The No. 3 seed UNC Greensboro Spartans (20-11, 14-4 SoCon) will play the No. 6 seed Wofford Terriers (16-15, 8-10 SoCon) in the SoCon Tournament Saturday at Harrah’s Cherokee Center Asheville, tipping off at 8:30 PM.
The Spartans play the Terriers in a game that UNC Greensboro is currently a solid favorite by 7 points. The game has an over/under of 136.5.
UNC Greensboro vs. Wofford Odds
Point Spread for UNC Greensboro vs. Wofford
The spread for this matchup is set at 7 points, with sportsbooks listing UNC Greensboro as the favorite.
UNC Greensboro vs. Wofford Moneyline
As for the moneyline, UNC Greensboro has -314 odds to pick up the win, while Wofford is listed at +251 to claim victory.
Finally, the over/under for the game is set at 136.5 points.
Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Saturday, March 4, 2023
- Game Time: 8:30 PM ET
- TV Channel: ESPN+
- Location: Asheville, North Carolina
- Arena: Harrah’s Cherokee Center Asheville
UNC Greensboro vs. Wofford Betting Trends
UNC Greensboro has played 30 games, with 14 wins against the spread. The Spartans have been victorious in 14, or 73.7%, of the 19 contests they have been chosen as favorites in this season. UNC Greensboro’s games this year have hit the over 43.3% of the time (13 out of 30 games with a set point total).
In Wofford’s 30 games this year, it has 17 wins against the spread. The Terriers have won four of the 11 games they were the moneyline underdog this season (36.4%). Wofford’s games this year have hit the over 63.3% of the time (19 out of 30 games with a set point total).
UNC Greensboro vs. Wofford Key Players to Watch
Keyshaun Langley is tops on his squad in both points (14.7) and assists (2.4) per contest, and also posts 2.9 rebounds. Defensively, he delivers 1.8 steals and 0.1 blocked shots. Keondre Kennedy posts 13.3 points, 6.2 rebounds and 1.7 assists per contest, shooting 43.1% from the floor and 39.2% from downtown with 2.1 made 3-pointers per game. Mohammed Abdulsalam posts a team-best 7.2 rebounds per game. He is also putting up 7.2 points and 0.7 assists, shooting 50.3% from the floor. Mikeal Brown-Jones is posting 10.1 points, 0.6 assists and 4.3 rebounds per contest.
B.J. Mack is putting up a team-best 16.6 points per game. And he is contributing 5.4 rebounds and 1.4 assists, making 50.1% of his shots from the floor and 35.9% from 3-point range, with 1.7 triples per game. Jackson Paveletzke is posting a team-high 3.8 assists per contest. He’s also producing 14.9 points and 2.7 rebounds, making 49% of his shots from the floor, and 40.6% from 3-point range resulting in 1.4 treys per game. Messiah Jones is the Terriers’ top rebounder (5.5 per game), and he posts 9.6 points and 1.3 assists. Corey Tripp is averaging 9.1 points, 3.1 rebounds and 1.8 assists per game, making 45.2% of his shots from the field and 37.2% from 3-point range, with 1.5 triples per contest.
What you need to know about the UNC Greensboro Spartans
UNC Greensboro’s SoCon games have gone over the point total eight out of 18 times this season. So far this season, the Spartans are averaging 72.3 points per game (169th-ranked in college basketball) and ceding 64.4 points per contest (35th-ranked). With 33.6 boards per game, UNC Greensboro ranks 75th in the nation. It surrenders 30.1 rebounds per contest, which ranks 115th in college basketball.
UNC Greensboro is sinking 8 treys per game (109th-ranked in college basketball) this season, while putting up a 35.3% three-point percentage (120th-ranked). The Spartans rank 213th in the country with 7.5 three-pointers allowed per game this season. Meanwhile, they rank 88th with a 32.3% shooting percentage allowed from three-point land.
The Spartans are 5-5 against the spread and 7-3 overall in their last 10 contests. In its past 10 games, UNC Greensboro has hit the over five times. On offense, UNC Greensboro has increased its production a little bit over its last 10 games, scoring 75.2 points per contest over that stretch as opposed to the 72.3 it has racked up over the course of this year. UNC Greensboro’s points-allowed average over its past 10 games (65.5) is 1.1 more points per game than the team is allowing over the entire season (64.4).
What you need to know about the Wofford Terriers
Wofford has compiled a 9-9-0 ATS record so far this year in conference action. The Terriers score 75.4 points per game and allow 72.6, making them 97th in college basketball offensively and 256th on defense. At 30.5 rebounds per game and 28.7 rebounds conceded, Wofford is 259th and 47th in college basketball, respectively.
In 2022-23, Wofford is 141st in the nation in 3-point makes (7.7 per game) and 188th in 3-point percentage (34.1%). In 2022-23, the Terriers are 322nd in college basketball in 3-pointers allowed (8.5 per game) and 241st in defensive 3-point percentage (34.7%).
The Terriers have gone 5-5 in their last 10 contests, with a 6-4 record against the spread during that span. In its past 10 games, Wofford has hit the over six times. Wofford has played better offensively in its last 10 games, putting up 78 points per contest, 2.6 more than its season average of 75.4. The Terriers are ceding 80.2 points per game over their past 10 games, compared to their season average of 72.6 points allowed.
UNC Greensboro vs. Wofford Prediction & Pick
Our prediction to win this contest is UNC Greensboro, and we project that Wofford will cover the spread (UNC Greensboro -7). Finally, we see the scoring in this one going over the posted total of 136.5 points.
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