Winthrop Eagles vs Radford Highlanders Odds
Radford looks to cover the Highlanders-Eagles pointspread on Saturday and improve its overall 9-11 mark when they host Winthrop in college basketball wagering action.
Radford will face the 8-10 Eagles, who own a 1-0 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Highlanders are 0-0 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Eagles are 0-1 favoring the OVER.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Highlanders sit at No. 228 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Eagles sit at No. 179 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Highlanders will win this game 65-63.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Radford's No. 166-ranked offense, averaging 68.4 PPG, against a Eagles defense that ranks No. 70 at 61.8 PPG. The Highlanders field goal percentage has averaged 41.3% so far, more than the Eagles marksmen have achieved on the year, 41.1% per game.
Defensively, Winthrop features the nation's No. 109-rated defense on the road, allowing 66.4 points per game. Radford, meanwhile, comes in at No. 122 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Winthrop was a 61-55 winner at home against Gardner-Webb. Winthrop earned a 61-55 victory over Gardner-Webb on Wednesday, getting 14 points from Andre Smith at Winthrop Coliseum.
In their last action, Radford was a 69-60 loser on the road against Campbell. The Highlanders endured a 69-60 loss at the hands of the Camels on Wednesday, despite a 22-point effort from R.J. Price at Convocation Center.
Winthrop home to Coastal Carolina, Wednesday, January 30
Radford home to VMI, Wednesday, January 30