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