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Northern Iowa Panthers host Bradley Braves in college basketball action

Bradley BravesNorthern Iowa Panthers
Feb 22, 8:00 PM | McLeod Center

Bradley Braves vs Northern Iowa Panthers Odds

7-22TEAM RECORD17-12

College basketball wagering interest will be high on Wednesday when the Braves of Bradley hit the hard court against the Panthers of Northern Iowa.

The Panthers currently sports a 17-12 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 13-14-1 ATS. The Braves are 7-22 and 12-15 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Panthers produce a 13-14-1 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Braves have gone 13-14 against the number.

View Bradley vs Northern Iowa Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
Northern Iowa opened as 15.5-point favorites in this College Basketball tilt.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 165 (Panthers) and the No. 324 (Braves) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank. A 69-56 result in favor of the Panthers has been projected by the scores prediction engine.


How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Northern Iowa's No. 300-rated squad against Bradley's No. 248-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Northern Iowa rates No. 40 in the country with 8 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 317 nationally with 4.6 per match.

Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Bradley owns the country's No. 292-rated mark, allowing 75.1 points per game on the highway. Northern Iowa, on the other hand, rates No. 218 in scoring at home.

In their last action, Bradley was a 56-44 loser at home against Loyola of Chicago. They failed to cover the 4.5-point spread as favorites. The Braves endured a 56-44 loss at the hands of the Ramblers on Saturday, despite a 12-point effort from Jalen Crawford at Carver Arena.

Northern Iowa lost its last outing, a 77-68 result against Virginia Commonwealth on February 17. They failed to cover in that game as a 6-point underdog. Deon Mitchell scored 18 points in a futile effort to lead the Panthers to a win (they lost 77-68 to Virginia Commonwealth at Siegel Center on Friday).

Bradley Braves Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Illinois State are 6-4
After playing Loyola of Chicago are 4-6
After a loss are 2-8

Northern Iowa Panthers Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Southern Illinois are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5

A few Braves at Panthers trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Bradley's last 6 games on the road
Bradley is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
Bradley is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Bradley is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Northern Iowa
Northern Iowa is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Bradley
Northern Iowa is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Northern Iowa's last 5 games when playing Bradley
Northern Iowa is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games when playing Bradley

Next up:
Bradley home to Illinois State, Saturday, February 25
Northern Iowa at Southern Illinois, Saturday, February 25