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March 2, 7:00 PM | WVU Colliseum

Connecticut Huskies vs West Virginia Mountaineers Odds

21-7TEAM RECORD18-10

A key college battle sees the visiting Huskies travelling to West Virginia Wednesday to take on the Mountaineers on Wednesday.

The Huskies will try to spoil to the party on Wednesday; they are 13-9 ATS against the number this season, while the Mountaineers are 10-14 ATS. Connecticut is 10-12 on the totals; West Virginia is 11-13.

View Connecticut vs West Virginia Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
The Mountaineers are listed as 4.5-point favorites at most sportsbooks tracked by Odds Shark.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 12-rated Connecticut taking on the No. 11-rated Mountaineers in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 76-74 win for the Huskies on Wednesday.


How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Huskies rank No. 9 in NCAA Division 1 with 40.5 per game. That compares with West Virginia’s No. 57 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where West Virginia is college basketball's No. 156-ranked team at 6.2 per game, while the Huskies rate No. 145 with 6.3 per game.

Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Connecticut owns the country's No. 164-rated mark, allowing 70.4 points per game on the highway. West Virginia, on the other hand, rates No. 109 in scoring at home.

Connecticut was a 67-59 winner in its last match on the road against Cincinnati. They covered the 3.5–point spread as underdogs. The Huskies grabbed a 67-59 win over the Bearcats on Sunday, behind a 17-point effort from Jeremy Lamb at Fifth Third Arena.

West Virginia won its last outing, a 65-54 result against Rutgers on February 27. They covered in that game as a 4-point favorite. The Mountaineers grabbed a 65-54 win over the Scarlet Knights on Sunday, behind a 15-point effort from Darryl Bryant at Louis Brown Athletic Center.

Connecticut Huskies Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 9-1
Before playing Notre Dame are 8-2
After playing Cincinnati are 5-1
After a win are 6-4

West Virginia Mountaineers Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Louisville are 7-1
After playing Rutgers are 3-7
After a win are 4-6

A few Huskies at Mountaineers trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Connecticut's last 5 games on the road
Connecticut is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against West Virginia
Connecticut is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games on the road
West Virginia is 21-4 SU in its last 25 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of West Virginia's last 11 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of West Virginia's last 6 games when playing Connecticut
West Virginia is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games at home

Next up:
Connecticut home to Notre Dame, Saturday, March 5
West Virginia home to Louisville, Saturday, March 5