Looking to win big? The Jaguars and Phoenix face off at 12:00 ET on ESPN+. The Phoenix are hosting the game at Resch Center in Ashwaubenon, WI. The odds for this Horizon League conference game currently have Green Bay as the -12 point favorite with the over/under line sitting at 134.5 points.
IUPUI JAGUARS VS GREEN BAY PHOENIX BETTING PICK
The Pick: IUPUI Jaguars +12
This game will be played at Resch Center at 12:00 ET on Thursday, February 1st.
WHY BET THE IUPUI JAGUARS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 77-68 in favor of the Phoenix.
- Even though we have Green Bay winning straight-up, we like IUPUI at +12.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 134.5 points, and we like the over with a projected 145 points.
Is a Win at Ashwaubenon Possible for the Jaguars?
Entering today’s game, IUPUI has a record of 6-17, including a 2-10 mark in Horizon League play. They have lost three straight games, and they are 3-16 this season as the underdog.
On the road, the Jaguars are 2-7 this year, and their average scoring margin is -19.1 points per game. In their last 10 games away from home, they have gone 2-8.
As the underdog, IUPUI has an ATS record of 6-13 this season. On the road, the Jaguars have gone 3-6 vs. the spread and are 4-6 in their last 10 games as the road team.
Today’s over/under line of 134.5 is lower than the average over/under line in IUPUI’s games this season (144.1). This year, 18 of their games have had a higher over/under line than today’s line. In their last three games, the average scoring total is 143 points and their over/under record in their last three games is 0-2-1.
IUPUI recently showcased a strong offensive performance, scoring 76 points against Wright State. This output exceeded their season average of 66.5 points per game. In terms of offense, the Jaguars have a season-long field goal percentage of 43%, putting them 257th in the NCAA. Regarding three-pointers, they are ranked 406th in percentage and 377th in three-pointers made.
The Jaguars’ defense is presently ranked 283rd nationally, allowing an average of 78.0 points per contest. In their previous game vs. Wright State, the Raiders finished with a field goal percentage of 40% and a total of 83 points vs. IUPUI.
Can the Phoenix Secure a Win at Home?
Green Bay has been excellent at home this season, going 7-1 with an average scoring margin of +9.5 points per game. They are also currently on a five-game winning streak at home and have gone 9-1 in their last 10 games at home.
As a team, the Phoenix have been favored in five games this season, going 4-1 in those matchups. Overall, they have a record of 14-9 and have won two straight games.
As the favorite, Green Bay has an ATS record of 4-1 this season and their overall ATS mark is 15-6. At home, the Phoenix are 7-1 vs. the spread and they have gone 3-0 ATS in their last three home games. Over their last 10 games as the favorite, Green Bay has an ATS mark of 8-2.
Green Bay’s over/under record this season is 10-11 and today’s over/under line of 134.5 is right in line with the average over/under line in their games this season (135.6). So far, 11 of their games have had a higher over/under line than today’s line. In their last three games, the over/under record is 1-2 and the average scoring total in those games is 131 points.
In their latest game, Green Bay offense put up 78 points against Detroit. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 46.7% and made 10 threes. Noah Reynolds led the scoring for the Phoenix, contributing 34 points. Additionally, David Douglas Jr. chipped in with 24 points.
So far this season, the Green Bay defense has been performing well, ranking 57th in the country at 66.6 points allowed per contest. Against Detroit in their most recent game, the Green Bay defense gave up a total of 64 points while allowing Detroit to hit 46% of their shots.