Quinnipiac Bobcats visit Sacred Heart Pioneers in NCAA Basketball wagering battle
Quinnipiac Bobcats vs Sacred Heart Pioneers Odds
The Quinnipiac Bobcats will look to pick up a win while covering the spread when they take on the Pioneers in Sacred Heart at Pitt Center on Thursday in college basketball action.
This season, the Pioneers are 9-15 overall and 0-0 ATS ATS, while the Bobcats are 12-13 and 2-1 ATS against the number. As for the totals, Sacred Heart boasts a 0-0 on the OU, and Quinnipiac is 1-1.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 174-rated Quinnipiac taking on the No. 279-rated Pioneers in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 71-66 win for the Bobcats on Thursday.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Sacred Heart's No. 124-ranked offense, averaging 69.8 PPG, against a Bobcats defense that ranks No. 274 at 70.7 PPG. The Pioneers field goal percentage has averaged 43.9% so far, more than the Bobcats marksmen have achieved on the year, 42.9% per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Quinnipiac owns the country's No. 315-rated mark, allowing 76.4 points per game on the highway. Sacred Heart, on the other hand, rates No. 105 in scoring at home.
In their last action, Quinnipiac was a 71-55 winner at home against St. Francis PA. The Bobcats grabbed a 71-55 win over the Red Flash on Saturday, behind a 17-point effort from Ike Azotam at TD Bank Sports Center.
In their last action, Sacred Heart was a 68-63 loser at home against Robert Morris. Sacred Heart got 17 points from Shane Gibson but lost anyway, 68-63, to Robert Morris on Saturday at Pitt Center.
Quinnipiac home to Bryant, Saturday, February 23
Sacred Heart home to Cent Conn State, Saturday, February 23