Cornell Big Red vs. Northeastern Huskies - 11/30/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Northeastern Huskies (4-2) at Cornell Big Red (1-5)
College Basketball: Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at 7:00 pm (Newman Arena)
The Line: Cornell Big Red +2.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Northeastern Huskies will travel to play the Cornell Big Red in a non-conference college basketball game on Wednesday.
The Cornell Big Red are 1-5 this season after losing to Houston by a score of 83-53 in their last game. Cornell didn’t score over 28 points in either half and was blown out in this game. Matt Morgan led Cornell with 23 points and 4 rebounds in this game Cornell shot 30.8% on field goals, while shooting 21.4% on three-pointers in their defeat. Cornell is averaging 66.5 points per game while giving up 76.3 points per game. Cornell is also averaging 36.8 rebounds per game and 10.7 assists per game. Matt Morgan is averaging 16.5 points and 5.7 rebounds per game, while Stone Gettings is averaging 11.7 points, 2.8 assists, and 5.3 rebounds per game for Cornell. Cornell is shooting 40.1% on field goals, 65.8% on free throws, and 28.4% on three-pointers this season.
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The Northeastern Huskies are 4-2 this season after beating Kent State by a score of 73-70 in their last game. Northeastern trailed by 17 points at halftime but was able to explode in the second half for the win. Devon Begley led Northeastern with 18 points, 7 rebounds, and 4 assists in their win. Northeastern shot 48.9% on field goals, while shooting 35.3% on three-pointers in this game. Northeastern is averaging 73.5 points per game and giving up 70.5 points per game, while also averaging 34.5 rebounds per game and 12.7 assists per game. T.J. Williams is averaging 22.5 points, 6.2 assists, and 3.5 rebounds per game, while Alex Murphy is averaging 11.7 points and 5.8 rebounds per game for the Huskies. Northeastern is shooting 45% on field goals, 67.1% on free throws, and 39.8% on three-pointers.
Northeastern is 6-1 ATS in their last 7 road games and 3-1-1 ATS in their last 5 non-conference games. The under is 4-1 in Northeastern’s last 5 road games. Cornell is 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games against the CAA and 2-5 ATS in their last 7 home games. The under is 5-1 in Cornell’s last 6 non-conference games.
Cornell will be at home for this game, but hasn’t played very well to start the season. Northeastern had a nice comeback win in their last game, while also having the advantage in shooting. Cornell is tough to pick with how they have started the season, so I am taking Northeastern on the road.