Making on a bet on this NCAA game featuring the Colonials versus the Phoenix? Tip off is at at 1:00 ET, and you can watch it all unfold on ESPN+. The game will be played at Resch Center in Ashwaubenon, WI. This Horizon League conference matchup has an over/under of 137.5 points, and the Phoenix are favored to win at home vs. the Colonials.
ROBERT MORRIS COLONIALS VS GREEN BAY PHOENIX BETTING PICK
The Pick: Green Bay Phoenix -3.5
This game will be played at Resch Center at 1:00 ET on Sunday, December 31st.
WHY BET THE GREEN BAY PHOENIX:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 77-67 in favor of the Phoenix.
- Not only will Green Bay pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -3.5.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 137.5 points, and we like the over with a projected 144 points.
Do the Colonials Stand a Chance on the Road?
In today’s game against Green Bay, the Robert Morris team enters with a 4-10 overall record. In their last ten road games, which includes those from last year, Robert Morris has a road record of 2-8. Prior to today’s matchup, Robert Morris holds a 7-5 ATS record. Over their last five games, the team is 3-1 vs. the spread.
So far, Robert Morris’ games have averaged 148.8 points per game with the average over/under line being 142.1 points. Looking at the Colonials’ last three games, their over/under record is 3-0 with their games averaging 158 points per game.
In their recent matchup, the Robert Morris offense ended with 75 points against Milwaukee. They finished with an overall field goal percentage of 39.4% and made 8 threes. The team’s top scorer is Markeese Hastings, who comes into today’s matchup with an average of 15.5, while Justice Williams also maintains a PPG average of 13 leading up to the game.
At this time, the Colonials’ defense is positioned 201st in the country, permitting 73.7 points per game. In today’s game vs. Green Bay, the Robert Morris defense will be looking to do a better job avoiding putting opponents on the line. In their last game, Robert Morris made 21 free-throws vs. the Colonials.
Can the Phoenix Hold Strong at Home?
Today, Green Bay will play their 15th game of the season and currently have a record of 7-7. In their last ten games at home, including those from last year, Green Bay has a home record of 5-5. As Green Bay enters today’s game, their ATS record stands at 7-5. Looking at their performance in the last five games, the team has gone 2-2 vs. the spread.
Up to this point, games involving Green Bay have had an average of 132.9 points per game, with the average over/under line set at 133.3 points. Their over/under record is 5-7-0. The Phoenix’s last five games have culminated with an average of 136 points per game and an over/under record of 2-2.
The Green Bay offense is coming off a game where they scored 88 points against Wright State. They posted a field goal percentage of 58.2% and connected on 12 threes. Noah Reynolds was the leading scorer for the Phoenix, putting up 39 points. In addition, Rich Byhre contributed 17 points.
Green Bay’s defense has been playing well, ranking 76th nationally, with 66.7 points allowed per game. Against Wright State in their most recent game, the Green Bay defense gave up a total of 77 points while allowing Wright State to hit 58% of their shots.