UNC Asheville Bulldogs visit Tennessee Volunteers in NCAA Basketball wagering battle
UNC Asheville Bulldogs vs Tennessee Volunteers Odds
UNC Asheville travels to Tennessee on Thursday, hoping to boost its 1-1 record with a victory over the Volunteers.
The game is being played at Coliseo do Puerto Rico, which makes it technically a neutral site match.
The Volunteers bring a 1-0 record (0-0 ATS) to this tilt against the 1-1 Bulldogs, who are 0-0 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Tennessee go 0-0 so far and the Bulldogs go 0-0.
Sportsbooks such as BetOnline had set the Volunteers as 11-point favorites on the opening line for this contest. It may have moved, check for updates.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 71-rated Volunteers and the No. 131-ranked Bulldogs, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 77-69 result in favor of the Volunteers.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Tennessee's No. 313-rated squad against UNC Asheville's No. 61-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Tennessee rates No. 111 in the country with 7 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 339 nationally with 1 per match.
Defensively, UNC Asheville features the nation's No. 204-rated defense on the road, allowing 67 points per game. Tennessee, meanwhile, comes in at No. 136 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, UNC Asheville was a 67-59 loser on the road against UNC Wilmington. UNC Asheville suffered a 67-59 loss against UNC Wilmington on Sunday, getting 17 points from Jeremy Atkinson in a losing effort at Trask Coliseum.
Tennessee was a 76-67 winner in their most recent outing at home against Kennesaw State. Skylar McBee scored 14 points leading the Volunteers to a 76-67 victory over Kennesaw State at Thompson-Boling Arena on Friday.
Tennessee Volunteers Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 7-3
Before playing Oakland are 2-0
After a win are 6-4
A few Bulldogs at Volunteers trends to consider:
Tennessee is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing UNC Asheville
Tennessee is 10-3 SU in its last 13 games
UNC Asheville at North Carolina State, Friday, November 23
Tennessee home to Oakland, Monday, November 26