William & Mary Tribe vs Miami (Ohio) RedHawks Point Spread: Betting Preview Hints At Winner
Miami (Ohio) RedHawks vs William & Mary Tribe Odds
The William & Mary Tribe will try to pay off for their supporters on Wednesday when they play host to the Miami (Ohio) RedHawks at Kaplan Arena in NCAA basketball action.
William & Mary battles the RedHawks, currently sitting with a 1-2 mark (0-2 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 0-0 for the Tribe and 1-0 for the RedHawks.
The visitors opened as 8-point underdogs in this one at most sportsbooks tracked at Odds Shark, including Bovada. The total was set to open a bit later (check out GTbets.eu for the latest situation(.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Tribe - RedHawks odds would favor the RedHawks if the lines were set according to our power ranks. William & Mary is rated No. 323 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Miami (Ohio) is at No. 259. Mathematical models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 84-49 win for the Tribe.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and William & Mary has the nation's No. 103-rated offensive output, at 74.3 PPG. The visiting RedHawks defense ranks No. 310 allowing on average 77 PPG. The Tribe FG% has averaged 50% so far, more than the RedHawks marksmen have achieved on the year, 34.3% per game.
Defensively, Miami (Ohio) features the nation's No. 329-rated defense on the road, allowing 88.5 points per game. William & Mary, meanwhile, comes in at No. 221 nationally in scoring at home.
Miami (Ohio) was an 80-39 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Louisville. They failed to cover the 25-point spread as underdogs. Miami (Ohio) was crushed on Sunday, getting blown out by Louisville and falling by an 80-39 score at KFC Yum! Center.
William & Mary won its last outing, an 83-61 result against High Point on November 17. William & Mary cruised to victory on Saturday, running High Point out of the gym and running up an 83-61 score at Millis Center.
Miami (Ohio) RedHawks Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing James Madison are 1-0
After playing Louisville are 1-0
After a loss are 4-6
William & Mary Tribe Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 2-8
Before playing Wake Forest are 2-0
After playing High Point are 1-1
After a win are 2-8
A few RedHawks at Tribe trends to consider:
Miami (Ohio) is 1-6 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
Miami (Ohio) is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
William & Mary is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
William & Mary is 8-17 SU in its last 25 games at home
William & Mary is 5-13 SU in its last 18 games
Miami (Ohio) home to James Madison, Saturday, November 24
William & Mary at Wake Forest, Friday, November 23