Where: Moby Arena, Fort Collins, CO
When: Wednesday, November 13, 9:00 PM. ET.
The Colorado State Rams will be trying to bounce back from their loss to Duke when they take on the Omaha Mavericks in the Cayman Island Classic on Wednesday night.
Mavericks Going For Third Consecutive WinThe Mavericks bounced back from their season-opening loss to Wichita State by winning their last two games. They will be trying to make it three wins in a row as they try to pick up their first road win of the year on Wednesday.
Omaha has played well on the defensive end, holding opponents to 60.7 points per game. They held their last two opponents to 57 points per game and will need to keep playing well defensively to give themselves a chance against the Rams.
Offensively, the Mavericks aren’t lighting up the scoreboard, averaging 72 points per game. The team did play well in its last game, dropping 90 points on Bethune-Cookman, and will need a similar performance to make things easier on Wednesday.
JT Gibson led the way for the Mavericks in the win with 26 points, six rebounds, four assists, and two steals. Zach Thornhill chipped in 19 points and four assists, while Matt Pile finished with 15 points, seven rebounds, and four blocks.
Rams Going For Second Consecutive Home WinThe Rams ventured out on the road to take on Duke in their last game and ended up getting blown out of the game, giving them their first loss of the year. They will be trying to bounce back from the loss and pick up their second straight home win when they face the Mavericks on Wednesday.
Colorado State hasn’t played well offensively this season, averaging 64.5 points per game. The team is shooting 39 percent from the field and 27.3 percent from three-point range and will need to shoot a better percentage to pick up wins this season.
In their last game, the Rams were held to 55 points by the Blue Devils after shooting 32 percent from the field and 23 percent from three-point range.
David Roddy led the way for the Rams with 12 points and six rebounds. Isaiah Stevens also finished with 12 points, while Nico Carvacho added 11 points and nine rebounds for the Rams.
Colorado State has also struggled defensively, giving up 76 points per game. They gave up 89 points in their last game and will need to play significantly better to get the win on Wednesday.
The top supporting trends for this game, found on Covers.com, are: Omaha is:
- 4-0 ATS in their last 4 road games vs. a team with a home winning % of greater than .600.
- 4-0-1 ATS in their last 5 non-conference games.
- 5-0 ATS in their last 5 road games vs. a team with a winning home record.
The top supporting trends for this game, found on Covers.com, are: Colorado State is:
- 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games overall.
- 0-7 ATS in their last 7 vs. Summit teams.
- 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games vs. a team with a winning straight up record.