Toledo vs Akron: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – January 16, 2021

Posted By Staff on January 16, 2021

The Toledo Rockets (7-3) will attempt to build on a four-game winning streak when they visit the Akron Zips (2-3) on Saturday, January 16, 2021 at James A. Rhodes Arena as 4-point favorites. The matchup airs at 2:00 PM ET on ESPN+. The point total is set at 148 in the matchup.

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of January 16, 2021, 2:17 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

Toledo Betting Information

  • Toledo is over .500 against the spread this season with a record of 6-3.
  • The Rockets have a winning record against the spread when favored by 4 points or more, going 4-1 this season.
  • Only 4 of 9 Toledo games this season (44.4%) resulted in a total greater than the contest’s over/under.

Against the Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

Toledo Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Marreon Jackson 14 16.2 3.7 4.9 1.9 0.2 3.1
Ryan Rollins 14 14.4 5.6 2.7 0.9 0.1 1.8
Setric Millner Jr. 14 13.4 7.1 2.9 0.5 0.1 0.9
Spencer Littleson 14 13.1 2.9 1.4 1.0 0.3 3.4
JT Shumate 7 9.3 4.6 1.1 0.6 0.9 0.0

Akron Betting Information

  • The Zips have generally come up short ATS this season, with a 0-3 record.
  • As at least a 4-point underdog, the Zips tend to have trouble covering with only a 0-2 record against the spread.
  • The Zips and their opponents have typically failed to covered the over/under this season, doing so in 33.3% (1) of their three games played.

Against the Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

Akron Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Loren Cristian Jackson 7 21.0 1.7 7.0 1.0 0.0 3.3
Enrique Freeman 7 9.4 8.9 0.4 0.6 1.3 0.0
Bryan Trimble Jr. 7 8.9 1.3 0.9 0.6 0.1 2.4
Maishe Dailey 7 7.7 4.3 1.6 0.6 0.1 1.1
Ali Ali 7 7.1 3.3 1.6 0.3 0.0 1.1

Total Facts

  • In Toledo’s matchups this season, the Rockets and their opponents have gone over Saturday’s over/under of 148 points five times (50% of opportunities).
  • In two out of Akron’s five games this year (40%), the competing teams combined for a higher point total than the point total in Saturday’s matchup.
  • The Rockets average 77.1 points per game against the Zips’ 77.6, totaling 6.7 points over the contest’s total of 148.
  • These two teams surrender a combined 138.2 points per game, 9.8 points less than this contest’s over/under.
  • This season the average total for Rockets games is 145.1 points, 2.9 fewer than the over/under of 148 points for this contest.
  • A difference of 0.2 points separates this game’s over/under (148 points) and the average total points bet in Zips games (147.8 points) this season.

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
1/18/2020 N/A Akron N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 99-89 TOLEDO
2/5/2019 N/A Toledo N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 63-52 TOLEDO

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