UMass-Lowell River Hawks (2-4) at Stony Brook Seawolves (4-4)
College Basketball: Sunday, December 27, 2020 at 2:00 pm (Island Federal Credit Union Arena)
The Line: Stony Brook Seawolves +1 -- Over/Under: 139 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The UMass Lowell River Hawks and Stony Brook Seawolves meet Sunday in college basketball action at the Island FCU Arena.
The UMass Lowell River Hawks need a win after losing four of their last five games. The UMass Lowell River Hawks are averaging 66.2 points on 43.2 percent shooting and allowing 73.5 points on 42.5 percent shooting. Obadiah Noel is averaging 19.5 points and 4.5 rebounds while Ron Mitchell is averaging 8.2 points and 3.7 rebounds. Allin Blunt is dishing 0.8 assists and Connor Withers is grabbing 5.3 rebounds. The UMass Lowell River Hawks are shooting 34.7 percent from beyond the arc and 65.5 percent from the free throw line. The UMass Lowell River Hawks are allowing 27.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 30.8 rebounds per game.
The Stony Brook Seawolves look for a win to build on their three-game winning streak. The Stony Brook Seawolves are averaging 72.6 points on 44.9 percent shooting and allowing 70.1 points on 42.6 percent shooting. Frankie Policelli is averaging 12.9 points and 5.1 rebounds while Juan Felix Rodriguez is averaging 11.9 points and 4.1 rebounds. Jaden Sayles is the third double-digit scorer and Tykei Greene is grabbing 7.4 rebounds. The Stony Brook Seawolves are shooting 34.2 percent from beyond the arc and 63 percent from the free throw line. The Stony Brook Seawolves are allowing 36.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 36.3 rebounds per game.
The Seawolves are 0-7 ATS in their last 7 home games and 4-13 ATS in their last 17 games overall. The under is 4-0 in River Hawks last 4 overall. The under is 6-2 in Seawolves last 8 home games.
The UMass Lowell River Hawks may have the lesser record in this spot, but they've had a tough schedule and have held their own for the most part, which includes beating the sam San Francisco team that beat Virginia. The Stony Brook Seawolves are riding a three-game winning streak, but they haven't exactly played anybody up to this point and have had offensive issues when playing decent competition. There's a reason UMass Lowell is a slight favorite here. I'll lay the point.