Making on a bet on this NCAA game featuring the Phoenix versus the Colonials? Tip off is at at 7:00 ET, and you can watch it all unfold on ESPN+. The game will be played at UPMC Events Center in Moon Township, PA. The over/under for this game is set at 137.5 points, and Robert Morris is favored by -2.5 vs. Green Bay in a Horizon League conference matchup.

GREEN BAY PHOENIX VS ROBERT MORRIS COLONIALS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Robert Morris Colonials -2.5

This game will be played at UPMC Events Center at 7:00 ET on Thursday, February 8th.

WHY BET THE ROBERT MORRIS COLONIALS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-70 in favor of the Colonials.
  • Not only will Robert Morris pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -2.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 137.5 points, and we like the over with a projected 145 points.

Will the Phoenix Win in Moon Township?

Green Bay enters today's game as a 2.5-point underdog. They have a 15-9 record this season, including a 10-3 mark in Horizon League play. The Phoenix have won their last three games, and they are 8-8 this season when listed as the underdog.

On the road, Green Bay has gone 5-8 this season, and they are coming off a 79-56 win over IUPUI. Over their last 10 road games, the Phoenix have gone 4-6, and their average scoring margin on the road this season is -6.8 points per game.

As the underdog this season, Green Bay has an ATS record of 11-5. Over their last 10 games as the underdog, the Phoenix have gone 7-3 vs. the spread. On the road, Green Bay is 8-5 vs. the spread this season and 16-6 overall.

Green Bay's over/under record for the season sits at 10-11-1 and today's over/under line of 137.5 is similar to the average over/under line in their games this season (135.6). So far, 12 of their games have finished with more points than today's OU line. Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 134 points and their OU record over their last five games is 2-2-1.

Coming off a good offensive performance, Green Bay's offense scored 79 points against IUPUI. Their field goal percentage for the game was 46.7%, and they went 12/17 from the free-throw line. Offensively, the Phoenix hold a season-long field goal percentage of 46%, placing them 132nd in the national rankings. When it comes to three-pointers, they are ranked 140th in terms of percentage and 36th in three-pointers made.

Green Bay's defense has been playing well, ranking 44th nationally, with 66.2 points allowed per game. The Green Bay defense is coming off a game in which they gave up a total of 56 points and allowed IUPUI to connect on 11 threes.

Is a Home Win Possible for Robert Morris?

Robert Morris comes into this game with a 9-14 record, including a 5-7 mark in Horizon League play. The Colonials have gone 4-5 at home this season, and they have won two straight games at home.

On the year, Robert Morris has been favored in seven of its 23 games, going 6-1 in those matchups. The Colonials have gone 3-2 in their last five games at home, and they are 5-5 in their previous 10 games at home.

As the favorite this season, Robert Morris has gone 4-3 vs the spread. Over their last 10 games as the favorite, the Colonials are 5-5.

Robert Morris has an over/under record of 13-8 this season and today's over/under line of 137.5 is lower than the average over/under line in their games this year (144.1). Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 143 points compared to their season average of 152.1 points per game.

Coming off their recent game, the Robert Morris offense tallied 75 points in a matchup against Detroit. Their field goal percentage for the game was 43.5%, and they made 7 threes. Currently leading the team in scoring is Markeese Hastings who comes into today's matchup averaging 15.1. Justice Williams also heads into the game with a PPG average of 13.

Coming into today's game, the Robert Morris defense is giving up an average of 75.2 points per contest. On average, opposing teams are hitting 6.5 threes per game vs. Green Bay. This has come on three-point shooting percentage of 33.0%.