Conference USA Title Game Prediction
Will Western Kentucky cover the point spread as a favorite tonight at 8:30 p.m. ET when it takes on Marshall in the Conference USA Tournament Championship Game?
Saturday, March 10, 2018
TV: FS1, 10:00 p.m. ET
Who Oddsmakers Like: Western Kentucky. According to oddsmakers from online sports book YouWager, the Hilltoppers are 6-point favorites to knock off the Thundering Herd, who opened as 6-point underdogs. The total, meanwhile, sits at 159.5 after hitting the board at 165.5.
Who Public Bettors Like: Western Kentucky. As of this writing, 52% of betting tickets are on the Hilltoppers to cover the point spread this afternoon. Meanwhile, 52% of the betting tickets wagered online are on the over.
Who We Like: The favorite has cashed in six of the last seven meetings between these two teams. The Hilltoppers are also 6-2 against the spread in their last eight games overall, are 5-1 against the number in their last six games coming off a win, and are 42-18 at the betting window in their last 60 neutral site games.
CONFERENCE USA TOURNAMENT CHAMPIONSHIP PREDICTION: WESTERN KENTUCKY HILLTOPPERS -5.5