Northern Iowa Panthers home to Broncs in NCAAB betting action
Rider Broncs vs Northern Iowa Panthers Odds
College hoops turns its focus to the CIT Tournament in this match as Northern Iowa takes on Rider Tuesday at McLeod Center.
Northern Iowa will face the 23-10 Broncs, who own a 15-11 ATS mark on the season. It's first round CIT tourney action between the Broncs and the Panthers with the computers projecting a small margin of victory for Rider.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Panthers sit at No. 249 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Broncs sit at No. 96 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Broncs will win this game 72-70.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Northern Iowa's No. 336-rated squad against Rider's No. 114-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Northern Iowa rates No. 78 in the country with 7.2 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 50 nationally with 7.7 per match.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Rider owns the country's No. 155-rated mark, allowing 69.9 points per game on the highway. Northern Iowa, on the other hand, rates No. 278 in scoring at home. [ March Madness Bracket game - $10,000 in prizes in Bracket Pickem - check out betED ]
Last time out for Rider, they were an 83-59 loser as they battled Iona on the road. They failed to cover in the match as a 6.5-point underdog. Rider was run off the court by the Gaels on Sunday as Iona routed them 83-59 at Arena at Harbor Yards.
Last time out for Northern Iowa, they were a 60-57 loser as they battled Creighton at home. They failed to cover in the match as a 2-point underdog. Northern Iowa got 15 points from Jake Koch but lost anyway, 60-57, to Creighton on Friday at Scottrade Center.
Rider Broncs Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 3-7
After playing Iona are 4-6
After a loss are 8-2
Northern Iowa Panthers Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
After playing Creighton are 7-3
After a loss are 4-6
A few Broncs at Panthers trends to consider:
Rider is 9-2 SU in its last 11 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Rider's last 5 games on the road
Northern Iowa is 20-5 SU in its last 25 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Northern Iowa's last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Northern Iowa's last 6 games at home
Northern Iowa is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games at home