Wright State Raiders vs. Kent State Golden Flashes Betting Prediction


The Wright State Raiders (4-5) will travel to the Memorial A & C Center to go head-to-head against the Kent State Golden Flashes (7-1). The game begins at 4 p.m. ET on Saturday, December 8, 2018.

Wright State Raiders vs. Kent State Golden Flashes Betting Odds

Both teams were victorious in their last game. The Golden Flashes were victorious over the Cleveland State Vikings 83-79, while the Raiders dismantled the Western Carolina Catamounts 96-73.

Wright State played a nearly perfect game. They had a free throw rate of 0.345 and an effective field goal percentage of 0.655. For those same stats, Western Carolina was 0.175 and 0.492, respectively. The Golden Flashes, on the other hand, had a much better offensive rebounding percentage (30.0 vs. 14.6) and had a much better free throw rate (0.466 vs. 0.279). Kent State’s Jalen Avery had a solid performance, finishing with 23 points. Wright State, meanwhile, was lifted by Bill Wampler, who contributed 26 points.

The Raiders won the sole contest between these two teams last year, 63-54. Getting to the free throw line was one of Wright State’s largest strengths. They had 26 free throw attempts, while Kent State had just 14.

Wright State vs. Kent State Betting Pick

College Basketball Prediction: SU Winner – Kent State, ATS Winner – Wright State, O/U – Over

Betting Notes (2017-Present):

  • Wright State ranks 21st in assists allowed per game (11.7) while Kent State ranks 179th (13.7).
  • The Golden Flashes rank 112th in blocks per game (3.6) while the Raiders rank 255th (2.1).
  • Wright State ranks 94th in three pointers attempted per game (20.9) while Kent State ranks 150th in three pointers allowed per game (21.9).