Old Dominion Monarchs home to James Madison Dukes in NCAA Basketball betting action
James Madison Dukes vs Old Dominion Monarchs Odds
The Old Dominion Monarchs will hit the floor running against the visiting James Madison Dukes Wednesday, looking to improve their record and boost wagering bankrolls in the process.
Supporters of the Dukes have watched them go 6-6 and 6-4 ATS on the year, while the Monarchs are at 2-11 and 5-5 ATS. In totals betting, the Monarchs are 5-1, while the Dukes have a 2-2 mark.
Bettors looking to go with the Monarchs in this one found them listed as 1-point favorites earlier on the NCAA basketball betting menu for Monday's contest. Check for updates as money coming in on the Dukes was expected to move the line.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Monarchs rated this week at No. 272 and the Dukes sitting at No. 307. It may or may not play a role in Odds Shark score prediction modelling that produced a 67-62 result in favor of the Dukes.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Old Dominion's No. 269-ranked offense, averaging 63.3 PPG, against a Dukes defense that ranks No. 261 at 70.2 PPG. The Monarchs field goal percentage has averaged 41% so far, less than the Dukes marksmen have achieved on the year, 44.8% per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, James Madison owns the country's No. 287-rated mark, allowing 76.8 points per game on the highway. Old Dominion, on the other hand, rates No. 310 in scoring at home.
Last time out for James Madison, they were a 62-59 winner as they battled San Diego on the road. They covered in the match as a 1-point underdog. The Dukes grabbed a 62-59 win over the Toreros on Sunday, behind a 15-point effort from Rayshawn Goins at MGM Grand Garden Arena.
Last time out for Old Dominion, they were a 55-54 loser as they battled Fairfield at home. They covered in the match as a 2-point underdog. Old Dominion suffered a 55-54 loss against Fairfield on Saturday, getting 16 points from DeShawn Painter in a losing effort at Ted Constant Center.
James Madison Dukes Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 2-8
Before playing Georgia State are 7-3
After a win are 3-7
Old Dominion Monarchs Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Delaware are 7-3
After playing Fairfield are 0-1
After a loss are 2-8
A few Dukes at Monarchs trends to consider:
James Madison is 5-12 SU in its last 17 games on the road
James Madison is 1-12 SU in its last 13 games when playing on the road against Old Dominion
Old Dominion is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing James Madison
Old Dominion is 12-1 SU in its last 13 games when playing at home against James Madison
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Old Dominion's last 6 games when playing James Madison
Old Dominion is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games when playing at home against James Madison
James Madison at Georgia State, Saturday, January 5
Old Dominion home to Delaware, Saturday, January 5