Hampton James Madison Betting Preview
James Madison Dukes vs Hampton Pirates Odds
The Hampton Pirates host James Madison on Monday, looking to build on their 2-10 mark against the 7-7 Dukes in college hoops action at Hampton Convocation Center.
Supporters of the Dukes have watched them go 7-7 and 7-5 ATS on the year, while the Pirates are at 2-10 and 0-0 ATS. In totals betting, the Pirates are 0-0, while the Dukes have a 2-4 mark.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 208 (Pirates) and the No. 307 (Dukes) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank. A 62-58 result in favor of the Dukes has been projected by the scores prediction engine.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Hampton has the nation's No. 339-rated offensive output, at 56.6 PPG. The visiting Dukes defense ranks No. 227 allowing on average 69 PPG. The Pirates FG% has averaged 36.6% so far, less than the Dukes marksmen have achieved on the year, 43.1% per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, James Madison owns the country's No. 218-rated mark, allowing 73 points per game on the highway. Hampton, on the other hand, rates No. 327 in scoring at home.
Last time out for James Madison, they were a 68-52 loser as they battled Georgia State on the road. They failed to cover in the match as a 2-point underdog. The Dukes endured a 68-52 loss at the hands of the Panthers on Saturday, despite a 19-point effort from Rayshawn Goins at GSU Sports Arena.
In their last action, Hampton was a 68-49 loser on the road against USC Upstate. The Pirates endured a 68-49 loss at the hands of the Spartans on Wednesday, despite a 17-point effort from Du'Vaughn Maxwell at G. B. Hodge Center.
James Madison Dukes Trends:
When playing on Monday are 3-7
Before playing UNC Wilmington are 4-6
After playing Georgia State are 3-7
After a loss are 5-5
A few Dukes at Pirates trends to consider:
James Madison is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
James Madison is 6-13 SU in its last 19 games on the road
James Madison home to UNC Wilmington, Wednesday, January 9
Hampton at Howard, Saturday, January 12