Northeastern Huskies vs Dukes College Hoops Game Preview

Northeastern Huskies James Madison Dukes
4-13 January 15, 2014, 07:00 | JMU Center 6-11



The Northeastern Huskies will look to pick up a win while covering the spread when they take on the Dukes in James Madison at JMU Center on Wednesday in college basketball action.

James Madison will face the 4-13 Huskies, who own a 6-8 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Dukes are 5-8 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Huskies are 5-8-1 favoring the OVER.

View Northeastern Huskies vs James Madison Dukes Odds and Stats.

The visitors opened as 1-point underdogs in this one at most sportsbooks tracked at Odds Shark, including Bovada. The total was set to open a bit later (check out GTbets.eu for the latest situation(.

The Dukes - Huskies odds would favor the Huskies if the lines were set according to our power ranks. James Madison is rated No. 311 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Northeastern is at No. 229.

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Northeastern lost its last outing, a 58-49 result against College of Charleston on January 13. They failed to cover in that game as a 2.5-point favorite. Northeastern got 19 points from Scott Eatherton but lost anyway, 58-49, to College of Charleston on Monday at Matthews Arena.

In their last action, James Madison was a 78-74 loser at home against Delaware. They failed to cover the 2.5-point spread as underdogs. James Madison suffered a 78-74 loss against Delaware on Saturday, getting 22 points from Andre Nation in a losing effort at JMU Center.

How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature James Madison's No. 180-rated squad against Northeastern's No. 174-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, James Madison rates No. 208 in the country with 5.06 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 235 nationally with 4.59 per match.

A few Huskies at Dukes trends to consider:
Northeastern is 3-7 ATS in its last 10 games
Northeastern is 2-11 SU in its last 13 games
Northeastern is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Northeastern is 9-3 ATS in its last 12 games when playing James Madison
James Madison is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
James Madison is 4-9 SU in its last 13 games
James Madison is 12-6 ATS in its last 18 games at home
James Madison is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games at home


Next up:
Northeastern home to Delaware, Saturday, January 18th
James Madison at William & Mary, Saturday, January 18th
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