George Washington Colonials vs Rhode Island Rams Odds
The Rhode Island Rams will hit the floor running against the visiting George Washington Colonials Wednesday, looking to improve their record and boost wagering bankrolls in the process.
The Colonials will try to spoil to the party on Wednesday; they are 9-4 ATS against the number this season, while the Rams are 8-6 ATS. George Washington is 6-4 on the totals; Rhode Island is 3-5-1.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 154-ranked Rams and the No. 93-rated Colonials in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 66-60 win for the Colonials on Wednesday.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Rhode Island has the nation's No. 300-rated offensive output, at 61.4 PPG. The visiting Colonials defense ranks No. 79 allowing on average 62.1 PPG. The Rams FG% has averaged 39.8% so far, less than the Colonials marksmen have achieved on the year, 43.6% per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, George Washington owns the country's No. 74-rated mark, allowing 64.5 points per game on the highway. Rhode Island, on the other hand, rates No. 329 in scoring at home.
George Washington was a 79-76 winner in their most recent outing on the road against Massachusetts. They covered the 7-point spread as underdogs. Joe McDonald scored 16 points leading the Colonials to a 79-76 victory over Massachusetts at Mullins Center on Saturday.
Rhode Island won its last outing, an 82-80 result against Saint Louis on January 19. They covered in that game as a 15-point underdog. Rhode Island earned an 82-80 victory over Saint Louis on Saturday, getting 24 points from Xavier Munford at Chaifetz Arena.
George Washington Colonials Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Charlotte are 4-6
After playing Massachusetts are 6-4
After a win are 2-8
Rhode Island Rams Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Fordham are 4-6
After playing Saint Louis are 6-4
After a win are 3-7
A few Colonials at Rams trends to consider:
George Washington is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Rhode Island is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Rhode Island's last 9 games when playing George Washington
Rhode Island is 8-16 SU in its last 24 games
Rhode Island is 8-16 SU in its last 24 games at home
George Washington home to Charlotte, Saturday, January 26
Rhode Island at Fordham, Saturday, January 26