Davidson on road at Wichita State
The Davidson Wildcats will be up against the undefeated Wichita State Shockers on Sunday afternoon as those schools meet in hoops betting action at the Charles Koch Arena.
Davidson fell 91-74 at home against Wichita State when those schools last met back in February 2012, with the Shockers easily covering the 3-point spread on the road in that contest. That game was an OVER result on the hoops totals.
The Wildcats will look to vanquish their hosts on Sunday, as they are 3-7 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Shockers are 7-1-1 ATS. Davidson is 5-4 against the total, while Wichita State is 4-5 versus the number.
The Wildcats were listed as 19-point underdogs at many online sportsbooks, including Sportsbook.ag.
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 276-rated Davidson taking on the No. 14-rated Shockers in this contest.
Last time out for Davidson, they were a 97-85 loser as they battled North Carolina on the road. They covered in the match as a 18-point underdog. Brian Sullivan chucked in a team-high 33 points for Davidson on Saturday, but they still came up short in losing 97-85 at Dean Smith Center.
Wichita State was a 77-66 winner in its last match at home against North Carolina Central. The Shockers grabbed a 77-66 win over the Eagles on Sunday, behind a 19-point effort from Darius Carter at Charles Koch Arena.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Wichita State's No. 76 nationally ranked offense (77.08 points per game) against a Wildcats defense that sits as the No. 252 at 81.75 PPG. The Shockers have been averaging 45.83% from the field, more than the Wildcats have managed so far this season (43.17% on average).
A few Wildcats at Shockers trends to consider:
Davidson is 4-9 SU in its last 13 games
Davidson is 2-7 SU in its last 9 games on the road
Wichita State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Wichita State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Davidson home to College of Charleston, Wednesday, January 1st
Wichita State at Southern Illinois, Thursday, January 2nd