Stony Brook Seawolves vs Connecticut Huskies Odds
Stony Brook pays a visit to Connecticut on Sunday, hoping to send the Huskies to a loss while covering the college basketball spread at Gampel Pavilion.
The Huskies sit at 4-1 (1-3 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Seawolves are currently 4-1 (1-0 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Connecticut is 2-2 OU, and Stony Brook is 0-1 OU.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Huskies at No. 18 and the Seawolves at No. 130 heading into this contest. Handicapping models at Odds Shark project a 77-73 result in favor of the Seawolves.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Seawolves rank No. 23 in NCAA Division 1 with 42.2 per game. That compares with Connecticut’s No. 319 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Connecticut is college basketball's No. 280-ranked team at 4.6 per game, while the Seawolves rate No. 177 with 6 per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Stony Brook owns the country's No. 39-rated mark, allowing 51.5 points per game on the highway. Connecticut, on the other hand, rates No. 190 in scoring at home.
In their last action, Stony Brook was an 82-75 winner at home against Canisius. The Seawolves grabbed an 82-75 win over the Golden Griffins on Saturday, behind a 21-point effort from Anthony Jackson at Stony Brook Sports Complex.
Connecticut was a 66-60 loser in its last match at home against New Mexico. They failed to cover the 4-point spread as underdogs. Shabazz Napier scored 23 points in a futile effort to lead the Huskies to a win (they lost 66-60 to New Mexico at Sports and Fitness Center on Monday).
Connecticut Huskies Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 7-3
Before playing New Hampshire are 4-0
After playing New Mexico are 1-0
After a loss are 4-6
A few Seawolves at Huskies trends to consider:
Connecticut is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
Connecticut is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Stony Brook at Cornell, Wednesday, November 28
Connecticut home to New Hampshire, Thursday, November 29