The Northern Kentucky Norse and Green Bay Phoenix meet Saturday in college basketball action at the Resch Center. The Northern Kentucky Norse look for their 11th win. The Green Bay Phoenix look for their third win.
The Northern Kentucky Norse are averaging 66.8 points on 42.6 percent shooting and allowing 64.2 points on 43.1 percent shooting. Marques Warrick is averaging 19.2 points and 2.7 rebounds, while Sam Vinson is averaging 9.9 points and 2.9 assists. Xavier Rhodes is dishing 3.2 assists and Trevon Faulkner is grabbing 3.4 rebounds. The Northern Kentucky Norse are shooting 33 percent from beyond the arc and 66.3 percent from the free throw line. The Northern Kentucky Norse are allowing 39 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 31.1 rebounds per game.
The Green Bay Phoenix are averaging 60.3 points on 41.7 percent shooting and allowing 77.3 points on 49.9 percent shooting. Cade Meyer is averaging 11.7 points and 0.8 assists, while Zae Blake is averaging 10.4 points and 3.6 rebounds. Clarence Cummings III is dishing 1.6 assists and Brock Heffner is grabbing 2.4 rebounds. The Green Bay Phoenix are shooting 28.5 percent from beyond the arc and 70.3 percent from the free throw line. The Green Bay Phoenix are allowing 36.6 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 24.8 rebounds per game.
The Norse are 0-5 ATS in their last 5 road games and 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games overall. The Phoenix are 2-7 ATS in their last 9 home games and 8-20 ATS in their last 28 games overall. The under is 6-2 in Norse last 8 road games. The over is 4-0 in Phoenix last 4 overall. The road team is 6-2 ATS in the last 8 meetings.
The Green Bay Phoenix are easily one of the worst college basketball teams in the country, and they don't cover spreads despite being underdogs nightly. Green Bay even loses at home by an average of 9.4 points. At this point, it doesn't matter where the game is played or who the opponent is, fade Green Bay. Give me the Northern Kentucky Norse.