Wright State vs Wisconsin-Milwaukee Prediction - Basketball Picks 3/2/23
Wisconsin-Milwaukee Panthers (20-10) vs Wright State Raiders (18-14)
Game Info: Thursday, March 2, 2023 at 8:00 pm (UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena)
Betting Odds: Wisconsin-Milwaukee Panthers +1 -- Over/Under: 157.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Wright State Raiders and Milwaukee Panthers face off on Thursday in a college basketball showdown in the Horizon League tournament at the UWM Panther Arena. When these two teams faced off on January 26th it was Wright State that secured the 93-86 victory.
Wright State Betting Preview
Wright State comes into this game with an 18-14 record overall and they have gone 16-13-1 against the spread. In the last game against Green Bay, Wright State scored 77 points and that was enough for the 20 point victory. Brandon Noel had a strong game finishing with 20 points and 16 rebounds. Wright State is averaging 80.2 points while their defense is giving 73.3 points per game. Trey Calvin is having a strong season averaging 20.1 points while shooting 38 percent from the field.
Milwaukee Betting Preview
On the other side of this matchup is Milwaukee who sits with a 20-10 record overall and they have gone 14-12-1 against the spread. In the last game against Cleveland State, Milwaukee scored 81 points and that led to the nine point victory. BJ Freeman had a strong game finishing with 31 points, eight rebounds, and three assists. Milwaukee is averaging 78 points while their defense is giving up 73.2 points per game. Freeman on the season is averaging 17 points while shooting 40.1 percent from the field and 34.6 percent from behind the three point line.
Wright State vs Milwaukee Trends
Wright State is 4-1-1 against the spread in their last six games following a straight up win. The under is 4-0 in the Raiders last four games overall. The over is 6-1-1 in Wright State’s last eight games against a team with a winning straight up record.
Shane’s Free Pick
There is going to be no shortage of scoring in this game. The last time these two teams faced off the final score was 93-86. Milwaukee is averaging 78 points while Wright State is averaging 80.2 points per game. Neither of these teams are going to play a whole lot of defense and this game is going to be a shootout. Back the over to cash here.