Weber State Wildcats vs Northern Colorado Bears Betting Matchup Report
Northern Colorado Bears vs Weber State Wildcats Odds
Dee Events Center features an NCAA basketball betting clash between the host Weber State Wildcats and the visiting Northern Colorado Bears in college hoops action on Thursday.
The Wildcats sit at 7-3 (3-4 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Bears are currently 3-7 (1-7 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Weber State is 2-3 OU, and Northern Colorado is 4-2 OU.
If you were backing the visitors in this one, the Bears were listed as 12-point underdogs earlier in the day at Bovada.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 13-rated Wildcats and the No. 73-ranked Bears, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 87-69 result in favor of the Wildcats.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Weber State's No. 93-rated squad against Northern Colorado's No. 136-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Weber State rates No. 104 in the country with 6.9 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 127 nationally with 6.6 per match.
Defensively, Northern Colorado features the nation's No. 164-rated defense on the road, allowing 70.1 points per game. Weber State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 8 nationally in scoring at home.
Last time out for Northern Colorado, they were a 51-50 loser as they battled Southern Utah on the road. They failed to cover in the match as a 1.5-point favorite. The Bears endured a 51-50 loss at the hands of the Thunderbirds on Saturday, despite a 12-point effort from Derrick Barden at Centrum Arena.
Weber State was a 110-45 winner in their most recent outing at home against U of the Southwest. Weber State cruised to victory on Saturday, running U of the Southwest out of the gym and running up a 110-45 score at Dee Events Center.
Northern Colorado Bears Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 2-5
Before playing Idaho State are 7-3
After playing Southern Utah are 1-0
After a loss are 3-7
Weber State Wildcats Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
After playing U of the Southwest are 0-1
After a win are 5-5
A few Bears at Wildcats trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Northern Colorado's last 5 games when playing on the road against Weber State
Northern Colorado is 1-6 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
Northern Colorado is 1-9 SU in its last 10 games on the road
Northern Colorado is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Weber State
Weber State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Northern Colorado
Weber State is 23-1 SU in its last 24 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Weber State's last 8 games when playing Northern Colorado
Weber State is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
Northern Colorado at Idaho State, Saturday, January 5
Weber State home to North Dakota, Saturday, January 5