NCAA hoops odds preview - Rider vs. Wisc-Milwaukee
Rider Broncs vs Wisc-Milwaukee Panthers Odds
Puerto Vallarta ICC features an NCAA basketball betting clash between the host Wisc-Milwaukee Panthers and the visiting Rider Broncs in college hoops action on Sunday.
The game is being played at Puerto Vallarta ICC, which makes it technically a neutral site match.
Wisc-Milwaukee will face the 3-3 Broncs, who own a 1-3 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Panthers are 1-0 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Broncs are 0-1 favoring the OVER.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the Panthers, most recently No. 108 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Broncs, who rate No. 235 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 71-69 victory for the Panthers.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Wisc-Milwaukee's No. 208 nationally ranked offense (66.6 points per game) against a Broncs defense that sits as the No. 227 at 68.7 PPG. The Panthers have been averaging 40.2% from the field, less than the Broncs have managed so far this season (44.8% on average).
Defensively, Rider features the nation's No. 303-rated defense on the road, allowing 80.7 points per game. Wisc-Milwaukee, meanwhile, comes in at No. 192 nationally in scoring at home.
Rider was an 86-71 winner in their most recent outing on the road against Jacksonville. They covered the 2-point spread as favorites. The Dolphins got a 22-point effort from Glenn Powell, who added 12 rebounds, but Rider still managed to defeat Jacksonville 86-71 Friday at Puerto Vallarta ICC.
Wisc-Milwaukee lost its last outing, a 71-66 result against Jacksonville on November 24. They failed to cover in that game as a 6-point favorite. Wisc-Milwaukee got 19 points from Jordan Aaron but lost anyway, 71-66, to Jacksonville on Saturday at Puerto Vallarta ICC.
Rider Broncs Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing La Salle are 3-1
After a win are 4-6
Wisc-Milwaukee Panthers Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Northern Iowa are 3-1
After a loss are 5-5
A few Broncs at Panthers trends to consider:
Wisc-Milwaukee is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
Rider home to La Salle, Thursday, November 29
Wisc-Milwaukee at Northern Iowa, Saturday, December 1