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Seattle Redhawks vs Virginia Cavaliers Odds
The Virginia Cavaliers will look to boost their win total and cover the spread when they tip off against the Seattle Redhawks at John Paul Jones Arena on Saturday in NCAA hoops play.
The Cavaliers bring a 1-2 record (0-2-1 ATS) to this tilt against the 1-0 Redhawks, who are 1-0 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Virginia go 1-0 so far and the Redhawks go 0-0.
If you were backing the visitors in this one, the Redhawks were listed as 14-point underdogs earlier in the day at Bovada.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 109-ranked Cavaliers and the No. 114-rated Redhawks in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 82-67 win for the Redhawks on Saturday.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Redhawks rank No. 5 in NCAA Division 1 with 51 per game. That compares with Virginia’s No. 252 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Virginia is college basketball's No. 254-ranked team at 4.7 per game, while the Redhawks rate No. 69 with 8 per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Seattle owns the country's No. 1-rated mark, allowing 0 points per game on the highway. Virginia, on the other hand, rates No. 292 in scoring at home.
Last time out for Seattle, they were an 87-72 winner as they battled Montana State at home. They covered in the match as a 9.5-point favorite. Clarence Trent scored 18 points leading the Redhawks to an 87-72 victory over Montana State at KeyArena on Sunday.
Last time out for Virginia, they were a 59-53 loser as they battled Delaware at home. They failed to cover in the match as a 5.5-point favorite. The Cavaliers endured a 59-53 loss at the hands of the Blue Hens on Tuesday, despite a 20-point effort from Joe Harris at John Paul Jones Arena.
Seattle Redhawks Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 1-3
After playing Montana State are 1-1
After a win are 5-5
Virginia Cavaliers Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
After playing Delaware are 3-0
After a loss are 7-3
A few Redhawks at Cavaliers trends to consider:
Seattle is 1-8 SU in its last 9 games on the road
Virginia is 13-5 SU in its last 18 games at home
Virginia is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
Virginia is 1-3-1 ATS in its last 5 games at home
Virginia is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games at home
Seattle home to Pacific Lutheran, Wednesday, November 21
Virginia home to Lamar, Monday, November 19