William & Mary Tribe vs UNC Wilmington Seahawks Odds
Bettors will hope to hit paydirt on Wednesday when the UNC Wilmington Seahawks try to run the William & Mary Tribe off the court at Trask Coliseum in college hoops action.
The Seahawks bring a 10-18 record (12-12 ATS) to this tilt against the 12-15 Tribe, who are 10-11 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed UNC Wilmington go 12-9 so far and the Tribe go 11-8-1.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 295-ranked Seahawks and the No. 207-rated Tribe in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 69-61 win for the Tribe on Wednesday.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and UNC Wilmington has the nation's No. 266-rated offensive output, at 63.6 PPG. The visiting Tribe defense ranks No. 215 allowing on average 68 PPG. The Seahawks FG% has averaged 41.6% so far, less than the Tribe marksmen have achieved on the year, 46% per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, William & Mary owns the country's No. 213-rated mark, allowing 71.2 points per game on the highway. UNC Wilmington, on the other hand, rates No. 226 in scoring at home.
Last time out for William & Mary, they were a 60-58 loser as they battled George Mason on the road. They covered in the match as a 9-point underdog. Marcus Thornton scored 22 points in a futile effort to lead the Tribe to a win (they lost 60-58 to George Mason at Patriot Center on Saturday).
Last time out for UNC Wilmington, they were a 79-78 loser as they battled Delaware at home. They covered in the match as a 4-point underdog. The Seahawks got a 26-point effort from Keith Rendleman, who added 12 rebounds, but Delaware still managed to defeat UNC Wilmington 79-78 Saturday at Trask Coliseum.
William & Mary Tribe Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing James Madison are 4-6
After playing George Mason are 4-6
After a loss are 3-7
UNC Wilmington Seahawks Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Drexel are 4-6
After playing Delaware are 3-7
After a loss are 4-6
A few Tribe at Seahawks trends to consider:
William & Mary is 3-6 ATS in its last 9 games on the road
William & Mary is 3-15 SU in its last 18 games when playing on the road against UNC Wilmington
William & Mary is 1-9 SU in its last 10 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of UNC Wilmington's last 7 games
UNC Wilmington is 15-3 SU in its last 18 games when playing at home against William & Mary
UNC Wilmington is 4-0-1 ATS in its last 5 games when playing William & Mary
UNC Wilmington is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing William & Mary
William & Mary home to James Madison, Saturday, March 2
UNC Wilmington at Drexel, Saturday, March 2