Hampton Pirates home to Saint Peter's Peacocks in NCAA Basketball betting action
Saint Peter's Peacocks vs Hampton Pirates Odds
The college hoops wagering menu features a clash between Hampton and Saint Peter's on Saturday, with the host Pirates trying to win and cover the NCAA basketball point spread.
Hampton battles the Peacocks, currently sitting with a 8-18 mark (6-13-1 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 0-1 for the Pirates and 9-7-1 for the Peacocks.
The Pirates were listed as 5.5-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:
This game matches up the No. 163 (Pirates) and the No. 313 (Peacocks) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank. A 60-57 result in favor of the Pirates has been projected by the scores prediction engine.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Peacocks rank No. 298 in NCAA Division 1 with 31.7 per game. That compares with Hampton’s No. 30 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Hampton is college basketball's No. 323-ranked team at 4.4 per game, while the Peacocks rate No. 294 with 4.9 per game.
Defensively, Saint Peter's features the nation's No. 111-rated defense on the road, allowing 66.8 points per game. Hampton, meanwhile, comes in at No. 270 nationally in scoring at home.
Last time out for Saint Peter's, they were a 68-59 loser as they battled Canisius at home. They failed to cover in the match as a 6-point underdog. Saint Peter's got 20 points from Desi Washington but lost anyway, 68-59, to Canisius on Saturday at Yanitelli Center.
Hampton was a 63-59 winner in their most recent outing on the road against MD-Eastern Shore. Emmanuel Okoroba scored 13 points leading the Pirates to a 63-59 victory over MD-Eastern Shore at Hytche Athletic Center on Wednesday.
Saint Peter's Peacocks Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Canisius are 2-8
After playing Canisius are 3-7
After a loss are 2-8
A few Peacocks at Pirates trends to consider:
Saint Peter's is 1-6 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
Saint Peter's is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Saint Peter's at Canisius, Thursday, February 28
Hampton at Delaware State, Monday, February 25