NCAA Basketball Game Preview - Red Wolves underdogs vs Flyers at Dayton
Arkansas State Red Wolves vs Dayton Flyers Odds
The Dayton Flyers will hit the floor running against the visiting Arkansas State Red Wolves Saturday, looking to improve their record and boost wagering bankrolls in the process.
This season, the Flyers are 0-0 overall and 0-0 ATS ATS, while the Red Wolves are 0-0 and 0-0 ATS against the number. As for the totals, Dayton boasts a 0-0 on the OU, and Arkansas State is 0-0.
The visitors opened as 10.5-point underdogs in this one at most sportsbooks tracked at Odds Shark, including Bovada. The total was set to open a bit later (check out GTbets.eu for the latest situation(.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the Flyers, most recently No. 100 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Red Wolves, who rate No. 233 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 2-0 victory for the Flyers.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Dayton's No. 118-ranked offense, averaging 0 PPG, against a Red Wolves defense that ranks No. 1 at 0 PPG. The Flyers field goal percentage has averaged 0% so far, almost the same as the Red Wolves marksmen have achieved on the year, 0% per game.
Defensively, Arkansas State features the nation's No. 1-rated defense on the road, allowing 0 points per game. Dayton, meanwhile, comes in at No. 67 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Arkansas State was a 76-72 loser on the road against North Texas. They failed to cover the 1.5-point spread as underdogs. The Red Wolves endured a 76-72 loss at the hands of the Mean Green on Monday, despite a 21-point effort from Trey Finn at Summit Arena.
Dayton lost its last outing, an 84-75 result against Iowa on March 13. They failed to cover in that game as a 4-point underdog. Kevin Dillard scored 23 points in a futile effort to lead the Flyers to a win (they lost 84-75 to Iowa at Carver-Hawkeye Arena on Tuesday).
Arkansas State Red Wolves Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
After playing North Texas are 7-3
After a loss are 4-6
Dayton Flyers Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
After a loss are 6-4
A few Red Wolves at Flyers trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Arkansas State's last 7 games on the road
Arkansas State is 2-9 SU in its last 11 games on the road
Dayton is 9-2 SU in its last 11 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Dayton's last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Dayton's last 7 games
Arkansas State home to Ark Monticello, Tuesday, November 13
Dayton at Colorado, Thursday, November 15