Lehigh Mountain Hawks take on Black Knights in NCAA basketball test
Lehigh Mountain Hawks vs Army Black Knights Odds
Bettors will hope to hit paydirt on Sunday when the Army Black Knights try to run the Lehigh Mountain Hawks off the court at Christl Arena in college hoops action.
Supporters of the Mountain Hawks have watched them go 15-5 and 3-2 ATS on the year, while the Black Knights are at 10-11 and 1-1 ATS. In totals betting, the Black Knights are 0-0, while the Mountain Hawks have a 0-2 mark.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 86-rated Lehigh taking on the No. 174-rated Black Knights in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 81-75 win for the Mountain Hawks on Sunday.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Army's No. 53 nationally ranked offense (73.4 points per game) against a Mountain Hawks defense that sits as the No. 152 at 65.2 PPG. The Black Knights have been averaging 44.7% from the field, less than the Mountain Hawks have managed so far this season (45.7% on average).
Defensively, Lehigh features the nation's No. 152-rated defense on the road, allowing 68.9 points per game. Army, meanwhile, comes in at No. 75 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Lehigh was a 71-49 winner on the road against Navy. Lehigh cruised to victory on Wednesday, running Navy out of the gym and running up a 71-49 score at Alumni Hall.
In their last action, Army was an 80-66 winner on the road against Holy Cross. Army earned an 80-66 victory over Holy Cross on Wednesday, getting 23 points from Ella Ellis at Hart Recreation Center.
Lehigh at Holy Cross, Saturday, February 9
Army home to Bucknell, Saturday, February 9