Western Michigan Broncos host MD-Eastern Shore Hawks in college basketball action
MD-Eastern Shore Hawks vs Western Michigan Broncos Odds
The visiting MD-Eastern Shore Hawks hope to send their backers to the pay window on Saturday as they look to cover the spread at Sun Dome against the Western Michigan Broncos.
Sun Dome is the location for this game, which makes it a neutral-site matchup.
The Broncos currently sports a 2-1 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 1-1 ATS. The Hawks are 0-4 and 1-0 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Broncos produce a 0-0 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Hawks have gone 0-0 against the number.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 88-rated Broncos and the No. 252-ranked Hawks, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 81-51 result in favor of the Broncos.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Western Michigan's No. 130-rated squad against MD-Eastern Shore's No. 219-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Western Michigan rates No. 135 in the country with 6.7 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 266 nationally with 4.5 per match.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, MD-Eastern Shore owns the country's No. 219-rated mark, allowing 72 points per game on the highway. Western Michigan, on the other hand, rates No. 65 in scoring at home.
In their last action, MD-Eastern Shore was a 78-59 loser on the road against South Florida. They covered the 21-point spread as underdogs. Ron Spencer scored 14 points in a futile effort to lead the Hawks to a win (they lost 78-59 to South Florida at Sun Dome on Friday).
Western Michigan was an 81-71 winner in its last match on the road against Loyola of Chicago. They covered the 5-point spread as underdogs. Ben Averkamp scored 24 points in a futile effort to lead the Ramblers to a win (they lost 81-71 to Western Michigan at Sun Dome on Friday).
Western Michigan Broncos Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
After playing Loyola of Chicago are 6-2
After a win are 3-7
A few Hawks at Broncos trends to consider:
Western Michigan is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
MD-Eastern Shore at Loyola of Chicago, Sunday, November 18
Western Michigan at South Florida, Sunday, November 18