Badgers set to take on the Panthers
The Wisconsin Badgers are 5-0 SU but just 2-3 ATS in their past five games against the Wisconsin-Milwaukee Panthers as those schools hit the hardwood at Kohl Center on Wednesday.
In last year's game between the schools Wisconsin cruised to a 74-53 home victory but failed to cover the big 26-point spread on the college basketball betting lines at the sportsbooks. That game turned out to be an OVER result.
The Panthers will look to vanquish their hosts on Wednesday, as they are 7-2 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Badgers are 5-4-1 ATS. Wisc-Milwaukee is 5-3 against the total, while Wisconsin is 5-4 versus the number.
Sportsbooks such as BetOnline had set the Badgers as -19-point favorites on the opening line for this contest. It may have moved, check for updates.
This game matches up the No. 15 (Badgers) and the No. 114 (Panthers) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank.
Last time out for Wisc-Milwaukee, they were a 73-67 winner as they battled Bradley at home. They covered in the match as a 3.5-point favorite. The Panthers grabbed a 73-67 win over the Braves on Saturday, behind a 17-point effort from Austin Arians at U.S. Cellular Arena.
Wisconsin was a 70-64 winner in their most recent outing at home against Marquette. They failed to cover the 9.5-point spread as favorites. Wisconsin got 20 points and 10 rebounds from Sam Dekker en route to a 70-64 victory over Marquette on Saturday at Kohl Center.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Wisconsin's No. 191-rated squad against Wisc-Milwaukee's No. 198-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Wisconsin rates No. 29 in the country with 8.3 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 57 nationally with 7.55 per match.
A few Panthers at Badgers trends to consider:
Wisc-Milwaukee is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Wisc-Milwaukee is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Wisc-Milwaukee is 6-17 SU in its last 23 games on the road
Wisc-Milwaukee is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing Wisconsin
Wisconsin is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games
Wisconsin is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Wisconsin is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Wisconsin is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Wisc-Milwaukee
Wisc-Milwaukee at Northeastern, Saturday, December 21st
Wisconsin at Eastern Kentucky, Saturday, December 14th