Cleveland State Vikings (13-4) vs. Wright State Raiders (11-9)
January 28, 2022 9:00 pm EDT
The Line: Wright State Raiders -2 / Cleveland State Vikings +2; Over/Under: -150.5
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The Cleveland State Vikings and Wright State Raiders meet Friday in college basketball action at the Nutter Center. The Cleveland State Vikings look for a win after winning seven of their last eight games. The Wright State Raiders look for a win after winning nine of their last 11 games.
The Cleveland State Vikings are averaging 74.6 points on 46.8 percent shooting and allowing 68.9 points on 41.8 percent shooting. D’Moi Hodge is averaging 15.6 points and 2.9 rebounds, while Torrey Patton is averaging 13.2 points and 4.1 assists. Tre Gomillion is grabbing 5 rebounds and Deante Johnson is dishing 2.4 assists. The Cleveland State Vikings are shooting 32 percent from beyond the arc and 65.1 percent from the free throw line. The Cleveland State Vikings are allowing 32.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33.2 rebounds per game.
The Wright State Raiders are averaging 75.8 points on 46.5 percent shooting and allowing 73.8 points on 45.2 percent shooting. Tanner Holden is averaging 20.7 points and 6.6 rebounds, while Grant Basile is averaging 17.5 points and 9 rebounds. Trey Calvin is the third double-digit scorer and Tim Finke is grabbing 5.6 rebounds. The Wright State Raiders are shooting 31.2 percent from beyond the arc and 77.3 percent from the free throw line. The Wright State Raiders are allowing 33.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 32.2 rebounds per game.
The Vikings are 11-5 ATS in their last 16 road games and 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games overall. The Raiders are 2-8 ATS in their last 10 home games and 6-18 ATS in their last 24 games overall. The under is 4-0 in Vikings last 4 overall. The over is 7-3 in Raiders last 10 home games.
You could make an argument for either side given that both teams are playing some of their best ball, but the Wright State Raiders have really picked things up offensively, and they win at home by an average of 9.1 points. The Cleveland State Vikings lose in the underdog role by an average of 8.7 points. The home team has won seven of the last 10 meetings. Give me Wright State.