Western Illinois at Nebraska-Omaha
|Date & Time||Wednesday February 20, 2019, 8:00 PM (EST)|
Nebraska Omaha -9 / over-under: 152
The Western Illinois Leatherneck take the hardwood at the Nebraska Omaha Mavericks in college basketball action.
The Western Illinois Leathernecks look for a bounce back from an 80-67 defeat to visiting South Dakota on Saturday as a one point favorite.
Western Illinois has dropped four straight games and are fighting to stay out of the Summit League basement with the end of the season two weeks away.
Kobe Webster topped the Leathernecks with 16 points and seven rebounds with CJ Duff tossing in another 15 points.
Brandon Gilbeck gave Western Illinois ten points and seven boards followed by Ben Pyle chipped in with nine points.
The Nebraska Omaha Mavericks are looking for another win after upending Purdue-Fort Wayne 74-71 on Saturday as a 3.5 point favorite.
Surging Nebraska Omaha has won four in a row to climb to second in the conference with four games remaining in the season.
Zach Johnson starred for the Mavericks pouring in 27 points and hauling in ten rebounds while Matt Pile added 14 points and seven boards.
JT Gibson gave Nebraska Omaha eleven points and three yanks followed by Mitchell Hahn with another eleven points and six boards.
Western Illinois Leathernecks are 1-7 ATS in their last 8 road games and Western Illinois Leathernecks are 0-3-1 ATS in their last 4 games overall.
Nebraska Omaha Mavericks are 7-1 ATS in their last 8 games overall and Nebraska Omaha
Mavericks are 7-1 ATS in their last 8 vs. Summit.
Western Illinois Leathernecks are 1-4 ATS in the last 5 meetings and road team is 4-0 ATS in the last 4 meetings.
The line looks about right but I’ll go with the potential of the Mavericks…