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Big East Tournament - Villanova Wildcats Host the Marquette Golden Eagles in NCAA College Basketball Action

Marquette Golden Eagles


Villanova Wildcats
Thursday, March 12, 2015 12:00 PM ET
Madison Square Garden

The Villanova Wildcats will try to pay off for their supporters and betting fans on Thursday when they play host to the Marquette Golden Eagles at Madison Square Garden in NCAA basketball odds action.

Marquette Golden Eagles vs Villanova Wildcats Opening Odds and Betting Line

The Villanova Wildcats betting line opened as -14-point favorites in this college basketball tilt over at BetOnline but the number may be on the move. Watch for the opening over/under total as well at MyBookie.

Marquette Golden Eagles vs Villanova Wildcats Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Marquette Golden Eagles will try to spoil to the party and cover the point spread on Thursday; they are 15-16 ATS against the betting line this season, while the Villanova Wildcats are 22-9 ATS. Marquette Golden Eagles are 15-15 on betting the total; Villanova Wildcats are 15-16.

The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 321-rated Marquette Golden Eagles taking on the No. 2-rated Villanova Wildcats in this contest.

How Marquette Golden Eagles vs Villanova Wildcats Stats Matchup

Offensively, the game matches up Villanova's No. 16 nationally ranked offense (76.68 points per game) against a Marquette Golden Eagles defense that sits as the No. 134 at 66.48 PPG. The Villanova Wildcats have been averaging 46.84% from the field, more than the Golden Eagles have managed so far this season (43.8% on average).

Recent Outings Betting Recap

The Golden Eagles blew out Seton Hall on Wednesday, running up a 20+ point victory in a 78-56 win at Madison Square Garden.

The Wildcats blew out St. John's on Saturday, running up a 20+ point victory in a 105-68 win at Villanova Pavilion.