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Northeastern Huskies vs West Virginia Mountaineers 12/29/2020 NCAAB Previews, Odds & Analysis
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Northeastern Huskies vs West Virginia Mountaineers 12/29/2020 – The West Virginia Mountaineers just got their four-game winning streak snapped and will head to their next matchup aiming to get back into their winning rhythm. They will be playing hosts to the struggling Northeastern Huskies this coming December 29, Saturday and it will be held in the closed-doors of the Dickies Arena at Fort Worth, Texas. ESPN+ will be the official broadcast partner for the match and will be putting the same feed through SofaScore for those who prefer to watch via online live stream. This is going to be a blowout win for West Virginia Mountaineers as seen by College Basketball Odds against the Northeastern Huskies.
Northeastern Huskies vs West Virginia Mountaineers 12/29/2020
The Northeastern Huskies have already played five games into this season and only won once. They are coming into this match against the West Virginia Mountaineers trying to shake a three-game losing streak. They lost to teams like the Syracuse Orange, Old Dominion Monarchs and the latest were the Georgia Bulldogs by 18 points, 58-76. Tyson Walker was the best scorer with 19 points along with six assists and three triples while Jahmyl Telfort chipped in with 15 with four three-pointers. Other than that, the Huskies need to dig deep for point production to help their one-two punch.
Players to Watch: T. Walker G (GP 5 MIN 31.2 PTS 17 REB 2.2 AST 5.6 STL 2.2 BLK 0 TO 3 FG% 43.9 FT% 82.4 3PT% 35), J. Telfort G (GP 4 MIN 27 PTS 13.8 REB 2.3 AST 1.5 STL 0.5 BLK 0.3 TO 3.3 FG% 56.7 FT% 73.3 3PT% 71.4), J. Strong F (GP 5 MIN 29.2 PTS 9.2 REB 4.2 AST 1 STL 0.4 BLK 0.2 TO 1.8 FG% 42.9 FT% 100 3PT% 29.2).
West Virginia Mountaineers
The West Virginia Mountaineers just tasted their second loss of the season against the Kansas Jayhawks, 65-79. That tough break made them slip a few places in the Top 25 to 9th ranked overall. It also snapped their four-game losing streak and this team is eager to get back at the horse after the slip-up. Against Kansas, Sean McNeil showed that he is NBA-ready providing his team with 24 points along with two rebounds and six three-pointers. Miles McBride had more production across the board with 19 points, five rebounds, and two assists. They would need more from Derek Culver who only had 8 points.
Players to Watch: M. McBride G (GP 9 MIN 32.9 PTS 15.4 REB 3.8 AST 4 STL 1.8 BLK 0.3 TO 1.4 FG% 44.6 FT% 79.4 3PT% 40), D. Culver F (GP 9 MIN 28 PTS 13.7 REB 10.6 AST 1.9 STL 0.7 BLK 1.2 TO 1.8 FG% 47.5 FT% 63 3PT% 0), S. McNeil G (GP 9 MIN 29.8 PTS 11.6 REB 2.1 AST 0.9 STL 0.3 BLK 0 TO 0.7 FG% 37.4 FT% 90 3PT% 36).
Northeastern Huskies vs West Virginia Mountaineers Betting Predictions
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Northeastern’s last 7 games.
West Virginia Mountaineers
West Virginia is 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
Northeastern Huskies vs West Virginia Mountaineers Betting Picks
The West Virginia Mountaineers are just going to be too strong and organized for the Northeastern Huskies to handle. Top Online Sportsbook has this game won by the Mountaineers on a wide margin and don’t be surprised if they win by as much as 20 points to make a statement.
Moneyline: The Huskies as the huge underdogs are given an ML of +1400 while the Mountaineers are at -2500.
Spread: It is a wide 17.5 points between both teams. Mountaineers sit on the -17.5 while the Huskies are on the far side with +17.5
Total: 135 points is the provided total for this match. Huskies will be the team over and the Mountaineers are under.
Score Prediction: 78-55, Mountaineers win.