UMBC Retrievers host New Hampshire Wildcats in college basketball action
New Hampshire Wildcats vs UMBC Retrievers Odds
The UMBC Retrievers will try to pay off for their supporters on Wednesday when they play host to the New Hampshire Wildcats at RAC Arena in NCAA basketball action.
This season, the Retrievers are 2-13 overall and 0-0 ATS ATS, while the Wildcats are 4-10 and 0-1 ATS against the number. As for the totals, UMBC boasts a 0-0 on the OU, and New Hampshire is 0-1.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 321 (Retrievers) and the No. 141 (Wildcats) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank. A 65-57 result in favor of the Wildcats has been projected by the scores prediction engine.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature UMBC's No. 231-rated squad against New Hampshire's No. 139-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, UMBC rates No. 257 in the country with 5.3 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 144 nationally with 6.4 per match.
Defensively, New Hampshire features the nation's No. 78-rated defense on the road, allowing 65.2 points per game. UMBC, meanwhile, comes in at No. 236 nationally in scoring at home.
New Hampshire was a 65-49 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Stony Brook. The Wildcats endured a 65-49 loss at the hands of the Seawolves on Saturday, despite a 14-point effort from Chandler Rhoads at Stony Brook Sports Complex.
UMBC lost its last outing, an 81-66 result against Maine on January 5. UMBC suffered an 81-66 loss against Maine on Saturday, getting 14 points from Chase Plummer in a losing effort at Harold Alfond Sports Arena.
New Hampshire home to Albany, Wednesday, January 16
UMBC at Vermont, Saturday, January 12