Virginia Commonwealth Rams face Boston College Eagles: NCAA basketball odds preview and stats
|Virginia Commonwealth||Boston College|
|10-3||December 31, 1969, 07:00 |||4-8|
The visiting Virginia Commonwealth Rams hope to send their backers to the pay window on Saturday as they look to cover the spread at Barclays Center against the Boston College Eagles.
The Eagles sit at 4-8 (2-8 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Rams are currently 10-3 (5-7 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Boston College is 7-3 OU, and Virginia Commonwealth is 3-8 OU.
View Virginia Commonwealth Rams vs Boston College Eagles Odds and Stats.
Bettors looking to side with Boston College in this one found them as 8.5-point underdogs earlier in the day. Watch for line moves and updates at Bovada before gametime.
This game matches up the No. 215 (Eagles) and the No. 21 (Rams) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank.
Last time out for Boston College, they were a 77-67 loser as they battled Auburn on the road. They failed to cover in the match as a 1.5-point favorite. Olivier Hanlan went off for 28 points and added 4 rebounds but it wasn't enough as Auburn handed Boston College a 77-67 defeat at Auburn Arena.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Boston College's No. 107 nationally ranked offense (75.17 points per game) against a Rams defense that sits as the No. 60 at 65.92 PPG. The Eagles have been averaging 45.83% from the field, more than the Rams have managed so far this season (42.51% on average).
A few Rams at Eagles trends to consider:
Virginia Commonwealth is 3-7 ATS in its last 10 games
Virginia Commonwealth is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
Boston College is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
Virginia Commonwealth home to Stony Brook, Friday, January 3rd
Boston College at Harvard, Wednesday, January 1st