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Hofstra Pride vs Rutgers Scarlet Knights 11/29/2020 NCAAB Tips, Forecast & Analysis
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Hofstra Pride vs Rutgers Scarlet Knights 11/29/2020 – The Rutgers Scarlet Knights are off to a good start beating their first two opponents. They look to extend that into a winning streak as they host the Hofstra Pride this November 29, Sunday at the Rutgers Athletic Center in Piscataway, New Jersey. BTN will be putting the game on television at exactly 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time while the same feed will be given to SofaScore for the online live stream. The forecast of College Basketball Spreads is that the Rutgers Scarlet Knights will be spoiling the Hofstra Pride’s first game of the season and prevail with a double-digit margin.
Hofstra Pride vs Rutgers Scarlet Knights 11/29/2020
Hofstra Pride is about to make their debut against the Rutgers Scarlet Knights and they are going to have to bring their best to make it competitive for their opponents. This team is expected to finish at the top of the CAA and expectations are higher this year. They were about to make their season debut back on November 25 but the game got canceled as one of the Monmouth players got infected with Covid-19. They were having a great season last year but the celebration was cut short with the worldwide pandemic shutting down sports and this will be the first game of the team since March.
Players to watch: D. Buie G (GP 34 MIN 37.3 PTS 18.2 REB 3.7 AST 5.9 STL 2 BLK 0.1 TO 2.9 FG% 44.8 FT% 84.8 3PT% 41.7), E. Pemberton G (GP 34 MIN 36.3 PTS 17.6 REB 5.6 AST 1.9 STL 1.3 BLK 0.2 TO 1.7 FG% 44.8 FT% 85.4 3PT% 38), J. Ray G (GP 34 MIN 33 PTS 11.9 REB 2.9 AST 1.9 STL 1.2 BLK 0.1 TO 1.6 FG% 40.2 FT% 78.5 3PT% 39.7).
Rutgers Scarlet Knights
The Rutgers Scarlet Knights showcased in their first two games why they were given the 23rd best team ranking to start the season. On the first match, they matched up against the Sacred Heart Pioneers and won by a wide margin of 23 points. The Fairleigh Dickinson Knights were their second opponents and they also blew them away by 21 points, 96-75. Ron Harper Jr. looks like he is ready for the NBA as he led the team with 30 points along with five three-pointers, four rebounds, two assists, and two steals. Montez Mathis just had 15 points but Jacob Young emerged as the second-best scorer of the team with 24 points.
Players to Watch: R. Harper Jr. G (GP 2 MIN 31.5 PTS 24 REB 7 AST 2 STL 1 BLK 0.5 TO 0.5 FG% 58.8 FT% 60 3PT% 41.7), M. Mathis G (GP 2 MIN 30.5 PTS 16 REB 3 AST 3 STL 3 BLK 0 TO 2 FG% 51.9 FT% 40 3PT% 25), J. Young G (GP 2 MIN 30.5 PTS 14.5 REB 3.5 AST 7.5 STL 3 BLK 0 TO 3.5 FG% 54.2 FT% 50 3PT% 33.3).
Hofstra Pride vs Rutgers Scarlet Knights Betting Predictions
Hofstra is 12-1 ATS in their last 13 games.
Rutgers Scarlet Knights
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Rutgers’ last 6 games.
Hofstra Pride vs Rutgers Scarlet Knights Betting Picks
The Rutgers Scarlet Knights seemed to discover another scoring option outside Harper and Mathis with Young. That alone makes them a more dangerous team to match up with and Sportsbook has them as the heavy favorites against the Hofstra Pride.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Pride and Scarlet Knights for this game is -10,000.
Spread: A wide 15 points separate both teams across the spread with the Scarlet Knights owning the -15 while the Pride are on the far side with +15.
Total: The total for this game is at 145.5 points with the Pride going over and the Scarlet Knights are under.
Score Prediction: 83-64, Scarlet Knights win.