Belmont Bruins vs Hofstra Pride Point Spread: Betting Preview Hints At Winner
|Hofstra Pride||Belmont Bruins|
|2-3||November 24, 2013, 08:20 | Mohegan Sun Arena||5-1|
The Hofstra Pride will look to pick up a win while covering the spread when they take on the Bruins in Belmont at Mohegan Sun Arena on Sunday in college basketball action.
The Bruins sit at 5-1 (2-2 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Pride are currently 2-3 (3-1 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Belmont is 1-2 OU, and Hofstra is 3-1 OU.
View Hofstra Pride vs Belmont Bruins Odds and Stats.
This game puts the Bruins, most recently No. 34 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Pride, who rate No. 271 in the latest survey.
Hofstra was an 81-78 winner in its last match at home against Hartford. They covered the 4.5-point spread as underdogs. Hofstra got 27 points from Dion Nesmith en route to an 81-78 victory over Hartford on Saturday at Mohegan Sun Arena.
Last time out for Belmont, they were an 81-70 winner as they battled Holy Cross at home. They covered in the match as an 8.5-point favorite. The Crusaders endured an 81-70 loss at the hands of the Bruins on Saturday, despite a 16-point effort from Cullen Hamilton at Mohegan Sun Arena.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Belmont's No. 221-rated squad against Hofstra's No. 86-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Belmont rates No. 43 in the country with 8.17 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 84 nationally with 6.8 per match.
Hofstra home to Manhattan, Saturday, November 30th
Belmont at Brescia, Tuesday, November 26th