Utah Valley Wolverines vs Wildcats College Hoops Game Preview
Utah Valley Wolverines vs Weber State Wildcats Odds
The Weber State Wildcats hope to be lousy hosts on Wednesday as the Utah Valley Wolverines pay a visit to Dee Events Center on the college basketball betting menu.
The Wildcats currently sports a 2-2 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 1-2 ATS. The Wolverines are 4-5 and 0-0 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Wildcats produce a 0-1 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Wolverines have gone 0-0 against the number.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the Wildcats, most recently No. 1 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Wolverines, who rate No. 304 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 80-62 victory for the Wildcats.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Weber State has the nation's No. 84-rated offensive output, at 73.5 PPG. The visiting Wolverines defense ranks No. 249 allowing on average 70 PPG. The Wildcats FG% has averaged 45.9% so far, more than the Wolverines marksmen have achieved on the year, 45.5% per game.
Defensively, Utah Valley features the nation's No. 155-rated defense on the road, allowing 69 points per game. Weber State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 1 nationally in scoring at home.
Utah Valley was a 67-63 winner in their most recent outing at home against Pepperdine. The Wolverines got 22 points from Holton Hunsaker as Utah Valley ran past Pepperdine 67-63 on Saturday at UCCU Center.
Weber State won its last outing, a 62-61 result against Dayton on November 28. They covered in that game as a 12.5-point underdog. Kyle Tresnak scored 16 points leading the Wildcats to a 62-61 victory over Dayton at Dayton Arena on Wednesday.
Weber State Wildcats Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing UC Irvine are 1-0
After a win are 6-4
A few Wolverines at Wildcats trends to consider:
Weber State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Weber State is 19-6 SU in its last 25 games
Utah Valley at Troy, Saturday, December 8
Weber State home to UC Irvine, Saturday, December 8