Kent State vs. Wright State - 12/8/18 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Wright State Raiders (4-5) at Kent State Golden Flashes (7-1)
College Basketball: Saturday, December 8, 2018 at 4:00 pm (Memorial A )
The Line: Kent State Golden Flashes -3 -- Over/Under: 144.5 See the Latest Odds
The Kent State Golden Flashes host the Wright State Raiders in a non-conference college basketball tilt.
The Wright State Raiders need a momentum boost after a 65-62 defeat to Miami (OH) has the team looking at losses in four of five. Wright State managed only 21 first half points with the Redhawks 44.4%-41.7% edge in shooting and six more shots being decisive.
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The Raiders saw the twosome of Billy Wampler and Skyelar Potter net 17 points each and combine for eight rebounds on 10-24 from the field and 7-9 at the line. Loudon Love gave Wright State eight points, four boards and three blocks on 4-7 accuracy followed by Cole Gentry with seven points, three yanks and three assists.
The Kent State Golden Flashes improved to 7-1 with a 78-67 victory versus Norfolk State as an eleven point home favorite. The Golden Flashes held a small 44.6%-43.1% edge in marksmanship with five more looks and a decisive 10-25 from beyond the arc.
Philip Whittington paced a balanced Kent State offense with 16 points and nine rebounds while Jaylin Walker added 15 points, five pulls and four assists on 5-12. The Golden Flashes received 14 points from Antonio Williams on 5-9 accuracy with Jalen Avery and CJ Williamson combining for 20 points.
Wright State Raiders are 7-1 ATS in their last 8 games following a straight up loss and Wright State
Raiders are 8-3-1 ATS in their last 12 games following a ATS loss and Wright State Raiders are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 road games. Over is 6-2-1 in Kent State Golden Flashes last 9 non-conference games and over is 3-1-1 in Kent State Golden Flashes last 5 games following a straight up win and under is 11-5 in Kent State Golden Flashes last 16 Saturday games.
I have to say Wright State is a bit perplexing as of late but this a spot they need to right the ship…