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