Refresh
Page last updated on Mon Jul 28 18:22:30 EDT 2014
Matchup Reports

Thursday at 1:40 PM
Back to Games
WICHITA ST (26-8) AT PITTSBURGH (24-8) 
 Offensive StatisticsDefensive Statistics
TeamsLinePF/PASUATSO/UFG%FT%3PT%FG%FT%3PT%
725: WICHITA ST
726: PITTSBURGH
OFF
-4.5
69.4 / 60.7
69.6 / 55.4
26-8
24-8
16-13
13-13
5-5
10-8
44.3
47.5
68.8
66.4
33.7
36.0
40.0
39.3
71.3
71.7
33.0
31.2
Power Rating Line
The power rating system is based on recent game results. The section should be used to compare the relative strength of the two teams involved. A power line is calculated using both teams ratings and home field advantage. Where the power line differs significantly from the current line, the team with the edge is indicated.
 Power Rating
 EstimateEdge
WICHITA ST  
PITTSBURGH-3 
Team Trends and Angles
All team trends listed below apply to the current game.
WICHITA ST - Recent ATS Trends
 Against the spreadOver/UnderStraight Up
 CurrentLast 3   Since 1997CurrentLast 3   Since 1997CurrentLast 3   Since 1997
DescriptionW-LW-LW-LO-UO-UO-UW-LW-LW-L
in all games16-1349-41214-2115-538-34121-12126-882-22304-209
in all lined games16-1349-41214-2115-538-34121-12123-871-22240-195
as an underdog2-23-674-852-27-235-372-23-640-124
in all neutral court games3-38-1030-312-15-1013-275-111-729-37
as a neutral court underdog of 3.5 to 6 points0-00-01-60-00-00-20-00-00-7
against Big East conference opponents1-01-15-30-11-14-31-01-15-5
in March games1-37-724-252-05-718-172-29-523-26
when playing with 7 or more days rest1-04-19-80-03-110-31-04-114-11
after a conference game10-932-26146-1544-324-2385-8114-644-16174-144
when playing on a neutral court3-38-1030-312-15-1013-275-111-729-37
in non-conference games6-316-1562-542-215-1140-3612-136-7131-64
off a loss against a conference rival2-47-759-691-15-538-283-310-469-67
in all tournament games3-211-1036-342-18-1122-304-114-735-37
in first round tournament games0-01-17-60-01-18-20-01-17-6
in a NCAA tournament games0-00-12-20-00-12-20-00-12-2
when playing against a team with a winning record13-832-31139-1365-427-2586-8815-647-19148-153
when playing against a team with a winning record after 15 or more games7-522-1982-803-218-1754-557-529-1381-85
versus good defensive teams - allowing <=64 points/game after 15+ games2-511-1239-412-211-1033-283-415-943-39
versus good defensive teams - allowing <=64 points/game5-717-1863-744-218-1250-447-526-1272-75

PITTSBURGH - Recent ATS Trends
 Against the spreadOver/UnderStraight Up
 CurrentLast 3   Since 1997CurrentLast 3   Since 1997CurrentLast 3   Since 1997
DescriptionW-LW-LW-LO-UO-UO-UW-LW-LW-L
in all games13-1343-46227-21610-840-39160-15424-874-31377-157
in all lined games13-1343-46227-21610-840-39160-15418-858-31295-156
as a favorite10-1232-41153-1508-633-30127-10816-651-22239-70
in all neutral court games2-26-743-433-07-534-392-28-554-34
as a neutral court favorite of 3.5 to 6 points0-01-210-50-01-27-60-02-111-4
in March games1-28-947-441-09-640-412-111-660-31
when playing with 5 or 6 days rest2-17-323-201-14-521-143-110-347-11
after a conference game9-930-27155-1407-723-30102-11412-634-23190-115
when playing on a neutral court2-26-743-433-07-534-392-28-554-34
in non-conference games4-314-1771-712-116-955-4112-141-6194-34
off a loss against a conference rival4-214-1063-512-48-1633-394-212-1269-49
after scoring 60 points or less2-29-1035-402-27-1228-263-110-952-30
in all tournament games3-211-1043-403-112-636-373-215-654-29
in first round tournament games0-03-013-60-01-210-80-03-015-4
in a NCAA tournament games0-01-110-150-01-114-110-01-115-10
when playing against a team with a winning record8-1130-39179-1759-734-31134-13311-842-30239-140
when playing against a team with a winning record after 15 or more games6-723-24118-1104-721-2488-999-427-20136-97
versus good defensive teams - allowing <=64 points/game after 15+ games4-315-844-423-312-1037-434-314-948-40
versus good defensive teams - allowing <=64 points/game5-617-1368-667-318-1156-576-622-1395-59
Team Statistics
Peformance statistics for each team in various situations are listed below. Categories where a team has performed poorly are denoted in red. Categories where a team has performed well are denoted in green.
WICHITA ST - Current Season Performance
 Straight UpAgainst SpreadTeamOpponent
 W-LUnitsW-LO-UScoreHalfFG PctReb.ScoreHalfFG PctReb.
All Games26-8-916-135-569.431.444.3%38.460.727.640.0%30.0
Road Games12-6+38-104-466.328.243.2%36.562.928.640.1%30.9
Last 5 Games2-3-7.51-42-067.028.442.1%39.265.630.444.3%28.6
WICHITA ST Team Statistics
 Shooting    3pt ShootingFree Throws Rebounding 
 PPGHalfFGM-APctFGM-APCTFTM-APctTotOffAstPFStlTOBk
Team Stats (All Games)69.431.425-5544.3%7-2033.7%14-2068.8%381214187134
vs opponents surrendering65.930.423-5443.1%6-1933.5%13-1970.2%34913186143
Team Stats (Road Games)66.328.224-5543.2%6-1932.5%13-1870.8%361112207134
Stats Against (All Games)60.727.620-5140.0%6-1933.0%14-1971.3%30711186133
vs opponents averaging68.932.124-5544.4%7-1934.9%14-1970.9%34913187133
Stats Against (Road Games)62.928.620-5040.1%6-1834.4%17-2371.7%31711176123

