NCAA Basketball betting line favors Boilermakers over Seahawks
UNC Wilmington Seahawks vs Purdue Boilermakers Odds
The Purdue Boilermakers will try to pay off for their supporters on Wednesday when they play host to the UNC Wilmington Seahawks at Mackey Arena in NCAA basketball action.
Supporters of the Seahawks have watched them go 1-2 and 0-2 ATS on the year, while the Boilermakers are at 1-3 and 1-3 ATS. In totals betting, the Boilermakers are 2-2, while the Seahawks have a 0-0 mark.
Sportsbooks such as BetOnline had set the Boilermakers as 20.5-point favorites on the opening line for this contest. It may have moved, check for updates.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 120-rated Boilermakers and the No. 192-ranked Seahawks, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 72-46 result in favor of the Boilermakers.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Seahawks rank No. 282 in NCAA Division 1 with 32 per game. That compares with Purdue’s No. 26 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Purdue is college basketball's No. 266-ranked team at 4.8 per game, while the Seahawks rate No. 321 with 3.7 per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, UNC Wilmington owns the country's No. 344-rated mark, allowing 93 points per game on the highway. Purdue, on the other hand, rates No. 191 in scoring at home.
UNC Wilmington was an 85-47 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Ohio. They failed to cover the 19.5-point spread as underdogs. The Seahawks were hammered by Ohio on Friday, losing by an 85-47 final at Ohio University Convocation Center in college basketball betting action.
Purdue was a 66-58 loser in their most recent outing at home against Oregon State. They failed to cover the 1-point spread as favorites. Purdue got 20 points from A.J. Hammons but lost anyway, 66-58, to Oregon State on Friday at Madison Square Garden.
UNC Wilmington Seahawks Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
After a loss are 2-8
Purdue Boilermakers Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Clemson are 2-0
After a loss are 7-3
A few Seahawks at Boilermakers trends to consider:
UNC Wilmington is 2-7 ATS in its last 9 games on the road
UNC Wilmington is 1-9 SU in its last 10 games on the road
Purdue is 15-7 SU in its last 22 games at home
Purdue is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
UNC Wilmington home to Wofford, Saturday, November 24
Purdue at Clemson, Wednesday, November 28