NCAA Basketball Game Preview - Panthers underdogs vs Titans at Wisc-Milwaukee
Detroit Titans vs Wisc-Milwaukee Panthers Odds
A key college battle sees the visiting Detroit Titans travelling to Wisc-Milwaukee Thursday to take on the Panthers.
The Titans will look to vanquish their hosts on Thursday, as they are 8-10-1 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Panthers are 7-13-1 ATS. Detroit is 11-6 against the total, while Wisc-Milwaukee is 7-10 versus the number.
Bettors looking to go with the Panthers in this one found them listed as 11.5-point underdogs earlier on the NCAA basketball betting menu for Monday's contest. Check for updates as money coming in on the Titans was expected to move the line.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 288-ranked Panthers and the No. 133-rated Titans in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 79-61 win for the Titans on Thursday.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Wisc-Milwaukee's No. 224-rated squad against Detroit's No. 221-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Wisc-Milwaukee rates No. 120 in the country with 6.6 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 37 nationally with 7.8 per match.
Defensively, Detroit features the nation's No. 183-rated defense on the road, allowing 70.1 points per game. Wisc-Milwaukee, meanwhile, comes in at No. 249 nationally in scoring at home.
Last time out for Detroit, they were an 88-77 winner as they battled Youngstown State at home. They covered in the match as a 10-point favorite. The Titans got a terrific 27-point effort from Nick Minnerath as Detroit defeated Youngstown State 88-77 on Friday at Calihan Hall.
In their last action, Wisc-Milwaukee was a 71-40 loser on the road against Valparaiso. They failed to cover the 18-point spread as underdogs. The Panthers were hammered by Valparaiso on Friday, losing by a 71-40 final at Athletics-Recreation Center in college basketball betting action.
Detroit Titans Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing Wisc-Green Bay are 6-4
After playing Youngstown State are 4-6
After a win are 7-3
Wisc-Milwaukee Panthers Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 8-2
Before playing Wright State are 5-5
After playing Valparaiso are 2-8
After a loss are 2-8
A few Titans at Panthers trends to consider:
Detroit is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Detroit's last 7 games when playing on the road against Wisc-Milwaukee
Detroit is 4-11 ATS in its last 15 games when playing on the road against Wisc-Milwaukee
Detroit is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games when playing on the road against Wisc-Milwaukee
Wisc-Milwaukee is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing at home against Detroit
Wisc-Milwaukee is 17-6 SU in its last 23 games when playing Detroit
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Wisc-Milwaukee's last 7 games when playing at home against Detroit
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Wisc-Milwaukee's last 6 games
Detroit at Wisc-Green Bay, Saturday, February 9
Wisc-Milwaukee home to Wright State, Saturday, February 9