Radford Highlanders (2-4) at Vanderbilt Commodores (2-1)
College Basketball: Saturday, December 19, 2020 at 8:00 pm (Memorial Gym)
The Line: Vanderbilt Commodores -11 -- Over/Under: 133 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The Radford Highlanders and Vanderbilt Commodores meet Saturday in college basketball action at the Memorial Gymnasium.
The Radford Highlanders look for a fourth straight win to get back to a .500 record. The Radford Highlanders are averaging 64.6 points on 42.1 percent shooting and allowing 61.9 points on 40.3 percent shooting. Fah’Mir Ali is averaging 11.1 points and 2.9 rebounds while Quinton Morton-Robertson is averaging 9.3 points and three rebounds. Xavier Lipscomb is dishing 1.4 assists and Shaquan Jules is grabbing 3.9 rebounds. The Radford Highlanders are shooting 28.7 percent from beyond the arc and 66.5 percent from the free throw line. The Radford Highlanders are allowing 38.1 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33.7 rebounds per game.
The Vanderbilt Commodores look for a win to build on their 2-1 record. The Vanderbilt Commodores are averaging 76 points on 42.1 percent shooting and allowing 63.3 points on 41.2 percent shooting. Scotty Pippen Jr. is averaging 20.3 points and 2.7 rebounds while Dylan Disu is averaging 11 points and 1.3 assists. Jordan Wright is dishing one assist and DJ Harvey is grabbing five rebounds. The Vanderbilt Commodores are shooting 28.9 percent from beyond the arc and 87.7 percent from the free throw line. The Vanderbilt Commodores are allowing 33.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 41.3 rebounds per game.
The Highlanders are 7-22-1 ATS in their last 30 Saturday games and 1-3-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Commodores are 6-19-1 ATS in their last 26 Saturday games. The under is 4-1 in Highlanders last 5 overall. The over is 5-2 in Commodores last 7 overall. The over is 5-0 in Commodores last 5 Saturday games.
The Radford Highlanders have struggled when playing better competition, and they haven't had the most success against the spread. The Vanderbilt Commodores will have the best player on the floor for this game and are starting t show flashes of improved offense. Vanderbilt can get caught in ugly, low scoring games at times, but this is a game the Commodores should get comfortable right from the tip and cruise to a double-digit victory.