Stony Brook vs. Hartford - 3/10/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
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Hartford Hawks (17-15) at Stony Brook Seawolves (20-12)
College Basketball: Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at 7:00 pm (Island Federal Credit Union Arena)
The Line: Stony Brook Seawolves -7 -- Over/Under: 132.5
The Hartford Hawks and Stony Brook Seawolves meet Tuesday in the college basketball American East Tournament at the Island FCU Arena.
The Hartford Hawks look for a win after splitting their last 10 games. The Hartford Hawks are averaging 66.1 points on 41.4 percent shooting and allowing 66.8 points on 41 percent shooting. Malik Ellison is averaging 19.2 points and 1.7 assists while Hunter Marks is averaging 10.6 points and 6.1 rebounds. Moses Flowers is the third double-digit scorer and Traci Carter is grabbing 3.9 rebounds. The Hartford Hawks are shooting 33.3 percent from beyond the arc and 69.3 percent from the free throw line. The Hartford Hawks are allowing 27.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 31.1 rebounds per game. The Hartford Hawks have won four of their last four road games.
The Stony Brook Seawolves look for a win after splitting their last eight games. The Stony Brook Seawolves are averaging 69.3 points on 40.7 percent shooting and allowing 65.6 points on 38.9 percent shooting. Elijah Olaniyi is averaging 18 points and 2.1 assists while Makale Foreman is averaging 15.8 points and 2.8 rebounds. Andrew Garcia is the third double-digit scorer and Miles Latimer is grabbing 2.9 rebounds. The Stony Brook Seawolves are shooting 33.5 percent from beyond the arc and 72.2 percent from the free throw line. The Stony Brook Seawolves are allowing 32.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 35.8 rebounds per game. The Stony Brook Seawolves have won four of their last six home games.
The underdog is 4-1-1 ATS in the last 6 meetings.
The Hartford Hawks beat Stony Brook twice this season, both in the underdog role, and they're playing better basketball entering this contest, which includes allowing just 39.1 percent shooting from the field and 25.4 percent shooting from deep in their last five games. The Hartford Hawks are 10-5 against the spread on the road while the Stony Brook Seawolves are 5-7-1 against the spread at home. The Hartford Hawks are also 11-6 against the spread this season as an underdog. The Stony Brook Seawolves should win this game, but I'm not sure how you leave this many points on the table with Hartford.