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William & Mary Tribe vs Oklahoma Sooners 11/18/2019 Predictions, Previews and Odds
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
William & Mary Tribe vs Oklahoma Sooners 11/18/2019 – A clash of two undefeated teams will take place on Lloyd Noble Center, Norman, Oklahoma when William & Mary Tribe (4-0) meets the Oklahoma Sooners (3-0) on Monday, November 18 by 7:00 pm ET. With both teams able to put on solid offense and defense, it will be interesting to bet and see who is winning the basketball game. What makes this matchup more intriguing is the impending head-to-head battle between forwards Nathan Knight of William & Mary and Kristian Doolitle of Oklahoma. Both players clocking in double-double averages in points and rebounds. Catch the action on live stream at SofaScore.
William & Mary Tribe vs Oklahoma Sooners 11/18/2019
William & Mary Tribe
The Tribe’s campaign this season is driven by their role players and their team’s impressive above 50% field goal percentage. Their scoring efficiency is always present even in the game where they just narrowly escaped Wofford Terriers (80-79). That was, in fact, their best shooting night so far, they sunk 31-of-55 shots from the field or 56.4% conversion. On the road, the William & Mary Tribe brings with them a 49.11 FG %, which means that their shot-making ability knows no home-court advantage.
Players to Watch: N. Knight F (18.5 PPG, 11.8 RPG, 2 BPG, 0.8 APG, 0.3 SPG), A. Van Vliet (17.3 PPG, 9.5 RPG, 1.3 SPG, 1 BPG 0.8 APG), T. Scott (12.8 PPG, 4.5 RPG. 4.5 APG, 0.3 BPG, 0.3 SPG)
The Sooners might have played one game less but they are well-equipped to keep their winning streak at the expense of the Tribe. Five Oklahoma players average double digits in scoring and while their field goal percentage is just at 43.6%, they exhibit a more dominant rebounding game averaging at 42.7 boards per night. In fact, when it comes to the total of rebounds grabbed this season, Mary & William have just 20 more even if they are one game ahead.
Players to Watch: A. Reaves (17 PPG, 4.3 RPG, 2.3 APG, 0.7 SPG), K. Doolittle (14.5 PPG, 13 RPG, 2.5 APG, 0.5 SPG), B. Manek (14.3 PPG, 7.3 RPG, 2 BPG, 1.7 APG, 0.7 SPG).
William & Mary Tribe vs Oklahoma Sooners Betting Predictions
William & Mary Tribe
William & Mary are 5-1 ATS in their past 6 games.
Sooners are 4-1 ATS in their past 5 games.
William & Mary Tribe vs Oklahoma Sooners Betting Picks
Best sport betting sites believe that the Oklahoma Sooners will emerge the winner here with a very small margin. Since both teams’ scoring capacity and stat totals are relatively close and the role players are very likely to cancel each others’ numbers, the slight edge is given to the team with a better rebounding output. Still, this game can go either way and the Tribe may well claim yet another road victory.
Moneyline: Betting on the Blue Raiders is a fair risk since the ATS is close. They are give a +115 while the Chanticleers are at -135.
ATS: Projected spread for the matchup is +12 for William & Mary and -12 for Oklahoma.
TOTALS: Both teams are predicted to reach a total of 146 with the Sooners going over.
Score Prediction: 77-76, Sooners.