Winthrop Eagles visit Wofford Terriers in NCAA Basketball wagering battle
Winthrop Eagles vs Wofford Terriers Odds
The Wofford Terriers will try to pay off for their supporters on Wednesday when they play host to the Winthrop Eagles at Benjamin Johnson Arena in NCAA basketball action.
The Terriers are 2-5 so far on the season, and 3-2 ATS vs. the number. The Eagles, meanwhile, are 2-2 and 0-0 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Wofford go 0-0 and the Eagles go 0-0 on the totals.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Terriers at No. 92 and the Eagles at No. 110 heading into this contest. Handicapping models at Odds Shark project a 63-57 result in favor of the Eagles.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Wofford's No. 316 nationally ranked offense (58.3 points per game) against a Eagles defense that sits as the No. 68 at 59.8 PPG. The Terriers have been averaging 36% from the field, less than the Eagles have managed so far this season (40.5% on average).
Defensively, Winthrop features the nation's No. 122-rated defense on the road, allowing 66 points per game. Wofford, meanwhile, comes in at No. 193 nationally in scoring at home.
Winthrop won its last outing, a 59-35 result against Lenoir-Rhyne on November 20. Winthrop cruised to victory on Tuesday, running Lenoir-Rhyne out of the gym and running up a 59-35 score at Winthrop Coliseum.
Last time out for Wofford, they were a 49-37 loser as they battled UNC Wilmington on the road. They failed to cover in the match as a 1-point underdog. The Terriers endured a 49-37 loss at the hands of the Seahawks on Saturday, despite a 13-point effort from Spencer Collins at Trask Coliseum.
Wofford Terriers Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5
A few Eagles at Terriers trends to consider:
Wofford is 12-2 SU in its last 14 games at home
Wofford is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
Winthrop at James Madison, Saturday, December 1
Wofford home to Gardner-Webb, Wednesday, December 5