NCAA Matchups  >>  Villanova Wildcats vs. Pittsburgh Panthers Preview 03/03/2013

The Villanova Wildcats and the Pittsburgh Panthers will both be gunning for a victory on Sunday when they meet at Petersen Events Center.
Oddsmakers currently have the Panthers listed as 9½-point favorites versus the Wildcats, while the game's total is sitting at 116.
Last time out for Villanova, they were a 66-65 loser as they battled Seton Hall on the road. They failed to cover in the match as a 4.5-point favorite.
Pittsburgh won its last outing, a 64-44 result against South Florida on February 27. They covered in that game as a 16.5-point favorite.
Villanova:
Team record: 18-11 SU, 17-9 ATS

The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 8 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games when playing on the road against Pittsburgh
is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games on the road
is 1-9 SU in its last 10 games when playing on the road against Pittsburgh

When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Georgetown are 7-3
After playing Seton Hall are 7-3
After a loss are 5-5

Pittsburgh:
Team record: 22-7 SU, 12-11 ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Villanova
is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games when playing at home against Villanova
is 22-3 SU in its last 25 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of last 8 games

When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing DePaul are 7-2
After playing South Florida are 4-5
After a win are 6-4


NEXT UP:
Villanova home to Georgetown, Wednesday, March 6
Pittsburgh at DePaul, Saturday, March 9