Villanova Wildcats vs Providence Friars 03/06/2021 – Villanova Wildcats are all set to take the road in this game to square-off against Providence Friars from Alumni Hall, Providence, Rhode Island. The Wildcats have proved their worth once again as they secured the top spot in the Big East play. Providence Friars had their struggle as they failed to get past most of their opponents. The Friars secured the eighth spot in the Big East play and they need to deal with the best team from the Big East. The NCAA basketball odds and predictions are up and running as the Wildcats look forward to dominating the Friars.
Villanova Wildcats vs Providence Friars 03/06/2021
|When:||Saturday, March 6, 2:30 PM ET|
|Where:||Alumni Hall, Providence, Rhode Island|
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— Providence MBB (@PCFriarsmbb) March 6, 2021
Villanova stayed ahead of Creighton Bluejays in the Big East play with their 11-3 conference record. Overall the Wildcats have dropped just four of their 20 games this season. In their last game, Villanova Wildcats took out the Bluejays with an impressive 72-60 final score. The Wildcats lost their previous game to Butler Bulldogs and now they are up against an easy Providence squad. Villanova has dominated the Big East play and they have won against their tough opponents. The Friars are not going to be a hard task for the Wildcats.
Players to watch: J. Robinson-Earl F (GP 19 MIN 33.8 PTS 15.5 REB 7.9 AST 1.7 STL 1.1 BLK 0.5 TO 1.7 FG% 49.4 FT% 77.8), C. Gillespie G (GP 19 MIN 34.4 PTS 14.4 REB 3.3 AST 4.7 STL 1 BLK 0 TO 1.6 FG% 42.4 FT% 83.3), J. Moore G (GP 19 MIN 33.8 PTS 12.8 REB 4.4 AST 2.9 STL 0.8 BLK 0.3 TO 1.6 FG% 42 FT% 76.1).
Providence Friars tried their best to make it past Georgetown, but they eventually failed. The Friars are holding an 8-10 conference record and are 12-12 with their overall performance. Providence struggled to make ends meet with their unbalanced offense and defensive unit. Providence is ahead of Butler Bulldogs, Marquette, and DePaul. In their last outing, they were unable to get past Saint John’s as they scored 67 and gave up 81 in return. Providence has plenty of room for improvement from both ends of their game.
Players to watch: D. Duke G (GP 23 MIN 37.2 PTS 17.2 REB 6.3 AST 5 STL 1.1 BLK 0.3 TO 3.2 FG% 39 FT% 80.9), N. Watson C (GP 23 MIN 31.9 PTS 16.6 REB 6.7 AST 0.7 STL 0.4 BLK 0.9 TO 1.3 FG% 59.8 FT% 66.7), A.J. Reeves G (GP 23 MIN 31.9 PTS 10.1 REB 3.7 AST 1.8 STL 0.9 BLK 0 TO 1.4 FG% 36 FT% 84).
Villanova Wildcats vs Providence Friars Betting Predictions
Villanova is 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games.
Wildcats are 14-3 SU in their last 17 games.
Villanova is 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games against Providence.
Villanova is 6-1 SU in their last 7 games against Providence.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Villanova’s last 5 games on the road.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Providence’s last 8 games against Villanova.
Providence is 12-3 SU in their last 15 games at home.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Providence’s last 5 games when playing at home against Villanova.
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Providence’s last 9 games played in March.
Providence is 1-4 SU in their last 5 games played on a Saturday.
Villanova Wildcats vs Providence Friars Betting Picks
A clear victory is set for Villanova Wildcats to win this game and cover the spread. Providence is no match for the mighty Wildcats, who are coming off an easy victory against the second-best team in the Big East. Back the Wildcats to win with the online sports betting odds in their favor.
Moneyline: The ML is in favor of the Wildcats at -181 while the Friars holding an ML of +164.
Spread: Look for a spread of -4.5 (-115) for Villanova and +4.5 (-110) for Providence.
Totals: The total is all set to go Over 137 (-110) for the Wildcats and the same will go Under for the Friars.
Score Prediction: 71-68, Wildcats win.