The Citadel Bulldogs visit Davidson Wildcats in college basketball clash
The Citadel Bulldogs vs Davidson Wildcats Odds
College hoops betting interest focuses on the Davidson vs The Citadel battle Thursday at Belk Arena as the Wildcats look to defend home court and cover the NCAA basketball point spread.
The Wildcats bring a 9-7 record (6-8-1 ATS) to this tilt against the 3-12 Bulldogs, who are 2-6-2 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Davidson go 5-9 so far and the Bulldogs go 4-4-1.
If you were backing the visitors in this one, the Bulldogs were listed as 26-point underdogs earlier in the day at Bovada.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 142 (Wildcats) and the No. 346 (Bulldogs) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank. A 73-58 result in favor of the Wildcats has been projected by the scores prediction engine.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Bulldogs rank No. 308 in NCAA Division 1 with 31.1 per game. That compares with Davidson’s No. 250 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Davidson is college basketball's No. 38-ranked team at 7.9 per game, while the Bulldogs rate No. 162 with 6.3 per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, The Citadel owns the country's No. 347-rated mark, allowing 86.3 points per game on the highway. Davidson, on the other hand, rates No. 103 in scoring at home.
The Citadel lost its last outing, a 73-69 result against College of Charleston on January 14. They covered in that game as a 14-point underdog. Mike Groselle scored 19 points in a futile effort to lead the Bulldogs to a win (they lost 73-69 to College of Charleston at McAlister Field House on Monday).
Davidson was a 70-57 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Georgia Southern. They failed to cover the 13-point spread as favorites. Chris Czerapowicz scored 13 points in a futile effort to lead the Wildcats to a win (they lost 70-57 to Georgia Southern at Hanner Fieldhouse on Monday).
The Citadel Bulldogs Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 3-7
Before playing Georgia Southern are 2-8
After playing College of Charleston are 4-6
After a loss are 0-10
Davidson Wildcats Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing College of Charleston are 8-2
After playing Georgia Southern are 9-1
After a loss are 9-1
A few Bulldogs at Wildcats trends to consider:
The Citadel is 2-10 SU in its last 12 games when playing on the road against Davidson
The Citadel is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Davidson is 10-1 SU in its last 11 games at home
Davidson is 19-2 SU in its last 21 games when playing The Citadel
Davidson is 10-2 SU in its last 12 games when playing at home against The Citadel
Davidson is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
The Citadel at Georgia Southern, Saturday, January 19
Davidson home to College of Charleston, Saturday, January 19