Radford Highlanders vs Panthers College Hoops Game Preview
Radford Highlanders vs High Point Panthers Odds
The High Point Panthers will hit the floor running against the visiting Radford Highlanders Wednesday, looking to improve their record and boost wagering bankrolls in the process.
The Highlanders will try to spoil to the party on Wednesday; they are 0-1 ATS against the number this season, while the Panthers are 0-3 ATS. Radford is 0-1 on the totals; High Point is 2-1.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Panthers at No. 114 and the Highlanders at No. 227 heading into this contest. Handicapping models at Odds Shark project a 76-68 result in favor of the Panthers.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits High Point's No. 58-ranked offense, averaging 72.9 PPG, against a Highlanders defense that ranks No. 230 at 68.6 PPG. The Panthers field goal percentage has averaged 45.3% so far, more than the Highlanders marksmen have achieved on the year, 40.2% per game.
Defensively, Radford features the nation's No. 192-rated defense on the road, allowing 70.4 points per game. High Point, meanwhile, comes in at No. 38 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Radford was a 65-57 loser on the road against Siena. They failed to cover the 1-point spread as favorites. Radford got 18 points from R.J. Price but lost anyway, 65-57, to Siena on Sunday at Times Union Center.
In their last action, High Point was a 75-68 loser at home against Morgan State. They failed to cover the 7-point spread as favorites. The Panthers endured a 75-68 loss at the hands of the Bears on Saturday, despite a 24-point effort from John Brown at Millis Center.
Radford home to Liberty, Saturday, March 2
High Point home to Campbell, Saturday, March 2