Check out our free Wright State vs Robert Morris pick and preview for this NCAA Basketball game in Moon Township. See who we like to win and cover the spread in this College Basketball matchup.
Wright State vs Robert Morris Pick & Preview: Saturday, February 4th Betting Odds
Raiders vs Colonials Matchup at a Glance
- Sport: NCAAB
- Teams: Wright State Raiders at Robert Morris Colonials
- Where: Moon Township at UPMC Events Center
- Date: Saturday, February 4th
- Betting Odds: Wright State +1, WRGHT -110 | ROBMS -110 O/U 145.0
Wright State heads into this matchup having played 24 games and have an overall record sitting at 13-11. So far, the Raiders have played 11 games on the road, with a record of 7-4. For the season, Wright State has been the underdog in 8 games, sitting with a mark of 3-5. Currently, the oddsmakers have the lines set with the Raiders being +1 point underdogs.
Wright State’s leading scorer this season is Trey Calvin, who is averaging 20.17 points per contest. So far, Calvin has accounted for 23.17% of the team’s scoring. In addition, he is contributing 2.83 rebounds per game and 4.04 assists. Brandon Noel is the second leading scorer for the Raiders, averaging 12.62 points per game. Between him and Noel, they are accounting for 38.3% of the team’s scoring.
Wright State comes into today’s matchup vs Robert Morris, looking to continue their strong offensive play, as they are averaging 75.5 points per game. Through 24 games, they have hit 46.3% of their field goal attempts. In terms of pace, the Raiders have preferred to slow the game down, ranking 445th in possessions per game.
The Robert Morris Colonials head into today’s game in what will be their 25th game of the season, posting a record of 11-13. Currently, the Colonials have been the home team 12 times, sitting with a record of 7-5. The Colonials’ are sitting with a betting line that is -1 points in their favor. For the season, Robert Morris has been favored to win in 7 games, sitting with a mark of 5-2.
Kahliel Spear comes into today’s game as the Colonials’ leading scorer at 16.04 points per contest. Not only has Spear been key to the team’s scoring efforts, but he is Robert Morris’ top rebounder at 7.92 boards per contest. Behind Spear, the team has benefited from the strong play of Enoch Cheeks, who is second on the team in scoring at 16.32 points per game. Overall, he has hit 47.8% of his shots and is adding 4.68 boards per game.
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.
Free Spread Prediction: Robert Morris Colonials -1
For this matchup, our college basketball betting model points to their being value in taking the Robert Morris on the spread as -1 point favorites over the Wright State Raiders. Not only do we see the team continuing to perform well vs the spread at home, as the school is 6-4 vs the spread (last 10), they are due to shut down a Wright State unit that struggles with their outside shooting. Look for a good defensive effort to be the key reason that the Colonials take care of business and cover as -1 point favorites.