Looking to win big? The Raiders and Jaguars face off at 12:00 ET on ESPN+. The Jaguars are hosting the game at Indiana Farmers Coliseum in Indianapolis, IN. Wright State is favored by -15 in this Horizon League conference contest against IUPUI. The game’s over/under currently sits at 158.5 points.

WRIGHT STATE RAIDERS VS IUPUI JAGUARS BETTING PICK

The Pick: IUPUI Jaguars +15

This game will be played at Indiana Farmers Coliseum at 12:00 ET on Sunday, January 28th.

WHY BET THE IUPUI JAGUARS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 73-71 in favor of the Jaguars.
  • Not only will IUPUI pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +15.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 158.5 points, and we like the under with a projected 144 points.

Can the Raiders Lock in a Win at Indianapolis?

Wright State enters tonight’s game as the favorite, with a record of 6-5 when favored this season. They are 11-10 overall and 5-4 in Horizon League play.

On the road, the Raiders are 2-6 this season, and they have gone 3-2 in their last five games away from home.

As the favorite this season, Wright State has gone just 5-6 vs. the spread. However, they have been much better as the favorite recently, going 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games in that role. On the road, the Raiders are 3-5 ATS this season and 4-6 ATS in their last 10 road games. Overall, their ATS record this year is 8-10.

The over/under record for Wright State games this season is 13-5 and the average scoring total in their games is 167.6 points. Today’s over/under line of 158.5 is lower than the average OU line in their games (158.6) and their last three games have had an average of 183 points.

In their latest game, Wright State offense put up 95 points against Milwaukee. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 63.6% and made 6 threes. Offensively, the Raiders have a season long field goal percentage of 53%, which is 12th in the nation. In terms of three-pointers, they are 54th in percentage and 290th in three-pointers made.

Coming into today’s game, the Wright State defense is giving up an average of 81.3 points per contest. Wright State’s defense is coming off a game in which they allowed the Milwaukee offense to knock down 63% of their shots on their way to putting up 81 points.

Can the Jaguars Pull Off a Home Win?

Heading into tonight’s game, IUPUI has lost two straight games and has a 6-16 overall record. They are 2-9 in Horizon League play and 4-7 in non-conference games. At home, the Jaguars are 1-9 this season, and they have lost their last five games.

On the year, IUPUI has been an underdog 18 times, going 3-15 in those games. They are coming off a 78-50 loss to Youngstown State, and they have gone 0-3 in their last three home games.

As the underdog this season, IUPUI has gone 5-13 vs. the spread. Over their last 10 games as the underdog, the Jaguars are 4-6 vs. the spread.

Today’s over/under line of 158.5 is higher than the average over/under line in IUPUI’s games this season (143.3). So far, 15 of their games have finished with fewer points than today’s OU line. In their last three games, the over/under record is 1-2 and their games this season have averaged 143.4 points.

In their latest game, IUPUI offense put up 50 points against Youngstown State. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 33.9% and made 0 threes. Leading IUPUI in scoring vs. Youngstown State was Bryce Monroe with his 11 points. Jlynn Counter also added 10 points for the Jaguars.

So far, the Jaguars’ defense is ranked 281st in the country at 77.7 points per contest. In terms of field goal percentage allowed, IUPUI’s defense has allowed opponents to shoot 46.3% from the field, including a three-point shooting percentage allowed of 36.0% this season.