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Seton Hall Pirates vs Villanova Wildcats College Basketball Betting Preview

College basketball betting interest will be high on Monday when the Pirates of Seton Hall hit the hard court against the Wildcats of Villanova.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

Betting fans looking to back the Seton Hall Pirates before tip-off in this one found them as 14-point underdogs over at Bovada earlier.

Seton Hall Pirates vs Villanova Wildcats Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Villanova Wildcats are 17-1 so far on the season, and 12-6 ATS vs the number. The Seton Hall Pirates, meanwhile, are 12-5 and 7-9 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Villanova go 7-11 and the Seton Hall Pirates go 8-8 on betting totals.

This college basketball game matches up the No. 13 (Villanova) and the No. 54 (Seton Hall) teams in the league, according to our current NCAA basketball power rankings.

Statistical Matchup

Scoring and defensive stats point to some betting edges in this matchup. The game features Villanova's No. 64-ranked scoring average of 78.78 PPG, against a Seton Hall Pirates defense rated No. 98 and allowing 69.41 PPG. The Villanova Wildcats FG% has averaged 50.36% to date this season, more than the Seton Hall Pirates shooters have managed so far (46.9% per game).

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Seton Hall got 20 points from Desi Rodriguez but lost anyway, 65-61, to Providence on Saturday at Dunkin Donuts Center.

Villanova earned a 70-57 victory over St. John's on Saturday, getting 19 points from Donte DiVincenzo at Madison Square Garden.

Betting Trends
  • Seton Hall is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games
  • Seton Hall is 13-6 ATS in its last 19 games on the road
  • Seton Hall is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
  • Seton Hall is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games on the road
  • Villanova is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games
  • Villanova is 23-1 SU in its last 24 games
  • The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Villanova's last 6 games
  • Villanova is 6-1 ATS in its last 7 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Seton Hall home to St. John's, Sunday, January 22nd
Villanova at Providence, Saturday, January 21st