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Wright State vs Northern Kentucky Basketball Prediction, Best Bets, Spread & Odds - Horizon League Tournament

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Wright State vs Northern Kentucky Basketball Prediction, Best Bets, Spread & Odds - Horizon League Tournament

The No. 4 seed Wright State Raiders (18-13, 13-7 Horizon League) take on the No. 5 seed Northern Kentucky Norse (17-14, 12-8 Horizon League) in the Horizon League tournament Thursday at Wright State University Nutter Center, tipping off at 8:00 PM ET. Both teams will try to get one step closer to earning an automatic place in the NCAA Tournament.

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

Wright State vs. Northern Kentucky Game Info and Odds

  • Game Day: Thursday, March 7, 2024
  • Game Time: 8:00 PM ET
  • TV Channel: ESPN+
  • Location: Fairborn, Ohio
  • Arena: Wright State University Nutter Center

Wright State vs. Northern Kentucky Picks and Prediction

All college basketball win probability predictions and picks are according to numberFire.
Prediction: Wright State win (71.8%)

If you are planning on making a wager on Wright State-Northern Kentucky matchup (in which Wright State is a 7.5-point favorite and the total has been set at 160.5 points), below are a few betting trends and insights for Thursday's game.

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Wright State vs. Northern Kentucky: ATS Betting Stats and Trends

  • Wright State has compiled a 13-16-0 ATS record so far this year.
  • Northern Kentucky has covered 16 times in 29 matchups with a spread this year.
  • As a 7.5-point underdog or more in 2023-24, Northern Kentucky is 1-2 against the spread compared to the 4-5 ATS record Wright State racks up as a 7.5-point favorite.
  • When playing at home, the Raiders have a worse record against the spread (4-9-0) compared to their ATS record in road games (7-6-0).
  • This year, the Norse are 7-6-0 at home against the spread (.538 winning percentage). Away, they are 9-7-0 ATS (.562).
  • Wright State has 10 wins against the spread in 20 conference games this season.
  • Northern Kentucky's Horizon League record against the spread is 12-8-0.

Wright State vs. Northern Kentucky: Moneyline Betting Stats

  • Wright State has been the moneyline favorite in 21 games this season and has come away with the win 13 times (61.9%) in those contests.
  • This season, the Raiders have come away with a win seven times in nine chances when named as a favorite of at least -330 or shorter on the moneyline.
  • Northern Kentucky has compiled a 3-13 record in games it was the underdog on the moneyline (winning 18.8% of those games).
  • The Norse have played in three games as a moneyline underdog with odds of +260 or longer without a win.
  • Sportsbooks have implied with the moneyline set for this matchup that Wright State has a 76.7% chance of pulling out a win.

Wright State vs. Northern Kentucky Head-to-Head Comparison

  • Wright State outscores opponents by 5.5 points per game (scoring 86.1 per game to rank fifth in college basketball while allowing 80.6 per outing to rank 354th in college basketball) and has a +170 scoring differential overall.
  • Trey Calvin's team-leading 19.6 points per game ranks 39th in the country.
  • Northern Kentucky is outscoring opponents by 1.9 points per game, with a +59 scoring differential overall. It puts up 74.1 points per game (163rd in college basketball) and gives up 72.2 per contest (190th in college basketball).
  • Marques Warrick's 20 points per game paces Northern Kentucky and ranks 31st in the nation.
  • The Raiders are 233rd in college basketball at 34.5 rebounds per game. That's two more than the 32.5 their opponents average.
  • Brandon Noel's eight rebounds per game lead the Raiders and rank 91st in college basketball action.
  • The Norse record 34.8 rebounds per game (211th in college basketball), compared to the 35.4 of their opponents.
  • Trey Robinson paces the team with 6.8 rebounds per game (206th in college basketball).
  • Wright State averages 106.6 points per 100 possessions on offense (ninth in college basketball), and allows 99.8 points per 100 possessions (341st in college basketball).
  • The Norse's 93.8 points per 100 possessions on offense rank 211th in college basketball, and the 91.4 points they allow per 100 possessions rank 141st in college basketball.

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