Overseas Elite vs. Sideline Cancer
TBT Tournament: Sunday, July 11, 2020 at 6:00pm
The Line: Overseas Elite -- Over/Under: Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
Overseas Elite will be taking on Sideline Cancer in The Basketball Tournament on Sunday July 12, 2020 in the semifinals at Nationwide Arena. Overseas Elite is coming off of a commanding 93-76 win over Herd that, while Sideline Cancer is coming off of an upset win over 3rd seed Boeheim’s Army, 65-48. Get NBA picks and predictions at Sports Chat Place.
Overseas Elite is the highest training seed remaining in the TBT, as the next closest is the Golden Eagles with the 4th seed. Overseas Elite was paced on offense by former NBA player Joe Jojnson. Johnson had a great performance, recording 35 points, 5 assists, and 7 assists. Johnson had a team high in points, assists, and points. Frank Session added 19 points for Overseas Elite, as the guard also added 4 assists. Overseas Elite dominated the boards, out rebounding Herd That, 42-30. Overseas Elite outscored Herd That in second chance points, 21-10. While Joe Johnson and company came out on top, Overseas Elite was dominated in the paint, being outscored 38-20.
Sideline Cancer is coming off of a huge win over Boeheim's Army. The game was tied at halftime, but Sideline Cancer put some distance between the two teams in the 2nd half. Sideline Cancer outscored Boeheim’s Arena in the 3rd quarter, 24-10. Maurice Creek led the team with 22 points and 8 rebounds in the contest. Eric Thompson added just 4 points in the game, but did register 18 rebounds. Remy Abell added 12 points and 3 assists in the contest. Sideline Cancer made 18 3-pointers compared to Boeheim’s Army 16. One of the areas that made the difference was at the foul line, as Sideline Cancer made 7 more foul shots than Boeheim’s Army.
Overview: Overseas Elite has the better seed by quite a bit in this matchup. Sideline Cancer ebeters this contest as an underdog, as Overseas Elite has the 2nd seed, while Sideline Cancer has the 22nd seed. This will be the 4th game for Sideline Cancer, while this will be just the 3rd game for Overseas Elite. Overseas ELite has a loaded roster and should be able to do enough, Overseas Elite has the ability to go a few players deep on their bench. Look for Overseas Elite to wear out Sideline Cancer in their 4th game. I’ll side with Overseas Elite to get the job done in this contest.