Northeastern Huskies vs Old Dominion Monarchs Odds
Many eyes in the college basketball world will be on Ted Constant Center Saturday as host Old Dominion looks to handle the Northeastern Huskies in NCAA hoops action.
The Monarchs are 3-20 so far on the season, and 6-14 ATS vs. the number. The Huskies, meanwhile, are 15-8 and 10-8 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Old Dominion go 10-6 and the Huskies go 5-11 on the totals.
The Monarchs were listed as 3.5-point underdogs at most sportsbooks tracked by Odds Shark earlier in the day. It opened first at BetOnline, where the total was expected shortly.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 258-rated Northeastern taking on the No. 299-rated Monarchs in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 69-59 win for the Huskies on Saturday.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Huskies is ranked No. 323 in NCAA hoops at 30.5 per game. Contrast that with Old Dominion’s No. 87 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Old Dominion is the No. 309-ranked team in the country at 4.6 per game, while Northeastern rates No. 121 at 6.6 per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Northeastern owns the country's No. 75-rated mark, allowing 64.9 points per game on the highway. Old Dominion, on the other hand, rates No. 307 in scoring at home.
In their last action, Northeastern was a 62-57 winner on the road against Hofstra. They failed to cover the 6.5-point spread as favorites. Northeastern got 19 points from Joel Smith en route to a 62-57 victory over Hofstra on Wednesday at Hofstra Arena.
In their last action, Old Dominion was a 78-66 winner on the road against Drexel. They covered the 12-point spread as underdogs. Old Dominion earned a 78-66 victory over Drexel on Thursday, getting 15 points from DeShawn Painter at John A. Daskalakis Center.
Northeastern Huskies Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 8-2
Before playing William & Mary are 6-4
After playing Hofstra are 7-3
After a win are 8-2
Old Dominion Monarchs Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Delaware are 7-3
After playing Drexel are 7-3
After a win are 3-7
A few Huskies at Monarchs trends to consider:
Northeastern is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Northeastern's last 6 games on the road
Northeastern is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Old Dominion
Old Dominion is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Northeastern
Old Dominion is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Northeastern
Old Dominion is 1-9 ATS in its last 10 games
Old Dominion is 1-10 SU in its last 11 games
Northeastern home to William & Mary, Monday, February 11
Old Dominion at Delaware, Monday, February 11