Wisconsin-Milwaukee @ Green Bay
Current Records: Wisconsin-Milwaukee 5-3; Green Bay 0-6
What to Know
The Green Bay Phoenix haven't won a game against the Wisconsin-Milwaukee Panthers since Feb. 15 of 2020, but they'll be looking to end the drought Thursday. Green Bay and Wisconsin-Milwaukee will face off in a Horizon League battle at 8 p.m. ET at Resch Center. If the game is anything like their last meeting in February, where the Panthers won 54-44, we could be in for a big score.
The Phoenix received a tough blow on Saturday as they fell 78-64 to the Illinois-Chicago Flames.
Meanwhile, Wisconsin-Milwaukee had enough points to win and then some against the SE Missouri State Redhawks on Monday, taking their matchup 84-68.
Green Bay is expected to lose this next one by 6. Those betting on them against the spread shouldn't have high expectations for them since the team is 1-5 ATS when expected to lose.
Green Bay is now 0-6 while the Panthers sit at 5-3. A pair of defensive numbers to keep in mind before tip-off: The Phoenix have allowed their opponents to shoot 50.30% from the floor on average, which is the 357th highest shooting percentage allowed in college basketball. Wisconsin-Milwaukee's defense has more to brag about, as they they have been holding their opponents to a field goal percentage of 37%, which places them 25th in college basketball. So the cards are definitely stacked in their favor.
How To Watch
- When: Thursday at 8 p.m. ET
- Where: Resch Center -- Green Bay, Wisconsin
- Follow: CBS Sports App
The Panthers are a solid 6-point favorite against the Phoenix, according to the latest college basketball odds.
The oddsmakers were right in line with the betting community on this one, as the game opened as a 6-point spread, and stayed right there.
Green Bay have won eight out of their last 15 games against Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
- Feb 13, 2022 - Wisconsin-Milwaukee 54 vs. Green Bay 44
- Jan 05, 2022 - Wisconsin-Milwaukee 63 vs. Green Bay 49
- Dec 20, 2020 - Wisconsin-Milwaukee 74 vs. Green Bay 62
- Dec 19, 2020 - Wisconsin-Milwaukee 68 vs. Green Bay 65
- Feb 15, 2020 - Green Bay 94 vs. Wisconsin-Milwaukee 90
- Jan 11, 2020 - Wisconsin-Milwaukee 87 vs. Green Bay 80
- Feb 01, 2019 - Green Bay 90 vs. Wisconsin-Milwaukee 74
- Dec 29, 2018 - Green Bay 92 vs. Wisconsin-Milwaukee 82
- Feb 02, 2018 - Wisconsin-Milwaukee 76 vs. Green Bay 58
- Jan 15, 2018 - Green Bay 99 vs. Wisconsin-Milwaukee 92
- Feb 18, 2017 - Green Bay 80 vs. Wisconsin-Milwaukee 56
- Jan 06, 2017 - Green Bay 80 vs. Wisconsin-Milwaukee 74
- Mar 06, 2016 - Green Bay 70 vs. Wisconsin-Milwaukee 61
- Feb 15, 2016 - Green Bay 70 vs. Wisconsin-Milwaukee 68
- Jan 29, 2016 - Wisconsin-Milwaukee 95 vs. Green Bay 94