Youngstown State Penguins visit Duquesne Dukes in NCAA Basketball wagering battle
Youngstown State Penguins vs Duquesne Dukes Odds
The Duquesne Dukes will hit the floor running against the visiting Youngstown State Penguins Wednesday, looking to improve their record and boost wagering bankrolls in the process.
The Penguins will try to spoil to the party on Wednesday; they are 2-2 ATS against the number this season, while the Dukes are 1-2 ATS. Youngstown State is 1-1 on the totals; Duquesne is 0-1.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 257 (Dukes) and the No. 221 (Penguins) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank. A 75-63 result in favor of the Penguins has been projected by the scores prediction engine.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Duquesne's No. 103-rated squad against Youngstown State's No. 111-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Duquesne rates No. 144 in the country with 6.5 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 118 nationally with 6.8 per match.
Defensively, Youngstown State features the nation's No. 192-rated defense on the road, allowing 70.7 points per game. Duquesne, meanwhile, comes in at No. 246 nationally in scoring at home.
Last time out for Youngstown State, they were a 69-68 loser as they battled James Madison at home. They failed to cover in the match as a 5-point favorite. Youngstown State got 17 points from Damian Eargle but lost anyway, 69-68, to James Madison on Tuesday at A.J. Palumbo Center.
Last time out for Duquesne, they were a 57-43 loser as they battled North Dakota State at home. They failed to cover in the match as a 1.5-point favorite. Duquesne got 9 points from Andre Marhold but lost anyway, 57-43, to North Dakota State on Tuesday at A.J. Palumbo Center.
Youngstown State Penguins Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 6-4
Before playing Kent State are 4-6
After playing James Madison are 1-1
After a loss are 7-3
Duquesne Dukes Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing Appalachian State are 0-1
After a loss are 5-5
A few Penguins at Dukes trends to consider:
Youngstown State is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
Youngstown State is 5-11 SU in its last 16 games on the road
Duquesne is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
Duquesne is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games at home
Youngstown State home to Kent State, Wednesday, November 28
Duquesne at Appalachian State, Wednesday, November 28