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Wake Forest vs Appalachian State Basketball Prediction, Best Bets, Spread & Odds - March 20

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Wake Forest vs Appalachian State Basketball Prediction, Best Bets, Spread & Odds - March 20

The Wake Forest Demon Deacons (20-13) take on the Appalachian State Mountaineers (27-6) on March 20, 2024. The matchup airs on ESPN+.

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Wake Forest vs. Appalachian State Game Info and Odds

  • Game Day: Wednesday, March 20, 2024
  • Game Time: 8:00 PM ET
  • TV Channel: ESPN+
  • Location: Winston-Salem, North Carolina
  • Arena: Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum

Wake Forest vs. Appalachian State Picks and Prediction

All college basketball win probability predictions and picks are according to numberFire.
Prediction: Wake Forest win (67.3%)

Before making a bet on Wednesday's Wake Forest-Appalachian State spread (Wake Forest -7.5) or total (147.5 points), check out the betting insights and trends below.

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Wake Forest vs. Appalachian State: ATS Betting Stats and Trends

  • Wake Forest has put together a 17-16-0 ATS record so far this year.
  • Appalachian State is 19-12-0 ATS this year.
  • Appalachian State covers the spread when it is a 7.5-point underdog or more 100% of the time. That's more often than Wake Forest covers as a favorite of 7.5 or more (60%).
  • The Demon Deacons have done a better job covering the spread in home games (12-5-0) than they have in road tilts (3-8-0).
  • Against the spread, the Mountaineers have performed better at home (9-4-0) than away (7-5-0).

Wake Forest vs. Appalachian State: Moneyline Betting Stats

  • Wake Forest has won in 19, or 82.6%, of the 23 contests it has been named as the moneyline favorite in this year.
  • This season, the Demon Deacons have come away with a win nine times in 10 chances when named as a favorite of at least -330 or shorter on the moneyline.
  • Appalachian State has won three of the four games it was listed as the moneyline underdog this season (75%).
  • The Mountaineers have played as a moneyline underdog of +260 or longer in just one game this season, which they won.
  • Wake Forest has an implied victory probability of 76.7% according to the moneyline set for this matchup.

Wake Forest vs. Appalachian State Head-to-Head Comparison

  • Wake Forest has a +255 scoring differential, topping opponents by 7.7 points per game. It is putting up 78.2 points per game to rank 61st in college basketball and is giving up 70.5 per contest to rank 129th in college basketball.
  • Hunter Sallis' 18.1 points per game lead Wake Forest and rank 80th in the nation.
  • Appalachian State has a +393 scoring differential, topping opponents by 12.0 points per game. It is putting up 78.5 points per game, 59th in college basketball, and is allowing 66.5 per outing to rank 34th in college basketball.
  • Donovan Gregory leads Appalachian State, averaging 13.2 points per game (503rd in college basketball).
  • The Demon Deacons prevail in the rebound battle by an average of 1.4 boards. They are recording 34.0 rebounds per game (259th in college basketball) compared to their opponents' 32.6 per outing.
  • Efton Reid's 7.7 rebounds per game lead the Demon Deacons and rank 110th in college basketball play.
  • The Mountaineers win the rebound battle by 5.5 boards on average. They collect 41.9 rebounds per game, fifth in college basketball, while their opponents grab 36.4.
  • Tre'Von Spillers tops the Mountaineers with 8.8 rebounds per game (49th in college basketball).
  • Wake Forest's 102.8 points per 100 possessions on offense rank 32nd in college basketball, and the 92.6 points it allows per 100 possessions rank 172nd in college basketball.
  • The Mountaineers rank 120th in college basketball with 97.6 points scored per 100 possessions, and fifth defensively with 82.7 points conceded per 100 possessions.

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