Looking to win big? The Raiders and Panthers face off at 3:00 ET on ESPN+. The Panthers are hosting the game at UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena in Milwaukee, WI. The Raiders are the favored team in this Horizon League conference contest against the Panthers. The game’s over/under currently sits at 166.5 points.

WRIGHT STATE RAIDERS VS MILWAUKEE PANTHERS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Milwaukee Panthers +4

This game will be played at UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena at 3:00 ET on Sunday, December 31st.

WHY BET THE MILWAUKEE PANTHERS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-68 in favor of the Panthers.
  • Not only will Milwaukee pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +4.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 166.5 points, and we like the under with a projected 143 points.

Is a Win at Milwaukee Possible for the Raiders?

Heading into today’s game, the Raiders have a 6-7 record after losing their previous game to Green Bay (88-77). So far this season, the Raiders are 0-4 on the road and 4-3 at home. As of today’s game, Wright State has a 4-7 ATS record. In their previous five games, they have yet to cover the spread at 0-3.

In 13 games, Wright State comes in with an over/under mark of 8-3-0, with their games averaging 164.7 points per game. In their most recent three games, the Raiders’ over/under record is 2-0, with their games averaging 164 points per game.

In their recent matchup, the Wright State offense ended with 77 points against Green Bay. They finished with an overall field goal percentage of 49.2% and made 7 threes. Leading the team in scoring was Tanner Holden with 23 points. Trey Calvin also added 23 points for the Raiders.

As they prepare for the upcoming game, Wright State is focused on shoring up their defense, as they are currently allowing an average of 78.8 points per game (262nd). Wright State’s defense is coming off a game in which they allowed the Green Bay offense to knock down 58% of their shots on their way to putting up 88 points.

Will the Panthers Win at Home?

Milwaukee has a 6-7 record heading into today’s game. So far this season, all of the Panthers’ games have been away. Milwaukee has a sub-.500 ATS performance, currently sitting at 4-7. However, over their last five games, the team is 3-2 vs. the spread.

In 13 games, Milwaukee comes in with an over/under mark of 6-4-1, with their games averaging 152.8 points per game. When looking at the Panthers’ last three games, their over/under record is 2-1, with their games averaging 155 points per game.

In their latest game, Milwaukee offense put up 78 points against Robert Morris. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 47.3% and made 5 threes. Erik Pratt is leading the team in scoring at 12.1 points per contest. Kentrell Pullian has also been a key contributor with a PPG average of 10.3 going into the game.

At present, the Panthers’ defense is nationally ranked 251st, allowing 77.7 points per game. On average, opposing teams are hitting 7.5 threes per game vs. Wright State. This has come on three-point shooting percentage of 32.5%.