Get ready for a Horizon League battle as the Oakland Golden Grizzlies (18-8) host the Wright State Raiders (15-12) at 9 p.m. ET on Friday, Feb. 18 at Athletics Center O'rena. Wright State dropped its second straight game on Feb. 13, falling to Northern Kentucky 75-71, while Oakland won its second straight contest, defeating Detroit Mercy 75-59 on Sunday.
The Golden Grizzlies are favored by four points in the latest Oakland vs. Wright State odds from Caesars Sportsbook, and the over-under is set at 148.5. Before making any Wright State vs. Oakland picks, you need to see the college basketball predictions and betting advice from the red-hot computer simulation model at SportsLine.
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Now, the model has set its sights on Oakland vs. Wright State, and just locked in its picks and CBB predictions. You can head to SportsLine now to see the model's picks. Here are several college basketball odds and betting lines for Oakland vs. Wright State:
- Oakland vs. Wright State spread: Oakland -4
- Oakland vs. Wright State over-under: 148 points
What you need to know about Oakland
The Detroit Titans typically have all the answers at home, but on Sunday the Golden Grizzlies proved too difficult a challenge. Oakland enjoyed a cozy 75-59 win over Detroit.
Oakland is outstanding on the defensive end, averaging 8.7 steals per game (27th best in college basketball). The Golden Grizzlies also have a bona fide star and All-America candidate in forward Jamal Cain, who is averaging 20.5 points and 10.1 rebounds per game. Oakland is 14-11 against the spread in 2021-22.
What you need to know about Wright State
Meanwhile, Wright State was close but no cigar on Sunday as they fell 75-71 to the Northern Kentucky Norse.
Wright State will need to do a better job of taking care of the ball and avoiding turnovers if they want to keep this game close and potentially pull off the upset. The Raiders have a dynamic trio in guards Trey Calvin (14.2 points, 3.0 assists, 3.0 rebounds per game), Tanner Holden (19.9 points, 6.9 rebounds, 2.8 assists per game), and forward Grant Basile (17.8 points, 8.7 rebounds, and 2.0 assists per game). Wright State is 10-16 against the spread in 2021-22.
How to make Wright State vs. Oakland picks
The model has simulated Oakland vs. Wright State 10,000 times and the results are in. We can tell you that the model is leaning Over on the point total, and it's also generated a point-spread pick that is hitting in almost 60 percent of simulations. You can only see the model's Oakland vs. Wright State pick at SportsLine.
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