James Madison Dukes vs UNC Wilmington Seahawks Odds
UNC Wilmington will look to improve on its 8-11 record on Monday when they host James Madison in NCAA basketball odds action at Trask Coliseum.
UNC Wilmington battles the Dukes, currently sitting with a 11-10 mark (11-7 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 6-6 for the Seahawks and 2-10 for the Dukes.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Seahawks sit at No. 267 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Dukes sit at No. 296 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Dukes will win this game 65-58.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits UNC Wilmington's No. 296-ranked offense, averaging 61.6 PPG, against a Dukes defense that ranks No. 145 at 65 PPG. The Seahawks field goal percentage has averaged 40.6% so far, less than the Dukes marksmen have achieved on the year, 41.3% per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, James Madison owns the country's No. 231-rated mark, allowing 72.2 points per game on the highway. UNC Wilmington, on the other hand, rates No. 238 in scoring at home.
James Madison won its last outing, a 56-46 result against Old Dominion on January 26. They covered in that game as a 7.5-point favorite. James Madison got 14 points from Andre Nation en route to a 56-46 victory over Old Dominion on Saturday at JMU Center.
UNC Wilmington won its last outing, a 57-51 result against Hofstra on January 26. They covered in that game as a 3.5-point underdog. UNC Wilmington earned a 57-51 victory over Hofstra on Saturday, getting 22 points from Chris Dixon at Hofstra Arena.
James Madison Dukes Trends:
When playing on Monday are 3-7
Before playing Hofstra are 5-5
After playing Old Dominion are 6-4
After a win are 6-4
UNC Wilmington Seahawks Trends:
When playing on Monday are 4-6
Before playing Delaware are 5-5
After playing Hofstra are 2-8
After a win are 2-8
A few Dukes at Seahawks trends to consider:
James Madison is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
James Madison is 2-11 SU in its last 13 games when playing on the road against UNC Wilmington
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of UNC Wilmington's last 5 games when playing James Madison
UNC Wilmington is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games at home
UNC Wilmington is 11-2 SU in its last 13 games when playing at home against James Madison
UNC Wilmington is 17-6 SU in its last 23 games when playing James Madison
James Madison home to Hofstra, Thursday, January 31
UNC Wilmington at Delaware, Saturday, February 2