The Stonehill Skyhawks and Sacred Heart Pioneers meet Thursday in college basketball action at the William H. Pitt Center. The Stonehill Skyhawks look for their fifth win. The Sacred Heart Pioneers look for their seventh win.
The Stonehill Skyhawks are averaging 69.9 points on 44 percent shooting and allowing 76.6 points on 45.4 percent shooting. Andrew Sims is averaging 16.1 points and 4 rebounds, while Max Zegarowski is averaging 12.1 points and 3.8 rebounds. Isaiah Burnett is the third double-digit scorer and Thatcher Stone is grabbing 3.1 rebounds. The Stonehill Skyhawks are shooting 35.4 percent from beyond the arc and 79 percent from the free throw line. The Stonehill Skyhawks are allowing 37.1 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 26.8 rebounds per game.
The Sacred Heart Pioneers are averaging 70.4 points on 41.3 percent shooting and allowing 73.6 points on 44.2 percent shooting. Nico Galette is averaging 15.4 points and 1.8 assists, while Raheem Solomon is averaging 13.1 points and 1 assist. Aidan Carpenter is the third double-digit scorer and Joey Reilly is dishing 1.9 assists. The Sacred Heart Pioneers are shooting 31.2 percent from beyond the arc and 69.5 percent from the free throw line. The Sacred Heart Pioneers are allowing 31.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 31.5 rebounds per game.
These are two below average teams that aren't playing well at the moment. You shouldn't be eager to back either of these sides. With that said, the Stonehill Skyhawks lose on the road by an average of 13.1 points, while the Sacred Heart Pioneers win at home by an average of 5.4 points. Sacred Heart should win this game, but this is a blah matchup overall.