Looking to win big? The Big Red and Wolverines face off at 2:00 ET on None. The Wolverines are hosting the game at Flagler Gymnasium in St. Augustine, FL. The Big Red come into this non-conference matchup as the betting favorite. The over/under line currently sits at 153.5 points.
CORNELL BIG RED VS UTAH VALLEY WOLVERINES BETTING PICK
The Pick: Utah Valley Wolverines +4.5
This game will be played at Flagler Gymnasium at 2:00 ET on Monday, November 20th.
WHY BET THE UTAH VALLEY WOLVERINES:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 72-70 in favor of the Wolverines.
- Not only will Utah Valley pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +4.5.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 153.5 points, and we like the under with a projected 142 points.
Will the Big Red Come Through as Road Favorites?
So far, Cornell has a 3-1 record after four games. On the road, the Big Red have gone 2-1, while they are 1-0 at home. Against the spread, Cornell has a record of 2-2 thus far. When playing away from home, Cornell is 1-2 vs. the spread in the current season and 2-8 in their previous ten road games.
Looking at their over/under performance through four games, Cornell has an over/under record of 3-1-0, with their games averaging 161 points per game on average. When assessing the Big Red’s performance in their last three games, their over/under record stands at 2-1, with their games averaging 83 points per game.
The Big Red’s offense wrapped up their last game with 88 points, aligning closely with their current season average of 88 points per contest. Cooper Noard was the leading scorer for the Big Red, putting up 18 points. In addition, Chris Manon contributed 17 points.
Facing Utah Valley, Cornell aims for a better defensive performance, given their current average of 79.4 points allowed per game (164th). In their previous game vs. Cal State Fullerton, the Titans finished with a field goal percentage of 51% and a total of 70 points vs. Cornell.
Are the Wolverines Ready for a Home Win?
Utah Valley enters today’s game against Cornell with a 2-1 record for the season. Looking back at their previous five home games, which includes last year, Utah Valley holds a 4-1 record at home. As of today, Utah Valley holds a 2-1 ATS record. Taking into account the outcomes from last season, Utah Valley has gone 7-2 against the spread in their previous ten games.
Through three games, Utah Valley has an over/under record of 1-2-0 with their games averaging a combined 130.3 points per game so far. The Wolverines’ last five games have finished with a combined 80 points per game and an over/under record of 2-2.
In their latest game, Utah Valley offense put up 67 points against Southern Miss. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 47.2% and made 8 threes. The top scorer for the Wolverines was Tanner Toolson with 22 points, while Jaden McClanahan also chipped in with 12 points.
The Wolverines’ defense is presently ranked 79th nationally, allowing an average of 68.2 points per contest. On average, opposing teams are hitting 4.2 threes per game vs. Cornell. This has come on three-point shooting percentage of 24.7%.