New Hampshire Wildcats vs Vermont Catamounts Odds
Roy Patrick Gym will host Vermont Catamounts vs. New Hampshire Wildcats action on Wednesday as both teams try to pay off for bettors in NCAA basketball betting action.
This season, the Catamounts are 14-7 overall and 2-0 ATS ATS, while the Wildcats are 6-15 and 0-1 ATS against the number. As for the totals, Vermont boasts a 2-0 on the OU, and New Hampshire is 0-1.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 143-rated Catamounts and the No. 153-ranked Wildcats, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 65-59 result in favor of the Catamounts.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Wildcats is ranked No. 127 in NCAA hoops at 36 per game. Contrast that with Vermont’s No. 212 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Vermont is the No. 311-ranked team in the country at 4.6 per game, while New Hampshire rates No. 196 at 6 per game.
Defensively, New Hampshire features the nation's No. 49-rated defense on the road, allowing 62.8 points per game. Vermont, meanwhile, comes in at No. 303 nationally in scoring at home.
New Hampshire was a 56-54 loser in their most recent outing at home against Stony Brook. New Hampshire suffered a 56-54 loss against Stony Brook on Saturday, getting 12 points from Chandler Rhoads in a losing effort at Lundholm Gymnasium.
In their last action, Vermont was a 49-43 winner on the road against Hartford. Vermont got 12 points from Brian Voelkel en route to a 49-43 victory over Hartford on Wednesday at Reich Family Pavilion.
New Hampshire home to UMBC, Wednesday, February 13
Vermont at UMBC, Saturday, February 9