Montana Grizzlies vs Weber State Wildcats Odds
The Weber State Wildcats host Montana on Thursday, looking to build on their 17-5 mark against the 18-4 Grizzlies in college hoops action at Dee Events Center.
The Wildcats bring a 17-5 record (10-8-1 ATS) to this tilt against the 18-4 Grizzlies, who are 10-9-1 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Weber State go 9-8 so far and the Grizzlies go 9-7-1.
The Grizzlies were listed as 6-point underdogs at many online sportsbooks, including Sportsbook.ag.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Wildcats at No. 38 and the Grizzlies at No. 173 heading into this contest. Handicapping models at Odds Shark project a 84-75 result in favor of 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. 24-rated offensive output, at 76.2 PPG. The visiting Grizzlies defense ranks No. 128 allowing on average 64.4 PPG. The Wildcats FG% has averaged 50.6% so far, more than the Grizzlies marksmen have achieved on the year, 47.3% per game.
Defensively, Montana features the nation's No. 108-rated defense on the road, allowing 66.7 points per game. Weber State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 18 nationally in scoring at home.
Montana won its last outing, a 78-58 result against North Dakota on February 9. They covered in that game as a 12-point favorite. Montana cruised to victory on Saturday, running North Dakota out of the gym and running up a 78-58 score at Dahlberg Arena.
Weber State was a 56-40 winner in their most recent outing at home against Idaho State. They earned a push of the 16-point spread as favorites. Kyle Tresnak scored 15 points leading the Wildcats to a 56-40 victory over Idaho State at Dee Events Center on Monday.
Montana Grizzlies Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 7-3
Before playing Idaho State are 8-2
After playing North Dakota are 4-0
After a win are 10-0
Weber State Wildcats Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 8-2
Before playing Montana State are 7-3
After playing Idaho State are 9-1
After a win are 9-1
A few Grizzlies at Wildcats trends to consider:
Montana is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Montana is 5-0-1 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Montana's last 5 games when playing on the road against Weber State
Montana is 1-8 ATS in its last 9 games when playing on the road against Weber State
Weber State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Weber State is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games when playing at home against Montana
Weber State is 13-2 SU in its last 15 games
Weber State is 4-0-1 ATS in its last 5 games
Montana at Idaho State, Saturday, February 16
Weber State home to Montana State, Saturday, February 16