Making on a bet on this NCAA game featuring the Wolf Pack versus the Flyers? Tip off is at at 4:30 ET, and you can watch it all unfold on TBS. The game will be played at Delta Center in Salt Lake City, UT. Nevada comes into this non-conference matchup as the -1.5 point favorite. The over/under line currently sits at 136.5 points.

NEVADA WOLF PACK VS DAYTON FLYERS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Dayton Flyers +1.5

This game will be played at Delta Center at 4:30 ET on Thursday, March 21st.

WHY BET THE DAYTON FLYERS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 77-67 in favor of the Flyers.
  • Not only will Dayton pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +1.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 136.5 points, and we like the over with a projected 144 points.

Will the Wolf Pack Come Through as Road Favorites?

As they prepare for their 33rd game of the year, Nevada currently holds a record of 26-6. When playing away from home, the Wolf Pack have gone 11-4 this season, while they have a 15-3 record when playing at home. Prior to today’s game, Nevada holds a 21-12 ATS record. Thus far, the Wolf Pack have gone 11-4 vs. the spread on the road and 10-8 at home.

Nevada comes in with an over/under record of 16-17-0 through 32 games, with their games averaging a combined 143.5 points per game so far. The Wolf Pack have an over/under record of 3-0 in their last three games, with their games averaging 148 points per game.

Coming off their recent game, the Nevada offense tallied 78 points in a matchup against Colorado State. Their field goal percentage for the game was 47.9%, and they made 5 threes. The top scorer for the Wolf Pack was Jarod Lucas with 18 points, while Kenan Blackshear also added 16 to the scoreboard.

So far this season, the Nevada defense has been performing well, ranking 52nd in the country at 67.1 points allowed per contest. In today’s game, the Nevada defense will be looking to once again do a good job defending the three-point line, as they gave up just 5 three-pointers while giving up 85 points.

Does Dayton Have a Shot at a Home Win?

Heading into their 31st game of the season, Dayton is 24-6 overall. Away from home, the Flyers have gone 7-6 while they boast a 17-1 record at home. In terms of ATS, Dayton has a record of 15-15-1 up to this point in the season. This includes a road ATS record of 7-5-1 and a home ATS record of 8-10.

Dayton’s games have, on average, featured 141 points per game leading to an over/under record of 18-12-1. Their average over/under line is currently 137 points so far. Over the course of the last five games, the Flyers’ games have averaged 155 points per game, along with an over/under record of 4-1.

Dayton offense recently wrapped up a game with a total of 57 points against Duquesne. In that game, they made 7/26 three-point attempts and achieved a field goal percentage of 32%. Leading Dayton in scoring vs. Duquesne was DaRon Holmes II with his 24 points. Nate Santos also added 10 points for the Flyers.

This season, the Dayton defense has been impressive, holding the 36th position in the country while permitting an average of 66.3 points per contest. Against Duquesne in their most recent game, the Dayton defense gave up a total of 65 points while allowing Duquesne to hit 32% of their shots.