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Robert Morris vs Milwaukee Pick & Preview: Thursday, January 19th Betting Odds
Colonials vs Panthers Matchup at a Glance
- Sport: NCAAB
- Teams: Robert Morris Colonials at Milwaukee Panthers
- Where: Milwaukee at UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena
- Date: Thursday, January 19th
- Betting Odds: Robert Morris +5, ROBMS +181 | WBD -225 O/U 141.0
Through 19 games, the Robert Morris Colonials have an overall record of 8-11. So far, the Colonials have played 10 games on the road, with a record of 3-7. For the season, Robert Morris has been the underdog in 13 games, sitting with a mark of 4-9. Currently, the oddsmakers have the lines set with the Colonials being +5 point underdogs.
Robert Morris’ leading scorer this season is Enoch Cheeks, who is averaging 17.76 points per contest. So far, Cheeks has accounted for 23.07% of the team’s scoring. In addition, he is contributing 4.76 rebounds per game and 2.94 assists. Kahliel Spear is the second leading scorer for the Colonials, averaging 14.42 points per game. Between him and Spear, they are accounting for 44.0% of the team’s scoring.
Offensive production has been hard to come by for Robert Morris this season, as they are currently ranked 255th in college basketball at 69.4 points per game. A major reason for low scoring totals is the fact that they have played at a below average pace, and have struggled to knock down outside shots. As a team, the Colonials’ 3-point shooting percentage sits at just 33.9%, placing them 261st in the NCAA.
Milwaukee heads into this matchup having played 18 games and have an overall record sitting at 12-6. So far this season, Milwaukee has played 10 games at home, sitting with a record of 8-2. The Panthers’ are sitting with a betting line that is -5 points in their favor. For the season, Milwaukee has been favored to win in 4 games, sitting with a mark of 3-1.
Milwaukee’s leading scorer this season is BJ Freeman, who is averaging 13.75 points per contest. So far, Freeman has accounted for 15.78% of the team’s scoring. In addition, he is contributing 4.75 rebounds per game and 1.5 assists. Kentrell Pullian is the second leading scorer for the Panthers, averaging 10.61 points per game. Between him and Pullian, they are accounting for 29.5% of the team’s scoring.
Offensive production has been hard to come by for Milwaukee this season, as they are currently ranked 387th in college basketball at 64.8 points per game. A major reason for low scoring totals is the fact that they have played at a below average pace, and have struggled to knock down outside shots. As a team, the Panthers’ 3-point shooting percentage sits at just 31.7%, placing them 381st in the NCAA.
Free Spread Prediction: Robert Morris Colonials +5
Our NCAA basketball betting model has identified this game as an excellent opportunity to take the Robert Morris Colonials to cover the spread as the +5 point betting underdogs. Throughout the game, look for both Robert Morris and Milwaukee to focus on working the ball inside, as the team’s are ranked 466th and 504th, respectively in made 3’s per game. We see this primarily benefiting the Colonials, who have been a profitable school to bet on vs the spread on the road. In Robert Morris’ last 10 games on the road, they are 6-4 vs the spread. In this spot, we like the Colonials to cover.