George Mason Patriots battle vs Northeastern Huskies highlights college basketball odds menu
Northeastern Huskies vs George Mason Patriots Odds
Patriot Center will host George Mason Patriots vs. Northeastern Huskies action on Thursday as both teams try to pay off for bettors in NCAA basketball betting action.
The Patriots bring a 7-5 record (5-4 ATS) to this tilt against the 5-7 Huskies, who are 4-3 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed George Mason go 5-4 so far and the Huskies go 1-4.
The Patriots were listed as 8.5-point favorites at most sportsbooks tracked by Odds Shark earlier in the day. It opened first at BetOnline, where the total was expected shortly.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 131-rated Patriots and the No. 282-ranked Huskies, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 67-63 result in favor of the Patriots.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature George Mason's No. 213-rated squad against Northeastern's No. 269-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, George Mason rates No. 269 in the country with 5.1 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 189 nationally with 6 per match.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Northeastern owns the country's No. 101-rated mark, allowing 66.2 points per game on the highway. George Mason, on the other hand, rates No. 313 in scoring at home.
Northeastern was an 83-63 loser in their most recent outing on the road against UAB. They failed to cover the 2.5-point spread as underdogs. Northeastern was run off the court by the Blazers on Saturday as UAB routed them 83-63 at Bartow Arena.
Last time out for George Mason, they were a 61-57 loser as they battled South Florida on the road. They failed to cover in the match as a 3.5-point underdog. George Mason suffered a 61-57 loss against South Florida on Saturday, getting 24 points from Sherrod Wright in a losing effort at Sun Dome.
Northeastern Huskies Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 3-7
Before playing UNC Wilmington are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5
George Mason Patriots Trends:
When playing on Thursday are 6-4
Before playing William & Mary are 7-3
After a loss are 9-1
A few Huskies at Patriots trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Northeastern's last 5 games when playing on the road against George Mason
Northeastern is 3-9 SU in its last 12 games on the road
Northeastern is 1-7 ATS in its last 8 games when playing on the road against George Mason
Northeastern is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games when playing on the road against George Mason
George Mason is 16-2 SU in its last 18 games at home
George Mason is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing at home against Northeastern
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of George Mason's last 5 games when playing at home against Northeastern
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of George Mason's last 8 games when playing Northeastern
Northeastern home to UNC Wilmington, Saturday, January 5
George Mason at William & Mary, Saturday, January 5