Western Illinois vs North Dakota NCAAB Prediction & Betting Trends | KingPin.pro
- Feb 23, 2023, 5:55:50 AM
The Western Illinois Leathernecks will take on the North Dakota Fighting Hawks in an NCAAB matchup on Thursday, with both teams vying for a win to improve their standings. Our expert analysis and prediction will help you place smarter bets on this exciting game.
The Leathernecks have had a mixed season, with a 15-12 record and inconsistent performances in their recent games. While they have won 4 of their last 6 games, they lost their last game against STTMN, and have struggled in their away games, with a 4-8 record. However, they have a strong head-to-head record against North Dakota, winning 4 of their last 5 games against them.
The Fighting Hawks have had a slightly better season than the Leathernecks, with an 11-17 record, and they have won 4 of their last 5 games. They have a strong home record, with an 8-1 ATS record in their last 9 home games, and they have been particularly strong in their recent games, with a 3-0 record in their last 3 games at home.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Western Illinois' last 8 games, and in 10 of North Dakota's last 11 games, indicating that this game could be high-scoring. However, Western Illinois is 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games played on a Thursday, which could give North Dakota the edge.
Public Betting Data
Public betting data shows that the majority of bets are being placed on North Dakota, with 56% of bets in their favor. This could indicate that the public believes North Dakota will continue their recent winning streak and cover the spread.
Our expert prediction is that Western Illinois will win this game, cover the spread, and the total will go over. While North Dakota has been performing well recently, Western Illinois has a strong head-to-head record against them, and they have the potential to turn their inconsistent performances around in this game. The total score is likely to be high, given the recent high-scoring performances of both teams.
Pick: Western Illinois (+4.5)