Holy Cross Crusaders (1-2) at Army Black Knights (6-2)
College Basketball: Sunday, January 10, 2021 at 3:00 pm (Christl Arena)
The Line: Army Black Knights -11.5 -- Over/Under: 145 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The Holy Cross Crusaders and Army Black Knights meet Sunday in college basketball action at the Christl Arena.
The Holy Cross Crusaders look for a win here to get back to a .500 record. The Holy Cross Crusaders are averaging 72 points on 46 percent shooting and allowing 74.5 points on 45.2 percent shooting. Justin Butler is averaging 21 points and 0.5 assists while Gerrale Gates is averaging 19 points and 7.5 rebounds. Matt Faw is the third double-digit scorer and Judson Martindale is grabbing 1.5 rebounds. The Holy Cross Crusaders are shooting 36.4 percent from beyond the arc and 47.1 percent from the free throw line. The Holy Cross Crusaders are allowing 31.8 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 30.5 rebounds per game.
The Army Black Knights look for another victory to build on their solid 6-2 record. The Army Black Knights are averaging 73.4 points on 46.2 percent shooting and allowing 67.4 points on 42.7 percent shooting. Lonnie Grayson is averaging 12.7 points and 2.1 assists while Josh Caldwell is averaging 9.9 points and six rebounds. Jalen Rucker is dishing 4.4 assists and Alex King is grabbing 4.3 rebounds. The Army Black Knights are shooting 35.4 percent from beyond the arc and 57.4 percent from the free throw line. The Army Black Knights are allowing 28.1 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 32.9 rebounds per game.
The Crusaders are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 road games and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Black Knights are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 home games and 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games overall. The under is 4-1 in Crusaders last 5 overall. The under is 7-1 in Black Knights last 8 Sunday games. The favorite is 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings.
The Holy Cross Crusaders have had a good deal of covering success lately, but the Army Black Knights are easily the more talented team here and they have a history of beating up on Holy Cross. Yesterday's game was no different, as Army won 83-68, shooting 50 percent from the field and forcing 21 turnovers. I'll take another double-digit victory for Army.