Seton Hall vs. Providence - 1/22/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
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Providence Friars (11-8) at Seton Hall Pirates (14-4)
College Basketball: Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at 8:30 pm (Prudential Center)
The Line: Seton Hall Pirates -10 -- Over/Under: 136.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Providence Friars and Seton Hall Pirates meet Wednesday in college basketball action at the Prudential Center.
The Providence Friars look for a win after winning five of their last seven games. The Providence Friars are averaging 71.7 points on 40.8 percent shooting and allowing 66.5 points on 41.7 percent shooting. Alpha Diallo is averaging 14 points and 8.3 rebounds while David Duke is averaging 13 points and 4.3 rebounds. Luwane Pipkins is dishing 3.7 assists and Nate Watson is grabbing 4.3 rebounds. The Providence Friars are shooting 33.1 percent from beyond the arc and 66.7 percent from the free throw line. The Providence Friars are allowing 33.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 35.6 rebounds per game. The Providence Friars have lost three of their last five road games.
The Seton Hall Pirates look to build on their eight-game winning streak. The Seton Hall Pirates are averaging 75.6 points on 44.8 percent shooting and allowing 65.2 points on 39 percent shooting. Myles Powell is averaging 22.4 points and 2.3 assists while Quincy McKnight is averaging 11.4 points and 3.5 rebounds. Sandro Mamukelashvili is the third double-digit scorer and Jared Rhoden is grabbing 6.1 rebounds. The Seton Hall Pirates are shooting 34.1 percent from beyond the arc and 70.8 percent from the free throw line. The Seton Hall Pirates are allowing 30.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 35.4 rebounds per game. The Seton Hall Pirates have won five straight home games.
The Friars are 3-7 ATS in their last 10 road games, 2-5 ATS in their last 7 Wednesday games and 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games overall. The Pirates are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 home games and 18-6 ATS in their last 24 games overall. The over is 7-3 in Friars last 10 games following a ATS win. The under is 5-0-1 in Pirates last 6 home games.
There's a history of these games coming down to the wire and both sides get up for this game with a lot of these players knowing each other and growing up in the same areas. The Providence Friars are losing their last five games by an average of 1.8 points and shooting just 38 percent from the field. The Seton Hall Pirates are 13-5 ATS on the season and win at home by an average of 15.1 points while shooting 45.5 percent from the field. I'll play the trends in this contest and lay the big number with Seton Hall.