George Mason Patriots vs Quinnipiac Bobcats Odds
The Quinnipiac Bobcats hope to be lousy hosts on Monday as the George Mason Patriots pay a visit to Sports and Fitness Center on the college basketball betting menu.
This matchup is a neutral-site affair being played at Sports and Fitness Center.
The Bobcats sport records of 2-2 and 2-0 ATS heading into this battle, while the Patriots have 2-2 and 3-0 ATS marks on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 1-0 for the Bobcats and 3-0 for the Patriots.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 87-rated Bobcats and the No. 77-ranked Patriots, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 68-67 result in favor of the Patriots.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Quinnipiac has the nation's No. 97-rated offensive output, at 75.2 PPG. The visiting Patriots defense ranks No. 86 allowing on average 59.8 PPG. The Bobcats FG% has averaged 45.9% so far, more than the Patriots marksmen have achieved on the year, 45.2% per game.
Defensively, George Mason features the nation's No. 152-rated defense on the road, allowing 65.5 points per game. Quinnipiac, meanwhile, comes in at No. 310 nationally in scoring at home.
George Mason was a 70-69 loser in their most recent outing on the road against New Mexico. They covered the 8.5-point spread as underdogs. The Patriots endured a 70-69 loss at the hands of the Lobos on Sunday, despite a 22-point effort from Sherrod Wright at Sports and Fitness Center.
Quinnipiac was an 89-83 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Connecticut. They covered the 9.5-point spread as underdogs. Shabazz Napier went off for 29 points and added 5 rebounds, leading Connecticut over Quinnipiac, 89-83, on Sunday at Sports and Fitness Center.
George Mason home to Boston University, Saturday, November 24
Quinnipiac home to Lehigh, Tuesday, November 27