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Rutgers Scarlet Knights vs Nebraska Cornhuskers 01/03/2020 Picks, Predictions and Previews
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Rutgers Scarlet Knights vs Nebraska Cornhuskers 01/03/2020 – The Big Ten Conference games will continue as Rutgers Scarlet Knights take on Nebraska Cornhuskers from Pinnacle Bank Arena in Lincoln, Nebraska. Rutgers are battling alongside the top teams with their overall 10-3 record. The Knights have split both their conference games and are all looking forward to getting past an easy Nebraska squad. The Cornhuskers have won just six of their 13 overall games and are 1-1 in conference play. College basketball sports betting has taken a toll as these teams clash on Friday.
Rutgers Scarlet Knights vs Nebraska Cornhuskers 01/03/2020
Rutgers Scarlet Knights
Rutgers Scarlet Knights is much better than their football team, the Knights did well from the start with their potential scoring squad. On average, Rutgers is scoring close to 74 points per game while restricting opponents close to 60 points per game. When it comes to assists, the Knights are touching close to 15 per game. In their last outing, they managed to defeat Caldwell Cougars with an impressive final score of 94-49.
Players to watch: R. Harper Jr. G (13 GP 26.3 MIN 11.8 PTS 6.1 REB 0.9 AST 1.2 STL 0.7 BLK 1.2 TO 45.6 FG% 64.3 FT% 28.6 3P%), G. Baker G (13 GP 30.5 MIN 11.4 PTS 2.5 REB 4 AST 1.8 STL 0.9 BLK 2.2 TO 40.1 FG% 84 FT% 25 3P%), A. Yeboah F (13 GP 21.4 MIN 9.8 PTS 4.3 REB 0.8 AST 0.5 STL 0.4 BLK 1.5 TO 46.7 FG% 73.5 FT% 45.7 3P%).
The Cornhuskers are not enjoying their season as they lost more than what they won. Nebraska’s biggest issue is its defensive strategy. Overall, they are surrendering close to 75 points per game to opponents while they are scoring the same average. There is no balance for Nebraska with its offense and defense. However, they managed to pull-off six wins this season. When it comes to assists, Nebraska is passing close to 15 per game.
Players to watch: H. Cheatham G (13 GP 33.4 MIN 13.1 PTS 4.5 REB 1.5 AST 0.9 STL 0.3 BLK 1.2 TO 53.4 FG% 68.5 FT% 31 3P%), C. Mack G (13 GP 34.8 MIN 12.8 PTS 4.7 REB 6.5 AST 1.5 STL 0.3 BLK 2.9 TO 43.6 FG% 59.3 FT% 36.7 3P%), D. Burke Jr. G (13 GP 28.1 MIN 12.7 PTS 4 REB 1.2 AST 1.5 STL 0.8 BLK 1.1 TO 40.1 FG% 56 FT% 35.2 3P%).
Rutgers Scarlet Knights vs Nebraska Cornhuskers Betting Predictions
Rutgers Scarlet Knights
Knights are 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games.
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Nebraska’s last 16 games.
Rutgers Scarlet Knights vs Nebraska Cornhuskers Betting Picks
There is no doubt that Rutgers will thrive on their strong defense to win this game. The Knights are equally doing well in scoring and the best college basketball betting sites have predicted Rutgers to win this game on the road.
Moneyline: The moneyline for Rutgers in this game is -162 and the moneyline for Nebraska is +148.
ATS: The Knights will have an ATS of -5 in this game and the Cornhuskers hold an ATS of +5.
Totals: The total will go over 141.5 for Rutgers and the total will go under 141.5 for Nebraska.
Score Prediction: 74-63, Rutgers Scarlet Knights.