Albany Hartford Betting Preview
Hartford Hawks vs Albany Great Danes Odds
Albany will look to improve on its 18-8 record on Saturday when they host Hartford in NCAA basketball odds action at SEFCU Arena.
The Hawks will try to spoil to the party on Saturday; they are 0-0 ATS against the number this season, while the Great Danes are 1-1 ATS. Hartford is 0-0 on the totals; Albany is 0-0.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Great Danes sit at No. 208 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Hawks sit at No. 248 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Great Danes will win this game 66-62.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Albany's No. 211-rated squad against Hartford's No. 330-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Albany rates No. 153 in the country with 6.3 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 38 nationally with 7.8 per match.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Hartford owns the country's No. 73-rated mark, allowing 64.8 points per game on the highway. Albany, on the other hand, rates No. 283 in scoring at home.
Hartford was a 66-64 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Maine. Hartford suffered a 66-64 loss against Maine on Wednesday, getting 17 points from Mark Nwakamma in a losing effort at Harold Alfond Sports Arena.
In their last action, Albany was a 66-52 loser on the road against Maine. The Great Danes endured a 66-52 loss at the hands of the Black Bears on Saturday, despite a 19-point effort from Sam Rowley at Harold Alfond Sports Arena.
Hartford home to New Hampshire, Wednesday, February 20
Albany at Boston University, Wednesday, February 20