PITTSBURGH - Current Season Performance
 Straight UpAgainst SpreadTeamOpponent
 W-LUnitsW-LO-UScoreHalfFG PctReb.ScoreHalfFG PctReb.
All Games24-8-11.813-1310-869.632.147.5%35.355.427.739.3%28.3
Road Games8-5-0.88-57-466.831.246.2%32.758.529.641.0%30.3
Last 5 Games4-1+1.83-21-168.030.847.1%37.456.631.038.0%27.6
PITTSBURGH Team Statistics
 Shooting    3pt ShootingFree Throws Rebounding 
 PPGHalfFGM-APctFGM-APCTFTM-APctTotOffAstPFStlTOBk
Team Stats (All Games)69.632.126-5447.5%5-1436.0%13-2066.4%351216177114
vs opponents surrendering65.930.323-5542.4%6-1833.2%13-1968.4%351013187144
Team Stats (Road Games)66.831.225-5346.2%6-1540.6%12-1864.3%331015187113
Stats Against (All Games)55.427.719-4839.3%5-1731.2%12-1771.7%28810185144
vs opponents averaging67.831.524-5643.0%6-1833.0%14-2069.2%351013177134
Stats Against (Road Games)58.529.620-4941.0%5-1730.6%13-1774.3%30911166134
Average power rating of opponents played: WICHITA ST 72.4,  PITTSBURGH 75
Head-to-Head Series History
Listed below is a summary of the games results in recent Head-to-Head matchups.
All games in this series since 1997
PITTSBURGH is 1-0 against the spread versus WICHITA ST since 1997
PITTSBURGH is 1-0 straight up against WICHITA ST since 1997
Games over the last 3 seasons
There were no past matchups in this series during this time period.


Team Line Action - Where the money is going!
Oddsmakers move a line in part because of one-sided public betting action on a side or total. They also move the line in reaction to wise guys selections. Either way, this section attempts to uncover whether the wise guys and public have a read on a given team. It summarizes both line and total movements. As a general rule, follow the line or total movement when percentages exceed 57% and go against it when they are below 43%.
As indicated by the movement of the line, the betting public is favoring PITTSBURGH in this game
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in WICHITA ST games 48.8% of the time since 1997. (167-175)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in WICHITA ST games 37.2% of the time over the past 3 seasons. (29-49)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in PITTSBURGH games 45.9% of the time since 1997. (163-192)
The betting public is correct when moving the money line in PITTSBURGH games 47.3% of the time over the past 3 seasons. (35-39)
No Edge.
 
No total has been posted for this game.
Key Player Injuries
WICHITA ST
[G] 12/21/2012 - Evan Wessel out for season ( Finger )
PITTSBURGH
[G] 03/14/2013 - James Robinson probable Thursday vs. Syracuse ( Thumb )
[C] 03/14/2013 - Steven Adams probable Thursday vs. Syracuse ( Ankle )
[C] 12/28/2012 - Malcolm Gilbert expected to transfer ( Undisclosed )
[G] 11/13/2012 - John Johnson has left the team ( None )
© Sports Handicapping Information All Rights Reserved.

Sponsored Links

Download Printable Schedules
Now you can download and print schedules for each sport so you can plan ahead and track your results.
UPDATED:
FOOTBALL: 8/3/2014 - 11/3/2014
BASEBALL 8/4/2014 - 9/28/2014
6/2/2014 - 8/3/2014
TOP TEN WAGERS
RK Team
1
Atlanta Braves
2
Oakland Athletics
3
Atlanta Braves
4
Milwaukee Brewers
5
Cincinnati Reds

x