Radford Highlanders at Ohio Bobcats Free Prediction


A five-game home winning streak is on the line for the Ohio Bobcats (5-3) when they challenge the Radford Highlanders (6-2) at Convocation Center. Action gets underway at 3:30 p.m. ET on Saturday, December 8, 2018.

Radford Highlanders at Ohio Bobcats ATS Odds

Both teams won big over their last opponent. The Bobcats defeated the Wilberforce Bulldogs 97-61, while the Highlanders beat the Davis & Elkins Senators 91-57.

Radford dominated every facet of the game. They had an effective field goal percentage of 0.678 and a free throw rate of 0.186. For those same stats, Davis & Elkins had marks of 0.410 and 0.115, respectively. The Bobcats, meanwhile, had a much better offensive rebounding percentage (55.8 vs. 15.8) and had a better free throw rate (0.163 vs. 0.097). Ohio rallied around Jason Carter, who contributed 17 points and 13 rebounds. Meanwhile, Ed Polite Jr. had a good game for Radford, recording 18 points and 12 rebounds.

It will be a battle of conflicting tempos as the up-and-down Bobcats will look to push the more half-court-oriented Highlanders. Since the 2017-18 season, the Bobcats rank 25th in possessions per game while the Highlanders are 345th.

Radford Highlanders at Ohio Bobcats ATS Pick

Pick: SU Winner – Ohio, O/U – Over

Betting Notes (2017-Present):

  • Radford ranks 31st in rebounds allowed per game (31.8) while Ohio ranks 260th (37.7).
  • The Highlanders rank 41st in steals allowed per game (5.3) while the Bobcats rank 178th (6.6).
  • Radford ranks 137th in three pointers allowed per game (21.6) while Ohio ranks 252nd (24.6).