may or may not play a role in Odds Shark score prediction modelling that produced a 70-61 result in favor of the Broncos.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Miami (Ohio)'s No. 238-ranked offense, averaging 64.9 PPG, against a Broncos defense that ranks No. 81 at 62.1 PPG. The RedHawks field goal percentage has averaged 43.4% so far, more than the Broncos marksmen have achieved on the year, 42.1% per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Western Michigan owns the country's No. 92-rated mark, allowing 65.6 points per game on the highway. Miami (Ohio), on the other hand, rates No. 173 in scoring at home.
Western Michigan was a 76-59 winner in their most recent outing on the road against Central Michigan. They covered the 1-point spread as underdogs. Shayne Whittington scored 20 points leading the Broncos to a 76-59 victory over Central Michigan at McGuirk Arena on Saturday.
Miami (Ohio) lost its last outing, an 82-62 result against Ball State on January 26. They failed to cover in that game as a 6-point favorite. Miami (Ohio) was crushed on Saturday, getting blown out by Ball State and falling by an 82-62 score at Millett Hall.
Western Michigan Broncos Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Buffalo are 4-6
After playing Central Michigan are 5-5
After a win are 7-3
Miami (Ohio) RedHawks Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Central Michigan are 5-5
After playing Ball State are 7-3
After a loss are 4-6
A few Broncos at RedHawks trends to consider:
Western Michigan is 6-16 SU in its last 22 games on the road
Western Michigan is 2-6 ATS in its last 8 games when playing on the road against Miami (Ohio)
Western Michigan is 1-9 SU in its last 10 games when playing on the road against Miami (Ohio)
Miami (Ohio) is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games when playing at home against Western Michigan
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Miami (Ohio)'s last 6 games
Miami (Ohio) is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
Miami (Ohio) is 1-3-1 ATS in its last 5 games at home
Western Michigan home to Buffalo, Saturday, February 2
Miami (Ohio) at Central Michigan, Saturday, February 2