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North Dakota Fighting Hawks vs IPFW Mastodons 1/30/2020 Predictions, Preview and Spread
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
North Dakota Fighting Hawks vs IPFW Mastodons 1/30/2020 – The Purdue Fort Wayne Mastodons are on a four-game skid and they hope to turn things around as they host the North Dakota Fighting Hawks at home in the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum in Fort Wayne, Indiana this Thursday, January 30. SofaScore will have the game aired live via online streaming at 7:30 pm Eastern Time. North Dakota is heading to this game from back-to-back victories and they are seen by National Championship Basketball Odds as the underdogs against the Mastodons.
North Dakota Fighting Hawks vs IPFW Mastodons 1/30/2020
North Dakota Fighting Hawks
North Dakota Fighting Hawks won their last two games with the Denver Pioneers and the latest was a six-point victory over Western Illinois Leathernecks. Marlon Stewards had a strong night across the board with 23 points, 10 rebounds, six assists and two triples. Filip Rebraca provided the extra punch with 22 points and six rebounds. DeSean Allen-Eikens almost had a double-double with 17 points and nine rebounds while Kienan Walter chipped in with 15 points. This Fighting Hawks team are clicking and their core players are playing beautiful basketball. Against the Mastodons, they need production from their bench players to keep this game in striking distance for them to steal the victory on the road.
Players to watch: M. Stewart G (22 GP 32.7 MIN 17.5 PTS 5.5 REB 5.2 AST 0.7 STL 0.1 BLK 2.9 TO 42.1 FG% 80 FT% 39.3 3P%), F. Rebraca F (22 GP 31.9 MIN 13.6 PTS 9.5 REB 1.7 AST 0.5 STL 1.2 BLK 2.4 TO 59.4 FG% 69.7 FT% 20 3P%), D. Allen-Eikens G (22 GP 29.3 MIN 13.5 PTS 4.7 REB 1 AST 0.5 STL 0.3 BLK 2.1 TO 45.9 FG% 78.3 FT% 25.9 3P%).
The Mastodons suffered another setback by losing to the Nebraska Omaha Mavericks by four points. Jarred Godfrey is the best player for the team all season long and in their last game, he had 24 points, five assists and four rebounds. He got some help from Deonte Billups with 13 points, five rebounds, three assists and two steals while Matt Hobla contributed with 9 points and five rebounds. Other than that, Purdue didn’t get many from other players. Brian Patrick had an off night just doing 7 points, four rebounds and two assists but they need more from him in order to secure this win over the Fighting Hawks.
Players to watch: J. Godfrey G (22 GP 34 MIN 16.2 PTS 4.7 REB 3.4 AST 1 STL 0.3 BLK 3.2 TO 47 FG% 66.2 FT% 33.9 3P%), B. Patrick G (21 GP 26 MIN 13 PTS 4.2 REB 1 AST 0.6 STL 0.1 BLK 2.2 TO 45.8 FG% 77.4 FT% 37 3P%), M. Holba F (22 GP 26.6 MIN 8.1 PTS 4.1 REB 1.3 AST 0.8 STL 0.4 BLK 1.6 TO 38.8 FG% 75 FT% 33.3 3P%).
North Dakota Fighting Hawks vs IPFW Mastodons Betting Predictions
North Dakota Fighting Hawks
North Dakota is 0-6 ATS in their last 6 games.
IPFW is 3-7 ATS in their last 10 games.
North Dakota Fighting Hawks vs IPFW Mastodons Betting Picks
The North Dakota Fighting Hawks are on the short end here as seen by Top Online Sportsbook but they are riding momentum from their past games and could pull an upset if the Mastodons sleep on them.
Moneyline: The Mastodons are slightly favored to win this game and they are at -129 on the ML while the Fighting Hawks are +115.
Spread: Only three points across the spread separates both teams with the Fighting Hawks are at +3 while the Mastodons are -3.
Total: 145 points are the predicted total for this match with the Mastodons going under and the Fighting Hawks are over.
Score Prediction: 73-69, Mastodons.