Eastern Washington Eagles visit St. Mary's Gaels in NCAA Basketball wagering battle
Eastern Washington Eagles vs St. Mary's Gaels Odds
The Eastern Washington Eagles will look to pick up a win while covering the spread when they take on the Gaels in St. Mary's at McKeon Pavilion on Sunday in college basketball action.
The Gaels are 2-0 so far on the season, and 1-0 ATS vs. the number. The Eagles, meanwhile, are 0-2 and 0-2 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen St. Mary's go 0-0 and the Eagles go 0-0 on the totals.
Bettors looking to side with St. Mary's in this one found them as 21.5-point favorites earlier in the day. Watch for line moves and updates at Bovada before gametime.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Gaels - Eagles odds would favor the Gaels if the lines were set according to our power ranks. St. Mary's is rated No. 22 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Eastern Washington is at No. 209. Mathematical models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 95-60 win for the Gaels.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature St. Mary's's No. 137-rated squad against Eastern Washington's No. 147-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, St. Mary's rates No. 16 in the country with 10 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 9 nationally with 11 per match.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Eastern Washington owns the country's No. 338-rated mark, allowing 92 points per game on the highway. St. Mary's, on the other hand, rates No. 21 in scoring at home.
Eastern Washington lost its last outing, a 96-79 result against CS Northridge on November 12. They failed to cover in that game as a 4-point underdog. Martin Seiferth poured in 27 points and added 17 rebounds in a losing cause for Eastern Washington on Monday, as the Matadors rolled to a 96-79 victory over Eastern Washington at The Matadome.
In their last action, St. Mary's was a 67-58 winner on the road against Utah State. They covered the 5.5-point spread as favorites. Matthew Dellavedova scored 21 points leading the Gaels to a 67-58 victory over Utah State at Dee Glen Smith Spectrum on Thursday.
Eastern Washington Eagles Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 2-8
After playing CS Northridge are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5
St. Mary's Gaels Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 8-2
After playing Utah State are 2-1
After a win are 7-3
A few Eagles at Gaels trends to consider:
Eastern Washington is 2-4-1 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
Eastern Washington is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games on the road
St. Mary's is 20-3 SU in its last 23 games at home
St. Mary's is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
Eastern Washington at Utah Valley, Tuesday, November 20
St. Mary's home to Drexel, Thursday, November 22