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Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs Kentucky Wildcats 12/12/2020 NCAAB Forecast, Tips & Odds
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs Kentucky Wildcats 12/12/2020 – These are both teams struggling and underachieving to start their season. It is the Notre Dame Fighting Irish going on the road to face the Kentucky Wildcats this Saturday, December 12. This game will be held inside the Rupp Arena at Central Bank Center in Lexington Kentucky. It will be another closed-door basketball game and fans can watch the game live on television at 12:00 p.m. Eastern Time. SofaScore will have the same feed and will put the game through online live streaming. According to College Basketball Lines, the Kentucky Wildcats are set to even up their win-loss record after this game with the Notre Dame Fighting Irish.
Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs Kentucky Wildcats 12/12/2020
Notre Dame Fighting Irish
It has been an up-and-down start for the Notre Dame Fighting Irish for this season. They lost their opening day game against the Michigan State Spartans by 10 points but managed to bounce back with an 8-point victory over the Detroit Mercy Titans afterward. Their latest match was with the Ohio State Buckeyes and they lost that match with a wide margin of 15 points. Prentiss Hubb had a great game doing 26 points, six rebounds, six assists, two steals, and five three-pointers. Nat Laszewski almost had a double-double of 17 points and nin rebounds while Dane Godwin had 16.
Players to Watch: P. Hubb G (GP 3 MIN 37.7 PTS 22.3 REB 5 AST 5.3 STL 1 BLK 0.3 TO 3.7 FG% 38.2 FT% 80 3PT% 43.3), N. Laszewski F (GP 3 MIN 35.7 PTS 15 REB 9.7 AST 0.3 STL 1 BLK 0 TO 1.3 FG% 62.5 FT% 64.3 3PT% 75), D. Goodwin G (GP 3 MIN 38.7 PTS 14.3 REB 7 AST 2.7 STL 1 BLK 0 TO 1.3 FG% 45.9 FT% 75 3PT% 30).
The Kentucky Wildcats after winning their opening game against the Moreland State Eagles went on a downward spiral and lost their next three matches. Teams that prevailed over the Wildcats were the Richmond Spiders, Kansas Jayhawks and the latest was with the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets. Kentucky lost their last match with a wide margin of 17 points, 62-79. Terrence Clarke was the best scorer for the team with 22 points while Brandon Bostn Jr was having an off night doing just only 11 points. Isaiah Jackson almost had a double-double of nine points and 12 rebounds.
Players to Watch: B. Boston Jr. G (GP 4 MIN 32.3 PTS 14.5 REB 6.8 AST 1 STL 1 BLK 0 TO 2.5 FG% 39.7 FT% 81.8 3PT% 16.7), T. Clarke G (GP 4 MIN 34.8 PTS 13.8 REB 4 AST 2.5 STL 1 BLK 0.3 TO 3.3 FG% 50 FT% 50 3PT% 25), O. Sarr F (GP 4 MIN 25.8 PTS 9.8 REB 5.8 AST 1 STL 0 BLK 1.3 TO 2 FG% 48.3 FT% 73.3 3PT% 0).
Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs Kentucky Wildcats Betting Predictions
Notre Dame Fighting Irish
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Notre Dame’s last 6 games.
Kentucky is 10-4 ATS in their last 14 games.
Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs Kentucky Wildcats Betting Picks
The Kentucky Wildcats are expected to snap their losing streak as they own the advantage in this matchup against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish as seen by Sportsbook. The Wildcats are poised for a strong comeback and expect them to win by a wide margin.
Moneyline: The Fighting Irish as the underdog is +246 on the ML while the Wildcats are given -274
Spread: Eight points is in between both teams for this game. Wildcats own the -8 while the Fighting Irish is at +8.
Total: It is 144 points that are expected for both squads to reach with the Fighting Irish going over and the Wildcats are under.
Score Prediction: 78-68, Wildcats wins.