Against The Spread Pick
Wright State is surging as of late and look to continue the trend against Youngstown State. The Raiders have now won four consecutive games all by twelve or more points. They are red-hot on the offensive side scoring over 83 in three of their last four games and that does not play well for a mediocre Youngstown State defense. Youngstown State has been struggling on the offensive side of the ball as of late, only averaging 69 in their last three games. Wright State is 3-0-1 ATS in their last four games and are 4-1 ATS in their last five games against teams with a winning record. Even more telling is that Youngstown State is 0-10-1 ATS in their last eleven home games against a team with a road winning percentage over .600. The Raiders are going to score early and often and control the game from start to finish. Take Wright State with the points.
Over Under Pick
The play in this one is going to be the over. Wright State’s powerhouse offense has been on a tear as of late and Youngstown State offers nothing to counter. The Raider play fast, averaging 76 possessions per game and are shooting at 46.3 percent clip as a team. Everyone on the the Raiders is getting hot and no team in the Horizon League has seemed to be able to stop it. The over is 4-1 in their last five games overall. Youngstown State should be able to score their fair share of points as well, due to the nature of the way Wright State plays. The over is 5-1 in the Penguins last six games against a team with a winning road record. This should be a fast paced and fun game to watch. The over is the play.