Boston University Terriers vs Hartford Hawks Betting Matchup Report
Hartford Hawks vs Boston University Terriers Odds
The Boston University Terriers hope to be lousy hosts on Saturday as the Hartford Hawks pay a visit to Case Gymnasium on the college basketball betting menu.
Supporters of the Hawks have watched them go 8-6 and 0-0 ATS on the year, while the Terriers are at 6-8 and 1-1 ATS. In totals betting, the Terriers are 0-2, while the Hawks have a 0-0 mark.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Terriers at No. 149 and the Hawks at No. 265 heading into this contest. Handicapping models at Odds Shark project a 66-62 result in favor of the Terriers.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Hawks rank No. 328 in NCAA Division 1 with 29.9 per game. That compares with Boston University’s No. 275 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Boston University is college basketball's No. 43-ranked team at 7.9 per game, while the Hawks rate No. 47 with 7.8 per game.
Defensively, Hartford features the nation's No. 84-rated defense on the road, allowing 65.3 points per game. Boston University, meanwhile, comes in at No. 245 nationally in scoring at home.
Hartford was a 71-68 winner in its last match at home against Binghamton. Hartford got 23 points from Mark Nwakamma en route to a 71-68 victory over Binghamton on Wednesday at Reich Family Pavilion.
In their last action, Boston University was a 63-58 loser on the road against Maine. D.J. Irving scored 15 points in a futile effort to lead the Terriers to a win (they lost 63-58 to Maine at Harold Alfond Sports Arena on Wednesday).
Hartford home to Maine, Wednesday, January 9
Boston University home to Vermont, Tuesday, January 8