MD-Eastern Shore Hawks vs Bethune-Cookman Wildcats Odds
The Bethune-Cookman Wildcats will try to cover the spread at Moore Gymnasium on Monday when they get a visit from the MD-Eastern Shore Hawks in NCAA basketball action.
Bethune-Cookman will face the 1-14 Hawks, who own a 1-2 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Wildcats are 0-1 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Hawks are 0-0 favoring the OVER.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 257-ranked Wildcats and the No. 343-rated Hawks in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 64-49 win for the Wildcats on Monday.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Hawks rank No. 262 in NCAA Division 1 with 32.9 per game. That compares with Bethune-Cookman’s No. 243 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Bethune-Cookman is college basketball's No. 241-ranked team at 5.5 per game, while the Hawks rate No. 316 with 4.5 per game.
Defensively, MD-Eastern Shore features the nation's No. 294-rated defense on the road, allowing 75.8 points per game. Bethune-Cookman, meanwhile, comes in at No. 141 nationally in scoring at home.
MD-Eastern Shore was a 55-54 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Florida A&M. The Hawks got a 20-point effort from Kevin Mays, who added 13 rebounds, but Florida A&M still managed to defeat MD-Eastern Shore 55-54 Saturday at Teaching Gymnasium.
Bethune-Cookman was a 68-52 loser in their most recent outing at home against Delaware State. Bethune-Cookman suffered a 68-52 loss against Delaware State on Saturday, getting 13 points from Paul Scotland in a losing effort at Moore Gymnasium.
MD-Eastern Shore home to North Carolina A&T, Saturday, February 2
Bethune-Cookman home to Florida A&M, Saturday, February 2