Denver Pioneers vs Seattle Redhawks Odds
The Seattle Redhawks host Denver on Saturday, looking to build on their 5-9 mark against the 8-7 Pioneers in college hoops action at KeyArena.
The Redhawks bring a 5-9 record (7-4 ATS) to this tilt against the 8-7 Pioneers, who are 5-8 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Seattle go 4-5 so far and the Pioneers go 5-6.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 181-ranked Redhawks and the No. 201-rated Pioneers in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 71-62 win for the Pioneers on Saturday.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Pioneers is ranked No. 348 in NCAA hoops at 25.7 per game. Contrast that with Seattle’s No. 8 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Seattle is the No. 72-ranked team in the country at 7.4 per game, while Denver rates No. 39 at 8.1 per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Denver owns the country's No. 25-rated mark, allowing 60 points per game on the highway. Seattle, on the other hand, rates No. 145 in scoring at home.
Denver was a 55-49 winner in their most recent outing on the road against Idaho. They covered the 3-point spread as underdogs. The Pioneers got 14 points from Chase Hallam as Denver ran past Idaho 55-49 on Thursday at Cowan Spectrum.
Seattle was an 83-82 loser in their most recent outing at home against New Mexico State. They covered the 3.5-point spread as underdogs. Clarence Trent scored 15 points in a futile effort to lead the Redhawks to a win (they lost 83-82 to New Mexico State at KeyArena on Thursday).
Denver Pioneers Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 3-5
After a win are 6-4
Seattle Redhawks Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 0-2
After a loss are 5-5
A few Pioneers at Redhawks trends to consider:
Denver is 2-5 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
Denver is 3-9 SU in its last 12 games on the road
Seattle is 12-5 SU in its last 17 games at home
Seattle is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games at home
Seattle is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
Denver home to San Jose State, Thursday, January 17
Seattle at Texas-Arlington, Thursday, January 17