The Florida Gulf Coast Eagles and Queens University Royals meet Thursday in college basketball action at the Curry Arena. Let’s preview this game and give out a pick and prediction.
The Florida Gulf Coast Eagles Betting Preview
The Florida Gulf Coast Eagles are averaging 70.2 points on 42.7 percent shooting and allowing 66.7 points on 41.8 percent shooting. Isaiah Thompson is averaging 13 points and 2 rebounds, while Zach Anderson is averaging 12.5 points and 7.6 rebounds. Chase Jonston is the third double-digit scorer and Andre Weir is grabbing 6.9 rebounds. The Florida Gulf Coast Eagles are shooting 34.1 percent from beyond the arc and 73.9 percent from the free throw line. The Florida Gulf Coast Eagles are allowing 32.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33.8 rebounds per game.
The Queens University Royals Betting Preview
The Queens University Royals are averaging 81.2 points on 46.2 percent shooting and allowing 75.1 points on 45.6 percent shooting. Kenny Dye is averaging 17.1 points and 4 rebounds, while AJ McKee is averaging 15.2 points and 4.7 rebounds. BJ McLaurin is dishing 0.5 assists and Kalib Mathews is grabbing 2.5 rebounds. The Queens University Royals are shooting 36.3 percent from beyond the arc and 71.5 percent from the free throw line. The Queens University Royals are allowing 34.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 36.6 rebounds per game.
Florida Gulf Coast vs Queens Trends
The Eagles are 0-4 ATS in their last 4 road games and 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games overall. The Royals are 0-3-1 ATS in their last 4 Thursday games and 1-6-1 ATS in their last 8 games overall. The under is 5-1 in Eagles last 6 overall. The over is 4-0 in Royals last 4 overall.
Randy’s Free Pick
The Florida Gulf Coast Eagles have been shaky at best over the last week, and their numbers fall off a cliff on the road. The Queens Royals have been arguably the better team this season overall, and they win at home by an average of 15.3 points while shooting 49.6 percent from the field. Toss up game, give me Queens at home.