PFW @ Green Bay
Current Records: PFW 16-10; Green Bay 4-21
What to Know
The PFW Mastodons have enjoyed the comforts of home their last five games, but now they must head out on the road. PFW and the Green Bay Phoenix will face off in a Horizon League battle at 8 p.m. ET on Friday at Kress Events Center. The Mastodons will be strutting in after a victory while Green Bay will be stumbling in from a defeat.
PFW came out on top in a nail-biter against the Cleveland State Vikings on Monday, sneaking past 102-98.
Meanwhile, Green Bay came up short against the Wisconsin-Milwaukee Panthers on Sunday, falling 54-44.
PFW is the favorite in this one, with an expected 5-point margin of victory. They have been consistent moneymakers against the spread when favored (9-4), so they might be worth a quick bet.
The Mastodons' win brought them up to 16-10 while the Phoenix's loss pulled them down to 4-21. A pair of numbers to keep in mind before tip-off: PFW ranks 24th in college basketball when it comes to takeaways, with 16.2 on average. On the other end of the spectrum, Green Bay is 42nd worst in college basketball in takeaways, with only 11.2 on average. So the cards are definitely stacked against Green Bay.
How To Watch
- When: Friday at 8 p.m. ET
- Where: Kress Events Center -- Green Bay, Wisconsin
- Follow: CBS Sports App
- Ticket Cost: $45.00
The Mastodons are a 5-point favorite against the Phoenix, according to the latest college basketball odds.
The oddsmakers had a good feel for the line for this one, as the game opened with the Mastodons as a 5.5-point favorite.
Green Bay and PFW both have two wins in their last four games.
- Feb 06, 2022 - PFW 71 vs. Green Bay 55
- Feb 25, 2021 - PFW 89 vs. Green Bay 84
- Jan 23, 2021 - Green Bay 87 vs. PFW 72
- Jan 22, 2021 - Green Bay 77 vs. PFW 59
Injury Report for Green Bay
- Mitch Listau: Game-Time Decision (Undisclosed)
- Tutu Majok: Game-Time Decision (Undisclosed)