Portland favored by 2.5 against Portland State on Wednesday
Portland State Vikings vs Portland Pilots Odds
The Portland Pilots will be trying to slam the Portland State Vikings on Wednesday when the teams tip off at Chiles Center in college betting action.
The Vikings will look to vanquish their hosts on Wednesday, as they are 1-0 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Pilots are 0-3 ATS. Portland State is 0-0 against the total, while Portland is 0-0 versus the number.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 312-ranked Pilots and the No. 155-rated Vikings in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 71-52 win for the Vikings on Wednesday.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Portland's No. 299-rated squad against Portland State's No. 344-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Portland rates No. 329 in the country with 3.3 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 279 nationally with 4.5 per match.
Defensively, Portland State features the nation's No. 290-rated defense on the road, allowing 80 points per game. Portland, meanwhile, comes in at No. 323 nationally in scoring at home.
Last time out for Portland State, they were an 80-69 loser as they battled Oregon on the road. They covered in the match as a 15-point underdog. Portland State suffered an 80-69 loss against Oregon on Monday, getting 15 points from Dre Winston Jr. in a losing effort at Matthew Knight Arena.
Portland was an 83-64 loser in its last match on the road against Montana State. They failed to cover the 5.5-point spread as favorites. Portland got 13 points from Thomas van der Mars but lost anyway, 83-64, to Montana State on Sunday at Worthington Arena.
Portland State Vikings Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 8-2
After playing Oregon are 8-2
After a loss are 4-6
Portland Pilots Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing New Mexico are 1-0
After playing Montana State are 2-2
After a loss are 3-7
A few Vikings at Pilots trends to consider:
Portland State is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games when playing on the road against Portland
Portland State is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Portland is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing at home against Portland State
Portland is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games at home
Portland is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
Portland is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games at home
Portland State at Oklahoma State, Sunday, November 25
Portland at New Mexico, Sunday, November 25