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Detroit Titans vs Arizona State Sun Devils Odds
Detroit travels to Arizona State on Wednesday, hoping to boost its 20-12 record with a victory over the Sun Devils.
The Sun Devils sit at 21-12 (16-10-2 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Titans are currently 20-12 (12-15-1 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Arizona State is 9-16 OU, and Detroit is 18-8 OU.
Sportsbooks such as BetOnline had set the Sun Devils as 3.5-point favorites on the opening line for this contest. It may have moved, check for updates.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 118-ranked Sun Devils and the No. 164-rated Titans in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 79-76 win for the Titans on Wednesday.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Arizona State's No. 89-ranked offense, averaging 71 PPG, against a Titans defense that ranks No. 272 at 70.5 PPG. The Sun Devils field goal percentage has averaged 45.7% so far, less than the Titans marksmen have achieved on the year, 45.9% per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Detroit owns the country's No. 252-rated mark, allowing 72.6 points per game on the highway. Arizona State, on the other hand, rates No. 146 in scoring at home.
In their last action, Detroit was a 56-54 loser at home against Wright State. They failed to cover the 7-point spread as favorites. Detroit got 17 points from Jason Calliste but lost anyway, 56-54, to Wright State on Saturday at Athletics-Recreation Center.
Last time out for Arizona State, they were an 80-75 loser as they battled UCLA on the road. They earned a push in the match as a 5-point underdog. The Sun Devils endured an 80-75 loss at the hands of the Bruins on Thursday, despite a 22-point effort from Jordan Bachynski at MGM Grand Garden Arena.
Detroit Titans Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
After playing Wright State are 7-3
After a loss are 7-3
Arizona State Sun Devils Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 8-2
After playing UCLA are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5
A few Titans at Sun Devils trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Detroit's last 8 games on the road
Arizona State is 18-4 SU in its last 22 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Arizona State's last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 14 of Arizona State's last 20 games
Arizona State is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games