Wright State vs. Wisc-Green Bay - 2/2/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Wisc-Green Bay Phoenix (17-5) at Wright State Raiders (11-11)
College Basketball: Monday, February 2, 2015 at 8:00 pm (Nutter Center)
The Line: Wright State Raiders +6 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Green Bay Phoenix and Wright State Raiders meet Sunday night at the Nutter Center.
The Green Bay Phoenix have won five of their last seven games and are chasing a Horizon title. On the season, Green Bay is averaging 66.5 points on 45.9 percent shooting and is allowing 59.6 points on 40.1 percent shooting. Keifer Sykes is averaging 18.9 points and four assists while Greg Mays is averaging 11.2 points and 4.8 rebounds. Carrington Love is the third player averaging double-digit points and Jordan Fouse is grabbing 7.4 rebounds. The Green Bay Phoenix have five players averaging at least 6.9 points, and they’re shooting 61.9 percent from the line and 30.7 percent from deep. Defensively, Green Bay is allowing 32 percent shooting from deep and has given up 67 or less points in eight of its last 10 games.
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The Wright State Raiders return from a three-game road trip and hope to top a .500 record. On the season, Wright State is averaging 64.1 points on 42.5 percent shooting and is allowing 68 points on 44.8 percent shooting. Joe Thomasson is averaging 10.1 points and 3.1 assists while Chrishawn Hopkins is averaging 8.9 points and 3.3 rebounds. Grant Benzinger is grabbing 2.7 rebounds and Michael Karena is grabbing 50.4 percent shooting. The Wright State Raiders have five players averaging at least 6.8 points, and they’re shooting 69.7 percent from the line and 34.5 percent from beyond the arc. Defensively, Wright State is allowing 34.5 percent shooting from deep and has given up 67 or less points in five of its last six games.
The Phoenix are 40-19 ATS in their last 59 games following a S.U. loss and 5-1 ATS in their last 6 Monday games. The Raiders are 12-5 ATS in their last 17 games following a ATS loss and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games overall. Phoenix are 5-2-1 ATS in the last 8 meetings in Wright State.
The Wisc-Green Bay Phoenix have been one of the top covering teams for quite some time and are the better team of the two in this matchup. Take the Phoenix and the chalk.