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Saint Joseph Hawks vs Loyola-Chicago Ramblers 11/16/2019 Picks, Previews and Spread
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Saint Joseph Hawks vs Loyola-Chicago Ramblers 11/16/2019 – The Saint Joseph’s Hawks (2-1) will visit the Loyola-Chicago Ramblers (1-2) at the Joseph J. Gentile Arena in Chicago, Illinois, on Saturday, November 16, 2:00 PM ET. Loyola-Chicago is coming off a close, four-point loss against Coppin State while Saint Joseph’s outclassed the University of Connecticut by nine. However, NCAAB Point Spread Picks are favoring the home team Ramblers in their matchup against the Hawks. Meanwhile, Saint Joseph’s will seek to resume their winning ways to climb to the tournament ladder.
Saint Joseph Hawks vs Loyola-Chicago Ramblers 11/16/2019
Saint Joseph Hawks
Saint Joseph’s Hawks moved up to 2-1 win-loss with a big away victory over the University of Connecticut, 96-87. The Hawks led by as many as 27 in the first half and held off a spirited rally by the Huskies to secure the win. Ryan Daly scored a game-high 30 points with six three-point shots made in 36 minutes of action. He also grabbed eight rebounds, three assists and two steals. Rahmir Moore came off the bench to contribute 22 markers on 6-of-8 shooting from the field and 9-of-13 from the free-throw line. Myles Douglas added 18 and Taylor Funk finished with a double-double of 11 points and 11 rebounds. The victory against the Huskies helped the Hawks bounce back from a sorry 69-82 defeat the hands of Old Dominion on Sunday.
Players to watch: Ryan Daly (21.3 PPG, 8.7 RPG, 6 APG, 1.3 SPG); Rahmir Moore (13.7 PPG, 2 RPG, 0.7 APG, 1.3 SPG); Lorenzo Edwards (13.3 PPG, 7 RPG, 1.7 APG, 1.7 SPG, 1.7 BPG); Myles Douglas (13.3 PPG, 2.3 RPG, 1.3 APG, 0.7 SPG, 0.7 BPG).
After opening their campaign with a 34-point victory over UC Davis, the Ramblers succumbed to Furman (87-63) and Coppin State (76-72). The loss relegated Loyola-Chicago at second to the last place in the Missouri Valley Conference just ahead of 0-2 Indiana State. In their last game against Coppin State, Loyola-Chicago raced to an early lead but the Eagles overcome the deficit in the second half to steal the victory away from the Ramblers’ hands. Loyola-Chicago shot the ball well against Coppin State from the field with a 42.6% clip overall but they failed to connect on their long-range bombs. They only connected four of 21 attempts from the three-point area and was also miserable in free throws, missing 12 of 34 shots. Tate Hall came up with 23 points and six rebounds for the Ramblers in 38 minutes of action while Cameron Krutwig registered a double-double of 18 points, 12 rebounds and six assists. Lucas Williamson was limited to just eight points despite coming to the game with an average of 16 points per outing in two games.
Players to watch: Cameron Krutwig (13.7 PPG, 8 RPG, 7.3 APG, 1 SPG, 1 BPG); Tate Hall (13.7 PPG, 6.7 RPG, 2.3 APG, 2.7 SPG); Lucas Williamson (13 PPG, 4.3 RPG, 2.7 APG, 0.7 SPG); Marquise Kennedy (9 PPG, 3 RPG, 0.7 APG, 1.3 SPG).
Saint Joseph Hawks vs Loyola-Chicago Ramblers Betting Predictions
Saint Joseph’s Hawks
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Saint Joseph’s’ last 5 games.
Ramblers are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
Saint Joseph Hawks vs Loyola-Chicago Ramblers Betting Picks
The home team Ramblers are favored to win the encounter against the Hawks, College Basketball Odds stated. Cameron Krutwig must impose his will in the paint for Loyola-Chicago to stand a better chance of beating the high-scoring Saint Joseph’s. Lucas Williamson must also bounce back from a horrendous shooting night to help his team win against the Hawks. Meanwhile, Saint Joseph’s is expected to rely on their three-point shots to beat the Ramblers. Lorenzo Edwards and Taylor Funk will have their hands full against the 6-foot-9 Krutwig in the interior. The Hawks would look for Ryan Daly in the offense, particularly his sniping from the three-point area.
Moneyline: The Ramblers are favored in their showdown against the Hawks. Loyola-Chicago holds a moneyline of -310 compared to +250 by St Joseph’s.
ATS: Saint Joseph’s is coming to the game with a +7.5 across the spread as opposed to the -7.5 ATS by Loyola-Chicago .
Totals: The total for the game is 145.5 as the Hawks are seen to go over while the Ramblers are going under in this one.
Score Prediction: 76-70 Ramblers.