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Richmond Spiders vs Old Dominion Monarchs Odds
The Old Dominion Monarchs will be trying to slam the Richmond Spiders on Tuesday when the teams tip off at Ted Constant Center in college betting action.
Old Dominion battles the Spiders, currently sitting with a 6-2 mark (1-5 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 1-0 for the Monarchs and 1-2 for the Spiders.
Bettors looking to back visiting Richmond before tip-off in this one found them as 4.5-point favorites over at Sportsbook.ag earlier.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Monarchs at No. 220 and the Spiders at No. 251 heading into this contest. Handicapping models at Odds Shark project a 75-62 result in favor of the Spiders.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Old Dominion has the nation's No. 259-rated offensive output, at 63.9 PPG. The visiting Spiders defense ranks No. 102 allowing on average 62.4 PPG. The Monarchs FG% has averaged 40.6% so far, less than the Spiders marksmen have achieved on the year, 43.5% per game.
Defensively, Richmond features the nation's No. 211-rated defense on the road, allowing 72.5 points per game. Old Dominion, meanwhile, comes in at No. 279 nationally in scoring at home.
Last time out for Richmond, they were a 62-60 winner as they battled Wake Forest at home. They failed to cover in the match as a 12.5-point favorite. Derrick Williams scored 26 points and helped out with 10 rebounds for Richmond on Saturday, leading the Spiders to a 62-60 victory over Wake Forest at Robins Center.
Old Dominion was a 71-62 loser in their most recent outing on the road against William & Mary. They failed to cover the 3-point spread as underdogs. The Monarchs endured a 71-62 loss at the hands of the Tribe on Saturday, despite a 17-point effort from Keenan Palmore at Kaplan Arena.
Richmond Spiders Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 3-7
Before playing James Madison are 8-2
After playing Wake Forest are 5-5
After a win are 4-6
Old Dominion Monarchs Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Virginia Commonwealth are 9-1
After playing William & Mary are 7-3
After a loss are 6-4
A few Spiders at Monarchs trends to consider:
Richmond is 2-6 ATS in its last 8 games when playing on the road against Old Dominion
Richmond is 1-6-2 ATS in its last 9 games on the road
Richmond is 1-8 SU in its last 9 games on the road
Richmond is 1-8 SU in its last 9 games when playing on the road against Old Dominion
Old Dominion is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games when playing at home against Richmond
Old Dominion is 3-8 SU in its last 11 games when playing Richmond
Old Dominion is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games at home
Old Dominion is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games when playing Richmond
Richmond at James Madison, Saturday, December 8
Old Dominion home to Virginia Commonwealth, Friday, December 7