Holy Cross Crusaders vs Boston College Eagles Odds
The visiting Holy Cross Crusaders hope to send their backers to the pay window on Saturday as they look to cover the spread at Conte Forum against the Boston College Eagles.
This season, the Eagles are 6-5 overall and 3-4-1 ATS ATS, while the Crusaders are 7-5 and 1-0 ATS against the number. As for the totals, Boston College boasts a 5-0 on the OU, and Holy Cross is 1-0.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 250 (Eagles) and the No. 196 (Crusaders) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank. A 64-63 result in favor of the Crusaders has been projected by the scores prediction engine.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Crusaders rank No. 132 in NCAA Division 1 with 36.3 per game. That compares with Boston College’s No. 190 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Boston College is college basketball's No. 141-ranked team at 6.5 per game, while the Crusaders rate No. 152 with 6.3 per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Holy Cross owns the country's No. 42-rated mark, allowing 61.5 points per game on the highway. Boston College, on the other hand, rates No. 280 in scoring at home.
In their last action, Holy Cross was a 72-65 loser on the road against Harvard. They covered the 9-point spread as underdogs. Holy Cross suffered a 72-65 loss against Harvard on Saturday, getting 22 points from Dave Dudzinski in a losing effort at Lavietes Pavilion.
Last time out for Boston College, they were a 71-68 winner as they battled Providence at home. They covered in the match as a 3-point underdog. Boston College earned a 71-68 victory over Providence on Saturday, getting 24 points from Ryan Anderson at Conte Forum.
Boston College Eagles Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
After playing Providence are 10-0
After a win are 3-7
A few Crusaders at Eagles trends to consider:
Boston College is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Holy Cross
Boston College is 12-2 SU in its last 14 games when playing Holy Cross
Boston College is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Boston College is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home
Holy Cross home to Yale, Friday, January 4
Boston College home to Dartmouth, Monday, December 31