Northern Kentucky College Basketball Betting Line Vs. Robert Morris – February 2, 2023

Posted on February 2, 2023

The Robert Morris Colonials (11-12, 6-6 Horizon) hope to extend a three-game winning run when hosting the Northern Kentucky Norse (14-9, 9-3 Horizon) on February 2, 2023 at UPMC Events Center.

The Norse square off against the Colonials in a game that Northern Kentucky is currently a slight favorite by 2 points. The matchup has an over/under of 125.

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Northern Kentucky Betting Line, Matchup Info Vs. Robert Morris

  • When: Thursday, February 2, 2023 at 7:00 PM ET
  • Where: UPMC Events Center in Moon Township, Pennsylvania
  • How to Watch on TV: ESPN+
  • Spread Favorite: Northern Kentucky -2
  • Moneyline Favorite: Northern Kentucky -138
  • Moneyline Underdog: Robert Morris +113
  • Over/Under: 125 points

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Northern Kentucky Betting Trends

  • The Norse have covered six times in 21 games with a spread this season.
  • Northern Kentucky is 4-10 ATS this season when playing as at least 2-point favorites.
  • The Norse have come away with 11 wins in the 17 contests they have been listed as the favorites in this season.
  • Northern Kentucky has yet to enter a game this year with shorter moneyline odds than -138.
  • Norse games have hit the over eight out of 21 times this season.
  • In 13 games this season, Northern Kentucky and its opponents have scored more than 125 total points.
  • Norse games this year have an average total of 131.2, 6.2 more points than this matchup’s over/under.

Northern Kentucky Top Performers

Marques Warrick 23 18.7 2.5 2.7 1.5 0.3 2.3
Sam Vinson 20 10.9 4.2 3.0 2.5 0.2 1.3
Trevon Faulkner 23 8.9 3.2 1.0 0.9 0.0 1.3
Xavier Rhodes 22 8.4 2.2 3.6 2.1 0.2 0.7
Chris Brandon 23 6.5 9.7 0.7 1.1 0.7 0.0

Northern Kentucky Season Stats

  • Northern Kentucky’s +98 scoring differential (outscoring opponents by 4.2 points per game) is a result of scoring 67.7 points per game (283rd in college basketball) while giving up 63.5 per outing (36th in college basketball).
  • The Norse rank 267th in college basketball at 31.8 rebounds per game. That’s similar to the 32.3 their opponents average.
  • With 69.4 points per game in Horizon matchups, the Norse are tallying 1.7 more points per game in conference games compared to their season average (67.7 PPG).
  • Northern Kentucky’s defense has been better in Horizon tilts this season, conceding 61.9 points per matchup, compared to its season average of 63.5 PPG allowed.
  • The Norse are averaging 8.3 treys per game this year in conference action, which is 0.7 more threes per game than their season average (7.6). They also sport a better three-point percentage in Horizon action (33.6%) compared to overall (33.2%).
  • Offensively Northern Kentucky has played better when playing at home this season, scoring 71.1 points per game, compared to 60.6 per game in away games.
  • The Norse are allowing 63.0 points per game in home games. On the road, they are allowing 62.0.

Northern Kentucky Recent And Upcoming Schedule

Date Opponent Score Home/Away Spread
1/14/2023 Green Bay W 74-53 Away -10
1/19/2023 Cleveland State W 57-56 Home -4.5
1/21/2023 Purdue Fort Wayne W 74-54 Home -3
1/26/2023 Green Bay W 68-50 Home -17
1/28/2023 Milwaukee L 75-74 Home -7
2/2/2023 Robert Morris Away -2
2/4/2023 Youngstown State Away
2/10/2023 Wright State Away
2/12/2023 IUPUI Home
2/17/2023 Purdue Fort Wayne Away
2/19/2023 Cleveland State Away

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Robert Morris Betting Trends

  • Robert Morris has won 12 games against the spread this year, while failing to cover nine times.
  • The Colonials have been an underdog by 2 points or more 13 times this season, and covered the spread in seven of those matchups.
  • Robert Morris has been underdogs in 14 games this season and won four (28.6%) of those contests.
  • The Colonials have not entered a game this season with longer moneyline odds than +113.
  • A total of nine Robert Morris’ games this season have gone over the point total.
  • The Colonials have played 16 games this season that have gone over 125 combined points scored.
  • Robert Morris has a 136.2-point average over/under in its contests this season, 11.2 more points than this game’s total.

Robert Morris Top Performers

Kenny Strawbridge 1 21.0 3.0 1.0 2.0 0.0 4.0
Enoch Cheeks 21 16.1 4.5 3.5 1.8 1.2 1.8
Kahliel Spear 23 16.0 7.8 1.9 1.0 1.2 0.6
Josh Corbin 23 11.5 2.4 1.3 1.0 0.1 3.1
Michael Green III 21 7.6 1.6 4.8 0.9 0.0 0.8

Robert Morris Season Stats

  • The Colonials put up 69.4 points per game (238th in college basketball) while allowing 66.8 per contest (102nd in college basketball). They have a +59 scoring differential and outscore opponents by 2.6 points per game.
  • Robert Morris is 191st in the nation at 33.3 rebounds per game. That’s 1.2 more than the 32.1 its opponents average.
  • In Horizon games, the Colonials have averaged 0.1 fewer points (69.3) than overall (69.4) in 2022-23.
  • Robert Morris allows more points in conference action (67.6 per game) than overall (66.8).
  • The Colonials drain fewer 3-pointers in Horizon play (7.6 per game) than overall (7.8), and have a lower 3-point percentage in conference games (34.3%) than overall (35.9%).
  • At home, Robert Morris scores 76.8 points per game. On the road, it averages 65.1.
  • At home the Colonials are allowing 64.8 points per game, 2.8 fewer points than they are away (67.6).

Robert Morris Recent And Upcoming Schedule

Date Opponent Score Home/Away Spread
1/14/2023 Detroit Mercy L 87-75 Away +5.5
1/19/2023 Milwaukee L 77-69 Away +4.5
1/21/2023 Green Bay W 72-38 Away -9
1/27/2023 Detroit Mercy W 85-77 Home -2.5
1/29/2023 Oakland W 68-63 Home -2.5
2/2/2023 Northern Kentucky Home +2
2/4/2023 Wright State Home
2/10/2023 Cleveland State Away
2/12/2023 Purdue Fort Wayne Away
2/16/2023 Green Bay Home
2/18/2023 Milwaukee Home

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