FAU vs Wichita State Prediction College Basketball Picks 2/11/24
Wichita State (10-13) vs Florida Atlantic (18-5)
Game Info: Sunday, February 11, 2024 at 12:00 pm (Charles Koch Arena)
Betting Odds: Wichita State +8 -- Over/Under: 148 Click Here for the Latest Odds
The FAU Owls and Wichita State Shockers face off on Sunday in a college basketball showdown at Charles Koch Arena. Let’s look at the betting matchup and give a free FAU vs Wichita State prediction.
How Does FAU Play Better?
FAU hasn’t played as well as last season, and they are coming off a loss in the last game. In the last game against UAB, FAU scored 73 points, but the defense gave up 76 points and that led to the three point defeat. At halftime they were up 39-32 but they blew it in the second half and ended losing in overtime. FAU on the season is averaging 83 points while their defense is giving up 71.8 points per game. The defense has been inconsistent, but the offense is ranked 20th. Johnell Davis is averaging 18.8 points while shooting 49.3 percent from the field and 48 percent from behind the three point line.
Wichita State Coming Off a Big Win
Wichita State faced off against UTSA in the last game and they scored 84 points on the way to the victory. Cloby Rogers had a strong game putting up 18 points and six rebounds. Wichita State on the season is averaging 72.9 points while their defense is giving up 73 points per game. The offense is ranked 215th but the defense is ranked 224th. Colby Rogers is averaging 15.5 points while shooting 40.6 percent from the field and 39.6 percent from behind teh three point line. Wichita State will take on East Carolina and Charlotte after this one.
FAU vs Wichita State Betting Prediction
FAU is going to bounce back in a big way here. This Wichita State defense is awful giving up 73 points and they are going to really struggle here. FAU is going to have no issue running up the score, and this game is going to get out of hand early. Look for FAU to score at least 90 points, and they are going to get the job done here with ease. Back the FAU to come away with a cover of the spread.