Planning on watching today’s Phoenix and Vikings game? Catch the action at Wolstein Center in Cleveland, OH, as the Vikings hosts this showdown at 7:00 ET on ESPN+. The over/under for this Horizon League conference contest is set at 138 points, with Cleveland State being favored by -7 at home against Green Bay.

GREEN BAY PHOENIX VS CLEVELAND STATE VIKINGS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Green Bay Phoenix +7

This game will be played at Wolstein Center at 7:00 ET on Wednesday, February 28th.

WHY BET THE GREEN BAY PHOENIX:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-70 in favor of the Vikings.
  • Even though we have Cleveland State winning straight-up, we like Green Bay at +7.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 138 points, and we like the over with a projected 145 points.

Do the Phoenix Have a Shot at a Road Win?

Green Bay is coming off a 71-59 loss to Youngstown State and has lost three straight games. The Phoenix are 17-12 overall, including a 12-6 mark in Horizon League play.

On the road this season, Green Bay is 7-8, and over its last 10 road games, the team is 6-4. As the underdog, the Phoenix have gone 10-9 this season.

As the underdog this season, Green Bay has an ATS record of 13-6. In their last 10 games as the underdog, the Phoenix have gone 7-3 vs. the spread. On the road this year, Green Bay has an ATS mark of 10-5 and they are 4-1 vs. the spread in their last 5 road games.

Green Bay’s over/under record this season is 13-13-1, and today’s line of 138 is similar to the average over/under line in their games (136.1). Over their last three games, the over/under record is 1-2 with an average scoring total of 129 points compared to the season average of 136.9. So far, 14 of their games have finished with more points than today’s OU line.

The Green Bay offense, in their latest game, managed to score just 59 points versus Youngstown State. During the game, they attempted 22 three-point shots and had a field goal percentage of 44%. For the season, the Green Bay offense has struggled to get to the free-throw line, ranking just 348th in terms of free-throw attempts per game. Their overall field goal percentage is currently 44%.

In the current season, the Green Bay defense has excelled, sitting 65th in the nation by allowing 67.6 points per game. On average, opposing teams are hitting 5.8 threes per game vs. Cleveland State. This has come on three-point shooting percentage of 29.1%.

Will Cleveland State Live Up to Expectations at Home?

At home, Cleveland State has been dominant this season, going 11-2 with an average scoring margin of +6.5 points per game. They are also 12-3 as the favorite this season.

Over their last 10 games at home, the Vikings are 8-2, and they come into this game off a 73-71 win over Robert Morris.

As the favorite this season, Cleveland State has an ATS record of just 6-9. Their ATS mark at home is 7-6, but over their last three home games, they are just 1-2 vs. the spread. Over their last 10 games as the favorite, the Vikings have gone just 4-6 ATS.

Today’s over/under line of 138 for Cleveland State’s game against Green Bay is lower than the average over/under line in their games this season (147.6). So far, 14 of their games have finished with more points than today’s line. In their last three games, the over/under record is 2-1 and the average scoring total is 148 points.

In their latest game, Cleveland State offense put up 73 points against Robert Morris. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 45.5% and made 3 threes. The top scorer for the Vikings was Tristan Enaruna with 24 points, while Tae Williams also chipped in with 15 points.

On the defensive side, Cleveland State is currently hovering around the NCAA’s average for points allowed, conceding an average of 73.6 points per game. On average, opposing teams are hitting 6.8 threes per game vs. Green Bay. This has come on three-point shooting percentage of 32.4%.