Planning on watching today’s Wildcats and Rams game? Catch the action at Rose Hill Gymnasium in Bronx, NY, as the Rams hosts this showdown at 7:00 ET on ESPN+. The over/under goal line for this matchup is currently at 141.5 points, and the Rams are favored to win at home against the Wildcats.

DAVIDSON WILDCATS VS FORDHAM RAMS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Fordham Rams -3

This game will be played at Rose Hill Gymnasium at 7:00 ET on Wednesday, January 17th.

WHY BET THE FORDHAM RAMS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 76-68 in favor of the Rams.
  • Not only will Fordham pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -3.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 141.5 points, and we like the over with a projected 144 points.

Do the Wildcats Stand a Chance on the Road?

Davidson enters the game against Fordham with a 10-6 record, but they have lost three straight games. The Wildcats are 0-3 in Atlantic 10 play and 10-3 in non-conference games.

On the road this season, Davidson is 3-4 compared to 5-2 at home. Their average scoring margin on the road is -4.7, and they have gone 2-4 as the underdog.

Davidson’s ATS record this season is currently at .500, going 7-7. On the road, they have gone 4-3 vs. the spread. Over their last 10 games as the underdog, the Wildcats are 5-5. In their last 3 road games, Davidson is 2-1 vs. the spread.

Davidson’s over/under record for the season is 7-7 and the average scoring total in their games is 138.2 points. Today’s over/under line of 141.5 is higher than the average OU line in their games (137.8). So far, 9 of their games have finished with more points than today’s OU line. In their last three games, the over/under record is 2-1 and the average scoring total is 148 points.

Coming off their recent game, the Davidson offense tallied 79 points in a matchup against George Washington. Their field goal percentage for the game was 47.7%, and they made 8 threes. The team’s scoring leader is Grant Huffman, who holds an average of 12.3 as they head into today’s matchup. Additionally, David Skogman is averaging 13.4 points per game this season.

So far, the Wildcats’ defense is ranked 84th in the country at 67.9 points per contest. In their most recent game, the Davidson defense struggled to defend the three-point line, as George Washington knocked down 13 three-pointers on their way to 83 points.

Will the Rams Win at Rose Hill Gymnasium?

Through 16 games, Fordham has an 8-8 record, including a 2-1 mark in Atlantic 10 play. Their record at home is 5-7, and they are 5-5 when favored this season. In their last game, the Rams defeated St. Bonaventure by a score of 80-74.

So far, Fordham has gone 3-1 on the road, and they enter this game with a two-game win streak away from home. Their average scoring margin on the road is -2.2 points per game.

As the favorite this season, Fordham has gone 4-6 against the spread. Their home ATS record this year is 4-8 and over their last 10 games as the favorite they are 4-6 vs. the spread. At home this year, the Rams have gone 1-2 vs. the spread in their last three games and 1-4 over their last five games.

So far this season, the over/under record for Fordham is 11-5. The average over/under line in their games is 142.8 and their games have averaged 150.8 points. Today’s over/under line is 141.5. In their last three games, the over/under record is 3-0 and the average scoring total in those games is 180 points.

Fordham’s offense had a good outing, putting up 80 points against St. Bonaventure. They achieved a 50.9% field goal percentage and went 15/23 from the free-throw line. Currently leading the team in scoring is Japhet Medor who comes into today’s matchup averaging 13.3. Will Richardson also heads into the game with a PPG average of 10.1.

Currently, the Rams’ defense holds the 213rd rank in the nation, allowing 74.4 points per game. In their previous game vs. St. Bonaventure, the Bonnies finished with a field goal percentage of 40% and a total of 74 points vs. Fordham.