VMI Keydets vs Panthers College Hoops Game Preview
VMI Keydets vs High Point Panthers Odds
College hoops betting interest focuses on the High Point vs VMI battle Wednesday at Millis Center as the Panthers look to defend home court and cover the NCAA basketball point spread.
The Panthers bring a 8-9 record (0-2 ATS) to this tilt against the 9-8 Keydets, who are 0-2 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed High Point go 1-1 so far and the Keydets go 1-0.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Panthers sit at No. 139 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Keydets sit at No. 184 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Keydets will win this game 79-78.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Keydets rank No. 45 in NCAA Division 1 with 38.5 per game. That compares with High Point’s No. 48 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where High Point is college basketball's No. 326-ranked team at 4.2 per game, while the Keydets rate No. 3 with 9.3 per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, VMI owns the country's No. 344-rated mark, allowing 82.6 points per game on the highway. High Point, on the other hand, rates No. 68 in scoring at home.
VMI was a 72-49 loser in its last match on the road against Coastal Carolina. VMI was run off the court by the Chanticleers on Saturday as Coastal Carolina routed them 72-49 at Kimbel Arena.
High Point was an 83-75 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Charleston Southern. The Panthers endured an 83-75 loss at the hands of the Buccaneers on Saturday, despite a 21-point effort from Allan Chaney at CSU Field House.
VMI home to Gardner-Webb, Saturday, January 26
High Point at UNC Asheville, Saturday, January 26