The Green Bay Phoenix (0-2) travel to face off against the Montana State Bobcats (1-1) on Monday, November 20th. This game will be played at Brick Breeden Fieldhouse in Bozeman and televised on ESPN+. Montana State is coming off a win in their previous game, while Green Bay is looking to get back on track from a loss to the Valparaiso. Tip-off is set for 9:00 ET.
Green Bay Phoenix vs Montana State Bobcats
The Green Bay Phoenix Look To Bounce Back From A Loss
Today, the Green Bay Phoenix will face off against Montana State with a record of 0-2. In their last three games as the underdog, Green Bay has a straight-up record of 0-3. Entering today’s game, Green Bay holds a 0-2 ATS record. Taking into account the previous three games, which includes last year, Green Bay has a 0-2 ATS record and an average scoring margin of -14.
Up to this point, games involving Green Bay have had an average of 126 points per game, with the average over/under line set at 132.5 points. Their over/under record is 0-2-0. In the Phoenix’s last five games, the combined scoring average stands at 58 points per game, accompanied by an over/under record of 1-3.
The Montana State Bobcats Are Coming Off A Win
Montana State comes into this game against Green Bay with a 1-1 record on the season. In their previous ten home games, including last year, Montana State has gone 6-4. As of today’s game, Montana State has a 1-1 record against the spread. Taking into account their last three games, including the previous season, the team has gone 0-2 vs. the spread with an average scoring margin of +14.
In two games, Montana State comes in with an over/under mark of 0-2-0, with their games averaging 131 points per game. The Bobcats’ last five games have finished with a combined 84 points per game and an over/under record of 3-1.
Green Bay Offense Breakdown
Most recently, the Green Bay offense finished with just 59 points vs. Valparaiso. For the game, they hit 2/18 three-point attempts and a field goal percentage of 42.6%. Noah Reynolds led the team in scoring, putting up 24 points. Additionally, Elijah Jones contributed 13 points for the Phoenix.
|Noah Reynolds (G)||20.3||4.7||4.7|
|Elijah Jones (F)||11.7||9.3||0.7|
|Foster Wonders (G)||8.0||1.3||0.0|
Montana State Offense Breakdown
Coming off their recent game, the Montana State offense tallied 63 points in a matchup against California. Their field goal percentage for the game was 43.1%, and they made 4 threes. Brandon Walker is currently the leading scorer for the team, entering today’s matchup with an average of 16. Meanwhile, Patrick McMahon also brings a PPG average of 13 into the game.
|Brandon Walker (F)||16.0||2.3||1.7|
|Patrick McMahon (G)||13.0||2.3||0.7|
|Brian Goracke (F)||12.7||4.0||0.7|
Green Bay Team Defense
So far, the Phoenix’s defense is ranked 80th in the country at 68.3 points per contest. So far, the Green Bay defense is giving up an average of 9.3 offensive rebounds per game and are turning teams over 10.7 times per game (283rd).
Montana State Team Defense
In the current season, the Montana State defense has excelled, sitting 52nd in the nation by allowing 64.7 points per game. Against California in their most recent game, the Montana State defense gave up a total of 60 points while allowing California to hit 41% of their shots.
Phoenix vs Bobcats Trends
- Although Green Bay has a straight up record of 0-5 in their last five road games, they have not held up as well vs the spread going 0-4-1. The team averaged 56 points per game in these games.
- Through their last ten home games, Montana State has an ATS record of just 6-4. However, their overall record was 6-4 while averaging 68 points per game.
- The last three games that Green Bay was the underdog, they have an ATS mark of 0-2-1 while going 0-3 straight up.
- Through their previous three contests as the betting favorite, the Bobcats have a strong record of 3-0. Their record vs the spread in these matchups is 1-2.
For a point-spread bet in this Bobcats vs. Bobcats matchup, we’re leaning towards the Bobcats at -11. Although our projections show the Bobcats winning 75-67, we suggest placing your bet on the Phoenix for the point-spread.
As for the over/under, the the line is currently at 133.5, and our model projects the Phoenix and Bobcats to reach a combined total of 142 points. Our bet is on taking the over.
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