George Washington Colonials vs Virginia Commonwealth Rams Odds
George Washington travels to Virginia Commonwealth on Saturday, hoping to boost its 11-11 record with a victory over the Rams.
The Rams are 20-5 so far on the season, and 7-11 ATS vs. the number. The Colonials, meanwhile, are 11-11 and 11-6-1 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Virginia Commonwealth go 8-10 and the Colonials go 9-6 on the totals.
Bettors looking to side with Virginia Commonwealth in this one found them as 16-point favorites earlier in the day. Watch for line moves and updates at before gametime.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Rams rated this week at No. 40 and the Colonials sitting at No. 60. It may or may not play a role in Odds Shark score prediction modelling that produced a 82-71 result in favor of the Rams.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Virginia Commonwealth's No. 121-rated squad against George Washington's No. 46-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Virginia Commonwealth rates No. 27 in the country with 8.1 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 346 nationally with 3.3 per match.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, George Washington owns the country's No. 58-rated mark, allowing 63.8 points per game on the highway. Virginia Commonwealth, on the other hand, rates No. 56 in scoring at home.
Last time out for George Washington, they were a 59-56 loser as they battled Butler at home. They failed to cover in the match as a 2.5-point underdog. Isaiah Armwood scored 14 points in a futile effort to lead the Colonials to a win (they lost 59-56 to Butler at Charles E. Smith Center on Saturday).
In their last action, Virginia Commonwealth was an 86-68 winner at home against Massachusetts. They covered the 11.5-point spread as favorites. The Rams grabbed an 86-68 win over the Minutemen on Thursday, behind a 19-point effort from Treveon Graham at Siegel Center.
George Washington Colonials Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Fordham are 7-3
After a loss are 7-3
Virginia Commonwealth Rams Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 8-2
Before playing Saint Louis are 2-0
After a win are 9-1
A few Colonials at Rams trends to consider:
George Washington is 6-16 SU in its last 22 games on the road
Virginia Commonwealth is 11-1 SU in its last 12 games at home
Virginia Commonwealth is 17-2 SU in its last 19 games
Virginia Commonwealth is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games
George Washington home to Fordham, Wednesday, February 20
Virginia Commonwealth at Saint Louis, Tuesday, February 19