Hofstra Pride visit Delaware Blue Hens in college basketball clash
Hofstra Pride vs Delaware Blue Hens Odds
The visiting Hofstra Pride hope to send their backers to the pay window on Wednesday as they look to cover the spread at Bob Carpenter Center against the Delaware Blue Hens.
This season, the Blue Hens are 6-8 overall and 6-5 ATS ATS, while the Pride are 4-10 and 4-6 ATS against the number. As for the totals, Delaware boasts a 5-2 on the OU, and Hofstra is 1-4.
The Pride were listed as 16-point underdogs at many online sportsbooks, including Sportsbook.ag.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the Blue Hens, most recently No. 120 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Pride, who rate No. 307 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 66-58 victory for the Blue Hens.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Delaware's No. 43-rated squad against Hofstra's No. 141-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Delaware rates No. 322 in the country with 4.2 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 319 nationally with 4.3 per match.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Hofstra owns the country's No. 310-rated mark, allowing 78.3 points per game on the highway. Delaware, on the other hand, rates No. 113 in scoring at home.
In their last action, Hofstra was a 52-50 winner at home against Georgia State. They covered the 5-point spread as underdogs. Stevie Mejia scored 17 points leading the Pride to a 52-50 victory over Georgia State at Hofstra Arena on Monday.
In their last action, Delaware was an 84-72 winner on the road against Old Dominion. They covered the 2-point spread as favorites. The Blue Hens got a terrific 27-point effort from Devon Saddler as Delaware defeated Old Dominion 84-72 on Saturday at Ted Constant Center.
Hofstra Pride Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing William & Mary are 9-1
After playing Georgia State are 6-4
After a win are 4-6
Delaware Blue Hens Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing Georgia State are 6-4
After playing Old Dominion are 6-4
After a win are 7-3
A few Pride at Blue Hens trends to consider:
Hofstra is 4-0-1 ATS in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Delaware
Hofstra is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Delaware is 11-1 SU in its last 12 games at home
Delaware is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
Delaware is 4-13 SU in its last 17 games when playing Hofstra
Delaware is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games when playing Hofstra
Hofstra home to William & Mary, Saturday, January 12
Delaware at Georgia State, Saturday, January 12