Wagner Seahawks vs Pennsylvania Quakers Preview
Pennsylvania Quakers vs Wagner Seahawks Odds
The Wagner Seahawks will try to cover the spread at Spiro Sports Center on Saturday when they get a visit from the Pennsylvania Quakers in NCAA basketball action.
The Quakers will try to spoil to the party on Saturday; they are 2-5-1 ATS against the number this season, while the Seahawks are 1-1 ATS. Pennsylvania is 1-2 on the totals; Wagner is 0-1.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 74 (Seahawks) and the No. 320 (Quakers) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank. A 59-56 result in favor of the Seahawks has been projected by the scores prediction engine.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Wagner's No. 329-ranked offense, averaging 57.4 PPG, against a Quakers defense that ranks No. 229 at 68.8 PPG. The Seahawks field goal percentage has averaged 38.1% so far, less than the Quakers marksmen have achieved on the year, 40.3% per game.
Defensively, Pennsylvania features the nation's No. 245-rated defense on the road, allowing 74.5 points per game. Wagner, meanwhile, comes in at No. 312 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Pennsylvania was an 83-60 loser on the road against Delaware. They failed to cover the 11.5-point spread as underdogs. Pennsylvania was crushed on Friday, getting blown out by Delaware and falling by an 83-60 score at Bob Carpenter Center.
Wagner was a 69-45 loser in its last match on the road against Santa Clara. They failed to cover the 11.5-point spread as underdogs. Wagner was crushed on Saturday, getting blown out by Santa Clara and falling by a 69-45 score at Leavey Center.
Pennsylvania Quakers Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Butler are 1-0
After playing Delaware are 3-4
After a loss are 4-6
A few Quakers at Seahawks trends to consider:
Pennsylvania is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
Pennsylvania is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Pennsylvania at Butler, Wednesday, January 2
Wagner home to Monmouth, Thursday, January 3