Richmond Spiders home to George Washington Colonials in NCAA Basketball betting action
George Washington Colonials vs Richmond Spiders Odds
The Richmond Spiders will try to cover the spread at Robins Center on Wednesday when they get a visit from the George Washington Colonials in NCAA basketball action.
This season, the Spiders are 16-11 overall and 7-17 ATS ATS, while the Colonials are 12-13 and 11-9-1 ATS against the number. As for the totals, Richmond boasts a 10-11 on the OU, and George Washington is 11-7.
Bettors looking to back visiting George Washington before tip-off in this one found them as 6-point underdogs over at Sportsbook.ag earlier.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 186 (Spiders) and the No. 87 (Colonials) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank. A 70-68 result in favor of the Spiders has been projected by the scores prediction engine.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Colonials rank No. 46 in NCAA Division 1 with 37.8 per game. That compares with Richmond’s No. 338 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Richmond is college basketball's No. 16-ranked team at 8.4 per game, while the Colonials rate No. 348 with 3.1 per game.
Defensively, George Washington features the nation's No. 98-rated defense on the road, allowing 66.1 points per game. Richmond, meanwhile, comes in at No. 88 nationally in scoring at home.
George Washington was a 71-59 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Saint Joseph's. They failed to cover the 4.5-point spread as underdogs. The Colonials got 14 points from Isaiah Armwood, but it was Saint Joseph's that prevailed in a 71-59 final on Saturday at Hagan Arena.
In their last action, Richmond was a 72-55 winner on the road against Fordham. They covered the 6-point spread as favorites. Richmond earned a 72-55 victory over Fordham on Saturday, getting 12 points from Deion Taylor at Rose Hill Gym.
George Washington Colonials Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 8-2
Before playing Saint Louis are 3-6
After playing Saint Joseph's are 7-3
After a loss are 6-4
Richmond Spiders Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Dayton are 6-4
After playing Fordham are 5-5
After a win are 6-4
A few Colonials at Spiders trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of George Washington's last 6 games on the road
George Washington is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Richmond
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of George Washington's last 6 games when playing on the road against Richmond
George Washington is 2-4-1 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
Richmond is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Richmond's last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Richmond's last 5 games when playing George Washington
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Richmond's last 7 games
George Washington home to Saint Louis, Saturday, March 2
Richmond at Dayton, Saturday, March 2