Looking to win big? The Jaguars and Raiders face off at 7:00 ET on ESPN+. The Raiders are hosting the game at Nutter Center in Dayton, OH. This Horizon League conference matchup has an over/under of 153.5 points, and the Raiders are favored to win at home vs. the Jaguars.
IUPUI JAGUARS VS WRIGHT STATE RAIDERS BETTING PICK
The Pick: IUPUI Jaguars +17.5
This game will be played at Nutter Center at 7:00 ET on Wednesday, November 29th.
WHY BET THE IUPUI JAGUARS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 77-67 in favor of the Raiders.
- Even though we have Wright State winning straight-up, we like IUPUI at +17.5.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 153.5 points, and we like the under with a projected 144 points.
Do the Jaguars Have a Shot at a Win at Dayton?
After their loss to Holy Cross (74-61), the Jaguars enter today’s game with a 1-4 record. A win today would bring their road record to 1-2 and get them back to .500. As IUPUI gets ready to face Wright State, they hold a 1-4 ATS record. Looking back to last season, IUPUI has gone 4-4 vs. the spread in their previous ten games.
Through five games, IUPUI has an over/under record of 2-3-0 with their games averaging a combined 140.6 points per game so far. The Jaguars’ have recorded an over/under record of 0-2 in their last three games, with their games averaging 66 points per game.
The IUPUI offense is coming off a game where they scored 61 points against Holy Cross. They posted a field goal percentage of 46.2% and connected on 2 threes. In terms of offense, the Jaguars have a season-long field goal percentage of 42%, putting them 290th in the NCAA. Regarding three-pointers, they are ranked 428th in percentage and 381st in three-pointers made.
The Jaguars’ defense is presently ranked 156th nationally, allowing an average of 74.1 points per contest. So far, the IUPUI defense is giving up an average of 8.4 offensive rebounds per game and are turning teams over 12.7 times per game (444th).
Will the Wright State Defense Show Up at Home?
Wright State has a 2-4 record this season, and they have played six games so far. In their last five home games, including those from last year, they have a 1-4 record. Against the spread, Wright State has a 2-4 record thus far. In their previous five games, the team is 2-2-1 ATS.
Looking at their over/under performance through six games, Wright State has an over/under record of 3-3-0, with their games averaging 161 points per game on average. The Raiders’ have recorded an over/under record of 1-2 in their last three games, with their games averaging 80 points per game.
Coming off their recent game, the Wright State offense tallied 74 points in a matchup against Illinois State. Their field goal percentage for the game was 45.6%, and they made 7 threes. The top scorer for the Raiders was Trey Calvin with 26 points, while Brandon Noel also added 19 to the scoreboard.
So far, the Raiders’ defense is ranked 222nd in the country at 81.8 points per contest. On average, opposing teams are hitting 7.2 threes per game vs. IUPUI. This has come on three-point shooting percentage of 29.7%.