Wofford Terriers take on Bulldogs in NCAA basketball test
Wofford Terriers vs Samford Bulldogs Odds
Wofford pays a visit to Samford on Thursday, hoping to send the Bulldogs to a loss while covering the college basketball spread at Pete Hanna Center.
The Terriers will try to spoil to the party on Thursday; they are 10-10-1 ATS against the number this season, while the Bulldogs are 12-8-1 ATS. Wofford is 6-9-1 on the totals; Samford is 6-9-1.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 206-rated Wofford taking on the No. 335-rated Bulldogs in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 61-56 win for the Terriers on Thursday.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Samford's No. 300 nationally ranked offense (61.8 points per game) against a Terriers defense that sits as the No. 41 at 60.3 PPG. The Bulldogs have been averaging 44.3% from the field, more than the Terriers have managed so far this season (39.2% on average).
Defensively, Wofford features the nation's No. 64-rated defense on the road, allowing 64.4 points per game. Samford, meanwhile, comes in at No. 299 nationally in scoring at home.
Wofford lost its last outing, a 57-56 result against Western Carolina on February 11. They covered in that game as a 3-point underdog. Spencer Collins scored 20 points in a futile effort to lead the Terriers to a win (they lost 57-56 to Western Carolina at Ramsey Center on Monday).
Samford was a 62-59 loser in its last match on the road against Chattanooga. They earned a push of the 3-point spread as underdogs. Raijon Kelly scored 19 points in a futile effort to lead the Bulldogs to a win (they lost 62-59 to Chattanooga at McKenzie Arena on Monday).
Wofford Terriers Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 5-5
Before playing Chattanooga are 4-6
After playing Western Carolina are 2-8
After a loss are 4-6
Samford Bulldogs Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 3-7
Before playing Furman are 2-7
After playing Chattanooga are 3-7
After a loss are 4-6
A few Terriers at Bulldogs trends to consider:
Wofford is 1-5-1 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
Wofford is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Samford is 8-1-1 ATS in its last 10 games
Samford is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
Samford is 1-4-1 ATS in its last 6 games when playing Wofford
Samford is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games when playing Wofford
Wofford home to Chattanooga, Saturday, February 16
Samford at Furman, Saturday, February 16