North Carolina A&T Aggies vs. Wake Forest Demon Deacons Free Prediction

Jose VasquezArticles, Basketball, College Basketball

The Wake Forest Demon Deacons will get their season underway on their home court when they go head-to-head against the North Carolina A&T Aggies (0-1) at Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum. The game will air on ACC Network at 2 p.m. ET on Saturday, November 10, 2018.

North Carolina A&T Aggies vs. Wake Forest Demon Deacons ATS Odds

In the Aggies’ last outing, they fell to the UNCG Spartans, 74-66. North Carolina A&T’s Ibrahim Sylla finished with 12 points and six rebounds in the game. UNCG had a much better offensive rebounding percentage (54.3 vs. 41.0). North Carolina A&T, meanwhile, had a better free throw rate (0.161 vs. 0.109).

Last season, Wake Forest was unable make the tournament following an 11-20 regular season.

The aggressive North Carolina A&T offense could be living from the free throw line in this contest. The Aggies rank 66th in the country with a free throw attempt (FTA) rate of 0.272, while Wake Forest ranks 309th in FTA rate allowed (0.286) since last season.

North Carolina A&T Aggies vs. Wake Forest Demon Deacons ATS Pick

College Basketball Prediction: SU Winner – Wake Forest, ATS Winner – Wake Forest, O/U – Under

Betting Notes (2017-Present):

  • North Carolina A&T ranks 72nd in assists per game (15.1) while Wake Forest ranks 221st in assists allowed per game (14.2).
  • The Demon Deacons rank 204th in three pointers attempted per game (20.8) while the Aggies rank 225th (20.1).
  • Wake Forest averages 35.7 rebounds per game, which ranks 149th in the country. North Carolina A&T ranks 168th in rebounds allowed per game (34.9).
  • The Demon Deacons rank 123rd in blocks per game (3.5) while the Aggies rank 238th (2.3).
  • North Carolina A&T ranks 158th in steals per game (6.1) while Wake Forest ranks 186th in steals allowed per game (6.5).