Wright State vs. Tennessee Pick
Will No. 3 Tennessee have any issues taking care of No. 14 Wright State when the two meet up today at 12:40PM ET?
Thursday, March 15, 2018
Location: American Airlines Arena, Dallas, Texas
TV: truTV, 12:40PM ET
Who Oddsmakers Like: Tennessee. According to oddsmakers at YouWager, Tennessee is the heavy favorite in this game, as the Volunteers are getting odds of -12 points against Wright State after opening as a 13.5-point favorite. The over/under total sits at 132 points after opening at the same mark.
Public Betting Predictions: Tennessee. As of Wednesday evening, the Rams are getting 53 percent of the wagers on this game as the favorite against Wright State.
Our Prediction: These two teams are relatively similar in terms of execution. Both teams have a defense that is holding opponents to 66 points per game and neither offense is overly dominant. Both teams are also 18-13 against the spread straight up and 12-6 against the spread away from home. The Volunteers may be the better team, but I just don’t see things shaping up where they dominate Wright State.
NCAA TOURNAMENT PREDICTIONS: WRIGHT STATE +12