Wright State favored by 6 against Wisc-Milwaukee on Saturday

Wright State RaidersWisc-Milwaukee Panthers
Feb 9, 8:00 PM | U.S. Cellular Arena

Wright State Raiders vs Wisc-Milwaukee Panthers Odds

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The visiting Wright State Raiders hope to send their backers to the pay window on Saturday as they look to cover the spread at U.S. Cellular Arena against the Wisc-Milwaukee Panthers.

Wisc-Milwaukee will face the 16-8 Raiders, who own a 13-8 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Panthers are 8-10 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Raiders are 10-7 favoring the OVER.

View Wright State vs Wisc-Milwaukee Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
On the opening NCAA basketball line for this matchup, Wisc-Milwaukee sat as 6-point underdogs over at 5Dimes. Also, check out the current total, which often goes up first at online sportsbook BetOnline.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Panthers at No. 288 and the Raiders at No. 200 heading into this contest. Handicapping models at Odds Shark project a 67-54 result in favor of the Raiders.

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How They Match Up:
The game also pits Wisc-Milwaukee's No. 300-ranked offense, averaging 61.4 PPG, against a Raiders defense that ranks No. 29 at 58.9 PPG. The Panthers field goal percentage has averaged 37.9% so far, less than the Raiders marksmen have achieved on the year, 43% per game.

Defensively, Wright State features the nation's No. 43-rated defense on the road, allowing 62.5 points per game. Wisc-Milwaukee, meanwhile, comes in at No. 243 nationally in scoring at home.

Wright State was a 70-68 winner in its last match on the road against Wisc-Green Bay. They covered the 5.5-point spread as underdogs. The Raiders got 19 points from JT Yoho as Wright State ran past Wisc-Green Bay 70-68 on Thursday at Resch Center.

In their last action, Wisc-Milwaukee was an 82-74 loser at home against Detroit. They covered the 13-point spread as underdogs. James Haarsma scored 26 points for Wisc-Milwaukee on Thursday, but the Titans managed an 82-74 victory over the Panthers at U.S. Cellular Arena.

Wright State Raiders Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Valparaiso are 4-6
After playing Wisc-Green Bay are 5-5
After a win are 7-3

Wisc-Milwaukee Panthers Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Loyola of Chicago are 7-3
After playing Detroit are 6-4
After a loss are 2-8

A few Raiders at Panthers trends to consider:
Wright State is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Wisc-Milwaukee
Wright State is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Wisc-Milwaukee
Wisc-Milwaukee is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Wright State
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Wisc-Milwaukee's last 5 games when playing Wright State
Wisc-Milwaukee is 2-3-1 ATS in its last 6 games
Wisc-Milwaukee is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing Wright State

Next up:
Wright State home to Valparaiso, Tuesday, February 12
Wisc-Milwaukee home to Loyola of Chicago, Tuesday, February 12