Western Kentucky vs Florida Atlantic: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – February 7, 2021

Posted By Staff on February 6, 2021

The Western Kentucky Hilltoppers (13-4) will try to continue a four-game win streak when they visit the Florida Atlantic Owls (8-7) on Sunday, February 7, 2021 at FAU Arena as 7.5-point favorites. The game airs at 12:00 PM ET on ESPN+. The matchup’s over/under is 138.5.

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of February 6, 2021, 2:18 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

Western Kentucky Betting Information

  • The Hilltoppers are under .500 against the spread this season with a record of 7-10
  • When favored by at least 7.5 points, the Hilltoppers are 2-4 against the spread in 2020-21.
  • The Hilltoppers and their opponents have gone over the set total in only 7 of 17 games this season (41.2%).

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

Western Kentucky Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Charles Bassey 16 17.8 12.2 0.8 0.3 3.4 0.6
Taveion Hollingsworth 17 13.6 3.5 2.1 1.2 0.1 0.6
Josh Anderson 17 10.4 3.9 0.9 1.9 0.5 0.5
Jordan Rawls 17 7.6 1.5 1.4 0.5 0.0 0.6
Luke Frampton 17 7.2 1.9 1.1 0.2 0.0 2.0

Florida Atlantic Betting Information

  • Florida Atlantic holds a losing record ATS this season, covering five times and failing to cover six times.
  • 36.4% of Florida Atlantic’s 11 games this season have fell below the over/under.
  • The Owls fell to Charlotte 74-71 and didn’t cover the spread as 1-point favorites, while hitting the over on the 125 point total on Saturday in their most recent game. Karlis Silins scored a team-high 17 points in the loss.

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

Florida Atlantic Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Jailyn Ingram 15 14.5 6.1 2.0 0.9 0.5 2.1
Michael Forrest 15 11.5 3.0 1.3 1.0 0.0 2.5
Bryan Greenlee 15 11.1 2.4 2.8 1.2 0.1 2.1
Karlis Silins 15 9.0 3.9 0.7 0.3 0.5 0.2
Kenan Blackshear 15 8.5 4.3 1.5 1.5 0.1 0.8

Total Facts

  • Western Kentucky and its opponents have hit the over on Sunday’s 138.5 total in nine out of 17 games (52.9%) this year.
  • In 60% of Florida Atlantic’s games this season (9 of 15), the total points scored was higher than Sunday’s 138.5-point over/under.
  • The point total for the matchup of 138.5 is 16.3 points fewer than the combined points per game averages for the Hilltoppers (74.1 points per game) and the Owls (80.7 points per game).
  • The 135.6 points per game these two teams surrender to opponents on average this season are 2.9 fewer than the 138.5 over/under in this contest.
  • This season, the average total for Hilltoppers games is 143.6 points, 5.1 more than the over/under of 138.5 points for this contest.
  • A difference of 8.4 points separates the average total points bet in Owls games (146.9 points) and this matchup’s over/under (138.5 points).

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
1/30/2020 Western Kentucky Florida Atlantic -2.5 142.5 -142 +117 Regular Season 69-65 FAU
1/19/2019 N/A Western Kentucky N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 72-66 W KY

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