UNC Greensboro Spartans vs Davidson Wildcats Point Spread: Betting Preview Hints At Winner

Davidson Wildcats UNC Greensboro Spartans
7-11 January 18, 2014, 05:00 | Greensboro Coliseum 10-9



The visiting Davidson Wildcats hope to send their backers to the pay window on Saturday as they look to cover the spread at Greensboro Coliseum against the UNC Greensboro Spartans.

The Wildcats will look to vanquish their hosts on Saturday, as they are 6-10 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Spartans are 7-6-1 ATS. Davidson is 9-6 against the total, while UNC Greensboro is 5-9 versus the number.

View Davidson Wildcats vs UNC Greensboro Spartans Odds and Stats.

Sportsbooks such as BetOnline had set the Spartans as 6.5-point underdogs on the opening line for this contest. It may have moved, check for updates.

The Spartans - Wildcats odds would favor the Wildcats if the lines were set according to our power ranks. UNC Greensboro is rated No. 209 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Davidson is at No. 196.

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In their last action, Davidson was an 87-85 loser at home against Elon. They failed to cover the 7.5-point spread as favorites. De'Mon Brooks scored 28 points and chipped in with 10 rebounds for a double-double, but his team still lost 87-85 against Elon in college basketball action at Belk Arena.

UNC Greensboro was a 69-65 winner in their most recent outing at home against The Citadel. They failed to cover the 10-point spread as favorites. UNC Greensboro got 21 points from Kayel Locke en route to a 69-65 victory over The Citadel on Thursday at Greensboro Coliseum.

How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up UNC Greensboro's No. 165 nationally ranked offense (71.05 points per game) against a Wildcats defense that sits as the No. 243 at 78.33 PPG. The Spartans have been averaging 44.95% from the field, more than the Wildcats have managed so far this season (44.71% on average).

A few Wildcats at Spartans trends to consider:
Davidson is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Davidson's last 7 games
Davidson is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
Davidson is 4-8 SU in its last 12 games on the road
UNC Greensboro is 6-2 ATS in its last 8 games
UNC Greensboro is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of UNC Greensboro's last 5 games
UNC Greensboro is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home


Next up:
Davidson at Western Carolina, Thursday, January 23rd
UNC Greensboro at Samford, Thursday, January 23rd
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