North Carolina A&T Aggies visit Wright State Raiders in NCAA Basketball wagering battle
North Carolina A&T Aggies vs Wright State Raiders Odds
The North Carolina A&T Aggies will look to pick up a win while covering the spread when they take on the Raiders in Wright State at Nutter Center on Friday in college basketball action.
The Aggies will try to spoil to the party on Friday; they are 0-0 ATS against the number this season, while the Raiders are 2-0 ATS. North Carolina A&T is 0-0 on the totals; Wright State is 1-0.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Raiders - Aggies odds would favor the Aggies if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Wright State is rated No. 260 in the current Odds Shark poll, while North Carolina A&T is at No. 133. Mathematical models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 76-74 win for the Raiders.
How They Match Up:
Scoring and defensive stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features Wright State's No. 197-ranked scoring average of 68 PPG, against a Aggies defense rated No. 80 and allowing 58 PPG. The Raiders FG% has averaged 44.1% to date this season, more than the Aggies shooters have managed so far (43% per game).
Defensively, North Carolina A&T features the nation's No. 1-rated defense on the road, allowing 0 points per game. Wright State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 287 nationally in scoring at home.
North Carolina A&T was a 64-55 loser in its last match at home against Utah Valley. Lamont Middleton scored 23 points in a futile effort to lead the Aggies to a win (they lost 64-55 to Utah Valley at Corbett Center on Monday).
In their last action, Wright State was a 56-44 winner on the road against Eastern Illinois. They covered the 7-point spread as favorites. Wright State earned a 56-44 victory over Eastern Illinois on Tuesday, getting 14 points from JT Yoho at Lantz Arena.
Wright State Raiders Trends:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
Before playing Central Michigan are 3-4
After a win are 5-5
A few Aggies at Raiders trends to consider:
Wright State is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Wright State's last 6 games at home
Wright State is 4-9-1 ATS in its last 14 games
Wright State is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games at home
North Carolina A&T at Cincinnati, Sunday, November 18
Wright State home to Central Michigan, Wednesday, November 21