Wright State Raiders vs Wisc-Green Bay Phoenix Point Spread: Betting Preview Hints At Winner
Wisc-Green Bay Phoenix vs Wright State Raiders Odds
The visiting Wisc-Green Bay Phoenix hope to send their backers to the pay window on Thursday as they look to cover the spread at Nutter Center against the Wright State Raiders.
The Raiders currently sports a 9-4 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 7-3 ATS. The Phoenix are 6-7 and 6-5 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Raiders produce a 4-2 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Phoenix have gone 1-5 against the number.
On the opening NCAA basketball line for this matchup, Wright State sat as 3-point favorites over at 5Dimes. Also, check out the current total, which often goes up first at online sportsbook BetOnline.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Raiders - Phoenix odds would favor the Phoenix if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Wright State is rated No. 244 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Wisc-Green Bay is at No. 181. Mathematical models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 68-65 win for the Raiders.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Wright State's No. 289 nationally ranked offense (62 points per game) against a Phoenix defense that sits as the No. 139 at 64.5 PPG. The Raiders have been averaging 43.3% from the field, more than the Phoenix have managed so far this season (42.7% on average).
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Wisc-Green Bay owns the country's No. 234-rated mark, allowing 73.7 points per game on the highway. Wright State, on the other hand, rates No. 294 in scoring at home.
Wisc-Green Bay was an 84-43 winner in their most recent outing at home against Illinois-Springfield. Wisc-Green Bay cruised to victory on Sunday, running Illinois-Springfield out of the gym and running up an 84-43 score at Resch Center.
Wright State was a 58-49 winner in its last match at home against Mt St Joseph. Jerran Young scored 24 points leading the Raiders to a 58-49 victory over Mt St Joseph at Nutter Center on Sunday.
Wisc-Green Bay Phoenix Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 8-2
Before playing Detroit are 7-3
After a win are 7-3
Wright State Raiders Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 7-3
Before playing Wisc-Milwaukee are 4-6
After a win are 4-6
A few Phoenix at Raiders trends to consider:
Wisc-Green Bay is 4-1-1 ATS in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Wright State
Wisc-Green Bay is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
Wisc-Green Bay is 1-9 SU in its last 10 games when playing on the road against Wright State
Wisc-Green Bay is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Wright State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Wright State is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games when playing at home against Wisc-Green Bay
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Wright State's last 6 games when playing Wisc-Green Bay
Wright State is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Wisc-Green Bay at Detroit, Saturday, January 5
Wright State home to Wisc-Milwaukee, Saturday, January 5