Western Carolina Catamounts host Wofford Terriers in college basketball action
Wofford Terriers vs Western Carolina Catamounts Odds
A key college battle sees the visiting Wofford Terriers travelling to Western Carolina Monday to take on the Catamounts.
The Catamounts sit at 9-15 (10-9-1 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Terriers are currently 10-15 (9-10-1 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Western Carolina is 7-9 OU, and Wofford is 6-8-1 OU.
Bettors looking to back visiting Wofford before tip-off in this one found them as 4-point underdogs over at Sportsbook.ag earlier.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 234-rated Wofford taking on the No. 237-rated Catamounts in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 64-63 win for the Catamounts on Monday.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Western Carolina has the nation's No. 126-rated offensive output, at 69.5 PPG. The visiting Terriers defense ranks No. 44 allowing on average 60.4 PPG. The Catamounts FG% has averaged 44.1% so far, more than the Terriers marksmen have achieved on the year, 39.1% per game.
Defensively, Wofford features the nation's No. 76-rated defense on the road, allowing 64.9 points per game. Western Carolina, meanwhile, comes in at No. 156 nationally in scoring at home.
Last time out for Wofford, they were a 59-50 winner as they battled UNC Greensboro at home. They covered in the match as a 6-point favorite. Wofford got 20 points from Spencer Collins en route to a 59-50 victory over UNC Greensboro on Saturday at Benjamin Johnson Arena.
Western Carolina won its last outing, a 71-62 result against Georgia Southern on February 9. They covered in that game as a 2-point underdog. Western Carolina got 18 points from Brandon Boggs en route to a 71-62 victory over Georgia Southern on Saturday at Hanner Fieldhouse.
Wofford Terriers Trends:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Samford are 5-1
After playing UNC Greensboro are 5-5
After a win are 3-7
Western Carolina Catamounts Trends:
When playing on Monday are 4-6
Before playing UNC Greensboro are 6-4
After playing Georgia Southern are 2-8
After a win are 4-6
A few Terriers at Catamounts trends to consider:
Wofford is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Western Carolina
Wofford is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games when playing on the road against Western Carolina
Wofford is 0-4-1 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
Wofford is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Western Carolina is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing at home against Wofford
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Western Carolina's last 6 games when playing Wofford
Western Carolina is 9-4 SU in its last 13 games at home
Western Carolina is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games at home
Wofford at Samford, Thursday, February 14
Western Carolina at UNC Greensboro, Thursday, February 14