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Nebraska Cornhuskers vs Rutgers Scarlet Knights 1/25/2020 Picks, Preview and Game Analysis
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Nebraska Cornhuskers vs Rutgers Scarlet Knights 1/25/2020 – The Nebraska Cornhuskers have been struggling and they are currently on a five-game losing streak. They will still be on the road and traveling to the Louis Brown, Athletic Center in Piscataway, New Jersey to battle the Rutgers Scarlet Knights. Big Ten Network will be airing the game live on television at 2 pm Eastern Time while Sofascore has the online live stream option. NCAAB Point Spread Picks sees the Scarlet Knights dominating this game over the Cornhuskers.
Nebraska Cornhuskers vs Rutgers Scarlet Knights 1/25/2020
It looks like the Nebraska Cornhuskers are on quicksand mode as they lost their last game against the Wisconsin Badgers by 14 points. The best player in that loss was Dachon Burke who had 20 points, eight rebounds and shot 10-of-14 from the floor. Kevin Cross came off the bench with 17 points and dropped three triples over Wisconsin. Cameron Mack had a tough night shooting 33% from the field and managed to finish with 14 points, seven rebounds and six assists while Thorir Thorbjarnarson had 12 points. Haanif Cheatham’s presence was not felt as he just shot 1-of-5 from the field.
Players to watch: C. Mack G (19 GP 35.5 MIN 13 PTS 4.7 REB 6.8 AST 1.2 STL 0.4 BLK 2.7 TO 40.6 FG% 58.7 FT% 32.6 3P%), H. Cheatham G (19 GP 32.5 MIN 12.2 PTS 3.8 REB 1.4 AST 0.9 STL 0.3 BLK 1.1 TO 48.6 FG% 63.4 FT% 35.3 3P%), D. Burke Jr. G (19 GP 28.5 MIN 12.2 PTS 4.2 REB 1.2 AST 1.4 STL 0.7 BLK 1.2 TO 40.9 FG% 54 FT% 28.4 3P%).
Rutgers Scarlet Knights
Rutgers Scarlet Knights are coming off a five-point loss against the Iowa Hawkeyes by five points, 80-85. Ron Harper Jr. had a fantastic night with 29 points, nine rebounds and seven assists while shooting an accurate 10-for-14 from the field. He got help from Akwasi Yeboah had 17 points and three triples while Myles Johnson finished with 10 points, four rebounds, four assists and three steals. Not much coming from other players as they fell short in this high scoring affair. They need Geo Baker to do more as he just shot 1-of-6 from the field.
Players to watch: R. Harper Jr. G (19 GP 27.5 MIN 12.7 PTS 6 REB 0.9 AST 0.9 STL 0.8 BLK 1.4 TO 45.7 FG% 73.5 FT% 31.3 3P%), G. Baker G (16 GP 28.8 MIN 10.3 PTS 2.4 REB 3.8 AST 1.6 STL 0.8 BLK 1.8 TO 38.1 FG% 77.8 FT% 23.4 3P%), A. Yeboah F (19 GP 22.1 MIN 9.5 PTS 4.4 REB 0.8 AST 0.6 STL 0.4 BLK 1.3 TO 44.1 FG% 72.1 FT% 37.1 3P%).
Nebraska Cornhuskers vs Rutgers Scarlet Knights Betting Predictions
Nebraska is 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
Rutgers Scarlet Knights
Rutgers is 10-0 ATS in their last 10 games.
Nebraska Cornhuskers vs Rutgers Scarlet Knights Betting Picks
It is seen by Top Online Sportsbook that the Cornhuskers will be losing this game by a blowout. Ron Harper Jr is proving that he is a prime draft prospect as he has been snubbed lately. Expect him to make a good push in performance in the next couple of weeks.
Moneyline: The ML given for the Cornhuskers if they win is at a wide +733 while the Scarlet Knights are given -1150.
Spread: It is a very wide 14 points across the spread with the Scarlet Knights at -14 while the Cornhuskers are on the far side with +14.
Total: Cornhuskers and Scarlet Knights are expected to reach a total of 139 points. Nebraska will be going over while Rutgers is under.
Score Prediction: 81-66, Scarlet Knights.