Hartford Hawks visit Stony Brook Seawolves in college basketball clash
Hartford Hawks vs Stony Brook Seawolves Odds
The Stony Brook Seawolves will hit the floor running against the visiting Hartford Hawks Saturday, looking to improve their record and boost wagering bankrolls in the process.
The Seawolves sport records of 11-4 and 1-0 ATS heading into this battle, while the Hawks have 10-6 and 0-0 ATS marks on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 0-1 for the Seawolves and 0-0 for the Hawks.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Seawolves rated this week at No. 75 and the Hawks sitting at No. 289. It may or may not play a role in Odds Shark score prediction modelling that produced a 72-62 result in favor of the Seawolves.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Stony Brook's No. 195 nationally ranked offense (66.7 points per game) against a Hawks defense that sits as the No. 96 at 62.8 PPG. The Seawolves have been averaging 41.6% from the field, less than the Hawks have managed so far this season (42.1% on average).
Defensively, Hartford features the nation's No. 111-rated defense on the road, allowing 66.4 points per game. Stony Brook, meanwhile, comes in at No. 136 nationally in scoring at home.
Hartford was a 68-61 winner in its last match at home against Maine. Hartford earned a 68-61 victory over Maine on Wednesday, getting 23 points from Mark Nwakamma at Reich Family Pavilion.
Stony Brook won its last outing, a 62-37 result against Binghamton on January 9. The Seawolves blew out Binghamton on Wednesday, running up a 20+ point victory in a 62-37 win at BU Events Center.
Hartford at UMBC, Wednesday, January 16
Stony Brook home to Boston University, Tuesday, January 15