Sideline Cancer vs. Boeheim's Army
TBT Tournament: Saturday, July 11, 2020 at 10:00 PM EST
The Line: Boeheim's Army -- Over/Under: Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
Sideline Cancer will be taking on Boeheim’s Army on Saturday July 11, 2020 in a quarterfinal matchup. This is a matchup that will pair the 3 seed and the 22 seed in this Saturday TBT contest. Get NBA picks and predictions at Sports Chat Place.
Sideline Cancer is coming off of a 76-66 win over Challenge ALS. Prior to that game, Sideline Cancer also beat Hines, 93-91. In the win over Challenge ALS, Sideline Cancer was led in scoring by Remy Bell. Bell recorded 17 points in the game, which was the 2nd most behind Challenge ALS’ Tyrese Rice. Marcus Keene added 16 points in the game, while also dishing out 6 assists. Eric Thompson registered 15 points and also pulled down 13 rebounds, which was more than enough to secure a double-double in the contest. Sideline Cancer handled Challenge ALS on the boards, winning the rebounding margin 41-30. Sideline Cancer won the second chance point column, 15-9. Sideline Cancer will be looking to have another balanced offensive scoring output in this win or go home contest.
Boeheim’s Army is coming off of a 76-69 win over Men of Mackey. This was a contest that saw the Syracuse alumni and Purdue alumni go head to head. Boeheim’s Army was paced throughout the game by Eric Devendorf. Devendorf registered 20 points, 1 assist, and 1 rebound. Donte Greene did his part in the game, collecting 16 points and 9 rebounds, falling 1 rebound shy of a double-double. Malachi Richardson added 15 points in the win. The Syracuse alumni team lost the rebounding battle, 36-32. However, Boeheim’s Army was stout on defense at times, forcing 18 turnovers. Boeheim’s Army outscored Men of Mackey in bench points, 13-6.
Overview: This is a game that could show the difficulty of being a seed that was in the lower 4 of The Basketball Tournament. This will be Sideline Cancer’s 3rd game, while this will be Boeheim’s Army 2nd game. It could be difficult for Sideline Cancer to keep up to the Boeheim’s Army pace in this game, as Sideline Cancer could start to show signs of players losing energy a lot earlier in this contest. Boeheim’s Army is one of the most talented teams in this tournament and will be more than prepared for this game. I’m going to side with Boeheim’s Army, as it will be tough for the 22 seeded Sideline Cancer to win 3 games in a row.