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Dayton vs VCU Basketball Prediction, Best Bets, Spread & Odds - March 8

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Dayton vs VCU Basketball Prediction, Best Bets, Spread & Odds - March 8

The Dayton Flyers (23-6, 13-4 A-10) aim to extend a 16-game home winning streak when they host the VCU Rams (19-11, 11-6 A-10) on March 8, 2024.

Before you place your bet on this game at FanDuel Sportsbook, here are the NCAA basketball odds and spreads you need to know.

Dayton vs. VCU Game Info and Odds

  • Game Day: Friday, March 8, 2024
  • Game Time: 7:00 PM ET
  • TV Channel: ESPN2
  • Location: Dayton, Ohio
  • Arena: UD Arena

Check out these betting insights and trends before you wager on Friday's Dayton-VCU spread (Dayton -7.5) or total (134.5 points).

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Dayton vs. VCU: ATS Betting Stats and Trends

  • Dayton has won 16 games against the spread this season, while failing to cover 13 times.
  • VCU has won 18 games against the spread this season, while failing to cover 12 times.
  • Dayton (8-8) covers a lower percentage of games when it is favored by 7.5 points or more this season (50%) than VCU (1-0) does as a 7.5+-point underdog (100%).
  • The Flyers have a worse record against the spread in home games (6-8-0) than they do in away games (7-4-0).
  • The Rams' winning percentage against the spread at home is .579 (11-8-0). On the road, it is .625 (5-3-0).
  • Dayton has covered the spread nine times in 17 conference games.
  • VCU is 10-7-0 against the spread in A-10 play this year.

Dayton vs. VCU: Moneyline Betting Stats

  • Dayton has come away with 19 wins in the 23 contests it has been listed as the moneyline favorite in this season.
  • The Flyers have been a -360 moneyline favorite on 16 occasions this season and won every game.
  • VCU has gone 3-6 in games it was listed as the moneyline underdog (winning 33.3% of those games).
  • The Rams have played as a moneyline underdog of +280 or longer in just one game this season, which they lost.
  • The moneyline set for this matchup implies Dayton has a 78.3% chance of walking away with the win.

Dayton vs. VCU Head-to-Head Comparison

  • Dayton outscores opponents by 9.1 points per game (scoring 74.8 per game to rank 142nd in college basketball while giving up 65.7 per contest to rank 26th in college basketball) and has a +265 scoring differential overall.
  • Daron Holmes is 31st in the nation with a team-high 20.1 points per game.
  • VCU's +153 scoring differential (outscoring opponents by 5.1 points per game) is a result of putting up 71.9 points per game (236th in college basketball) while giving up 66.8 per contest (48th in college basketball).
  • Max Shulga's team-leading 15.0 points per game rank him 284th in the nation.
  • The Flyers prevail in the rebound battle by an average of 1.5 boards. They are recording 33.9 rebounds per game (272nd in college basketball) compared to their opponents' 32.4 per contest.
  • Holmes leads the Flyers with 8.2 rebounds per game (78th in college basketball play).
  • The Rams prevail in the rebound battle by an average of 2.9 boards. They are pulling down 35.7 rebounds per game (152nd in college basketball) compared to their opponents' 32.8.
  • Toibu Lawal tops the Rams with 5.9 rebounds per game (362nd in college basketball).
  • Dayton scores 103.8 points per 100 possessions (25th in college basketball), while allowing 91.1 points per 100 possessions (130th in college basketball).
  • The Rams average 97.1 points per 100 possessions on offense (135th in college basketball), and give up 90.2 points per 100 possessions (107th in college basketball).

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