Navy Midshipmen vs Monmouth Hawks Odds
Monmouth will look to improve on its 5-3 record on Wednesday when they host Navy in NCAA basketball odds action at Multipurpose Activity Center.
The Hawks sit at 5-3 (2-1 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Midshipmen are currently 4-5 (0-0 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Monmouth is 0-0 OU, and Navy is 0-0 OU.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 157-rated Navy taking on the No. 188-rated Hawks in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 64-63 win for the Midshipmen on Wednesday.
How They Match Up:
Scoring and defensive stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features Monmouth's No. 158-ranked scoring average of 69.4 PPG, against a Midshipmen defense rated No. 8 and allowing 53.1 PPG. The Hawks FG% has averaged 41.1% to date this season, more than the Midshipmen shooters have managed so far (39.1% per game).
Defensively, Navy features the nation's No. 44-rated defense on the road, allowing 60 points per game. Monmouth, meanwhile, comes in at No. 91 nationally in scoring at home.
Navy lost its last outing, a 51-41 result against Tulane on December 1. Navy suffered a 51-41 loss against Tulane on Saturday, getting 11 points from Worth Smith in a losing effort at Fogelman Arena.
In their last action, Monmouth was a 77-65 winner on the road against Binghamton. Monmouth earned a 77-65 victory over Binghamton on Monday, getting 23 points from Ed Waite at BU Events Center.
Navy at Mount St. Mary's, Friday, December 7
Monmouth at Syracuse, Saturday, December 8