Niagara Purple Eagles vs Eastern Michigan Eagles 12/08/2021 College Basketball Preview, Spread and Game Analysis

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Niagara Purple Eagles vs Eastern Michigan Eagles 12-08-2021 College Basketball Preview Spread and Game Analysis

Niagara Purple Eagles vs Eastern Michigan Eagles 12/08/2021 – The Niagara Purple Eagles are all set to take to the road to square off against the Eastern Michigan Eagles from Convocation Center in Ypsilanti, Michigan. The Purple Eagles are currently sitting at the ninth spot in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference. Niagara will enter this game riding a two-game losing skid. The Eagles are holding the same ninth position in the Mid-American Conference play. Eastern Michigan will look forward to building on their last success at home. The online basketball betting websites have a predicted winner based on the odds and betting lines of this exciting game.

Niagara Purple Eagles vs Eastern Michigan Eagles 12/08/2021

When: Wednesday, December 8, 7:00 PM ET
Where: Convocation Center, Ypsilanti, Michigan
TV: ESPN 3
Stream: Sofascore
Niagara Purple Eagles vs Eastern Michigan Eagles 12/08/2021
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Niagara Purple Eagles -1 (-105) 138 o (-110) -110
Eastern Michigan Eagles +1 (-115) 138 u (-110) -110
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Niagara Purple Eagles

The Niagara Purple Eagles are 0-2 in their conference play and are 3-5 with their overall record. The Purple Eagles dropped their last game against the Fairfield Stags with an 81-71 final score. Marcus Hammond is the leader in scoring with 17.8 points per game. From the rebounding department, Sam Lorio has taken the lead with 5.6 boards. Hammond is also the leader in assists with 3.8. The Purple Eagles are touching an average of 64.9 points per game and are shooting at 43.8 percent from the field.

Players to watch: M. Hammond G (GP 8, MIN 33.8, PTS 17.8, REB 4.4, AST 2.8, STL 0.6, BLK 0.4, TO 2.5, FG% 45.7, FT% 82.4, 3P% 35.3), J. Cintron F (GP 8, MIN 26.4, PTS 9.6, REB 4.1, AST 1.3, STL 2, BLK 0.4, TO 1.3, FG% 59.6, FT% 80, 3P% 62.5), S. Iorio F (GP 8, MIN 23.9, PTS 8.8, REB 5.6, AST 1.6, STL 0.8, BLK 0.5, TO 0.8, FG% 40.6, FT% 90.9, 3P% 30.8).

Eastern Michigan Eagles

The Eastern Michigan Eagles will enter this game with a 3-5 overall record. In their last outing, they managed to defeat the Northwood Timberwolves with a 79-57 final score. Noah Farrakhan has taken the lead in scoring with an average of 17.3 points per game. The second-leading scorer with 16.0 points is Monty Scott. When it comes to rebounds, Nate Scott has taken the lead with 5.2 boards. The Eagles are shooting at an average of 73.1 points per game.

Players to watch: N. Farrakhan G (GP 6, MIN 31.7, PTS 17.3, REB 4.3, AST 1.8, STL 0.8, BLK 0.2, TO 3.3, FG% 42, FT% 82.6, 3P% 45.8), M. Scott G (GP 8, MIN 31, PTS 16, REB 3, AST 2.9, STL 1.5, BLK 0, TO 2.8, FG% 53.5, FT% 40.9, 3P% 40.6), B. McBride G (GP 8, MIN 27.6, PTS 10.9, REB 3.1, AST 1, STL 0.6, BLK 0.1, TO 1.3, FG% 45.6, FT% 75, 3P% 36.4).

Niagara Purple Eagles vs Eastern Michigan Eagles Betting Predictions

Trends

Niagara Purple Eagles

Niagara are 9-3-1 ATS in their last 13 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Niagara’s last 6 games.
Niagara are 3-6 SU in their last 9 games.
Niagara are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games on the road.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Niagara’s last 5 games this season.

Eastern Michigan Eagles

Eastern Michigan are 6-3 ATS in their last 9 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Eastern Michigan’s last 7 games.
Eagles are 5-13 SU in their last 18 games.
Eastern Michigan are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games at home.
Eastern Michigan are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games this season.

Niagara Purple Eagles vs Eastern Michigan Eagles Betting Picks

Summary: Eastern Michigan has a better shot at winning this game against the struggling Purple Eagles. The basketball betting trends are in favor of Eastern Michigan to cover the spread with the help of their offense.

Moneyline: the ML allocated for Niagara is -110 and the ML allocated for Eastern Michigan is the same -110.

ATS: A spread of -1 (-105) is out for the Purple Eagles and a spread of +1 (-115) is out for Eastern Michigan.

Totals: Look for the total to go over 138 (-110) for Niagara and the same to under for Eastern Michigan.

Score Prediction: 73-70, Eastern Michigan Eagles win.