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College Basketball Point Spread Betting Line Favors Elon Phoenix in Battle with UNC Greensboro Spartans

The Elon Phoenix will hit the floor running against the away UNC Greensboro Spartans Saturday, looking to improve their record and boost betting bankrolls by covering the point spread in the process.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

On the opening NCAA basketball betting line for this matchup, Elon sat as -8-point favorites over at MyBookie. Also, check out the current over/under betting total for points scored, which often goes up first at online sportsbook BetOnline

UNC Greensboro Spartans vs Elon Phoenix Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Elon Phoenix bring a 7-3 record (3-1 ATS) to this tilt against the 4-6 Spartans, who are 2-2 ATS. Those OVER/UNDER betting have witnessed Elon go 3-1 so far and the UNC Greensboro Spartans go 1-3.

The Phoenix - Spartans odds would favor the Spartans if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Elon is rated No. 115 in the current Odds Shark poll, while UNC Greensboro is at No. 83.

Statistical Matchup

Offensively, the game matches up Elon's No. 37 nationally ranked offense (82.9 points per game) against a UNC Greensboro Spartans defense that sits as the No. 148 at 70.6 PPG. The Elon Phoenix have been averaging 44.13% from the field, more than the Spartans have managed so far this season (42.83% on average).

Recent Outings Betting Recap

UNC Greensboro got 25 points from Kayel Locke but lost anyway, 81-71, to Wake Forest on Tuesday at Joel Coliseum.

The Phoenix got 22 points from Tanner Samson as Elon ran past Alabama State 91-74 on Wednesday at Alumni Gym.

Betting Trends
  • UNC Greensboro is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games
  • UNC Greensboro is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
  • UNC Greensboro is 1-9-1 ATS in its last 11 games when playing Elon
  • UNC Greensboro is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing Elon
  • Elon is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
  • Elon is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
  • Elon is 9-1-1 ATS in its last 11 games when playing UNC Greensboro
  • Elon is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing UNC Greensboro

Next Betting Matchups

UNC Greensboro at North Carolina State, Tuesday, December 22nd
Elon at UNC Asheville, Monday, December 21st